Event Details

This course provides students with an overview of basic operation of the Laguna CNC router. Students are expected to have an understanding of Computer Aided Design (CAD), especially within Fusion 360. The training will begin with Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) within Fusion 360. Students will be guided through the processes programming the manufacturing process in CAM followed by step-by-step instruction for safe operation of the CNC router.

There will be a video presentation covering foundational concepts and history related to CNC technology, that students are required to watch prior to the first session. It will be sent with your registration confirmation. You'll need to be familiar with its content during a discussion at the first in-person session.

  • Session 1: Introduction to Digital Manufacturing - **Online Video - Pre-watch at home**
  • Session 2: Autodesk Fusion 360: Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
  • Session 3: CAM Continued & Laguna SmartShop M Setup & Operation
  • Session 4: Laguna SmartShop M Setup & Operation Continued

Please note: this training has the prerequisite of the Wood Shop Training and therefore attendees will need to be approved by Generator to ensure they've previously taken the required training.


  • Apr 15, 2024

  • Apr 22, 2024

  • Apr 29, 2024

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Day 1 - Autodesk Fusion 360: Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM)


  • Casey Thomas

    Casey Thomas


    A generator member since moving to Vermont in 2018, Casey is a life long maker with a passion for creating, building, crafting and making. As the son of a carpenter Casey has been around wood working his entire life, working to spend as much time in the wood shop during all levels of his education and beyond. From the closet turned wood shop in his kindergarten classroom to the well appointed wood shop on his college campus, Casey has always felt at home making sawdust. After studying engineering for a semester Casey switched directions and went on to study graphic design. Casey currently works as Art Director for a local Burlington brand.

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CNC Router Training
Standard Price $425
CNC Router Training (Member Only)
Member Price $382.50


40 Sears Ln

Sears Lane 40
Burlington, Vermont

If you have any questions please contact Sam Graulty

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