Foundations of 3D Printing - AMUG


In conjunction with AMUG, UL is offering the first course in our multi-tiered professional certification program, UL’s Foundations of 3D Printing Workshop. This course is a discussion-oriented session in which participants receive comprehensive introductory knowledge of the 3D printing industry. Covering terms and definitions, software and hardware as well as discussing applications and case studies, you will begin to understand the benefits of 3D printing in a way that is relevant to your business needs.

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  • Identify the various 3D printing technologies & their benefits/limitations
  • Understand the hardware & software for 3D digital file management
  • Define the basic 3D printing process
  • Identify basic safety & quality considerations specific to 3D printing


  • Session 1:
    • Industry and Technology Overview
    • 3D Printing Process
  • Group Case Study
  • Session 2:
    • 3D Printing Market Segmentation
    • Benefits and Limitations
    • Quality and Safety Factors

Target Audience

This foundational course is for any business professional, engineer, or designer with a desire to learn about 3D printing and the Additive Manufacturing industry.

Proficiency Exam

Upon completion of this course students will receive a certificate of completion. Students who have completed the course will also be eligible to complete a proficiency exam (included with registration). Upon successful completion of the exam, students will receive a certificate of proficiency which will be required for UL’s Additive Manufacturing Professional Certification Program.

The course exam is administered online and will be available at any time following the completion of the course. Students will have up to 2 years to complete the exam after successful completion of the course.

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Time Requirement


Instructor-Led and Web-based exam 8:00am - 12:00pm local time

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