at MiraCosta College
As 3D printers become more common, scanners and the associated software also become more commonly used within the manufacturing and engineering industries. This course introduces students to reverse engineering through handheld scanners, the software used to recreate an object, and the process of evaluating and potentially redesigning the reproduced object.
This class can be taken individually, or as part of a larger certificate program. Find out more.SIGN UP NOW!
Tuition is FREE through the DOL funded America’s Promise Grant. NOTE: A $50 charge to cover administrative costs will be collected upon registration.
Hours of Instruction
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:00-9:00pm
Please see the events calendar for dates
Completion of enrollment documents. Students must be at least 15 years of age. We encourage students to have some CAD programming experience.
If you successfully complete a program under 50 hours, we can issue a certificate for $15.
This training is designed to help you move up within your current company, or to enhance your skill set for your next engineering or technician job.
Thomas Shivers is a Mechanical Engineer with 20 years of experience in management, design, quality, and stress analysis for both metal and composite structures that relate to OEM/MRO manufacturing, repair, new product development, and research & development. Most of his experience is in the aerospace/aviation industry with expertise in project engineering, design, testing, tooling, manufacturing and quality at places like Boeing, Pratt & Whitney, GKN Aerospace, and Rolls Royce Aerospace. Tom has worked with FAA/FAR Parts 145 (airframes), 138 (airframes), and 129 (aircraft engine components) for aviation repair organizations.
We offer information sessions for many of our job training programs. The information session offers you the opportunity to learn all about the programs in a relaxed environment.
Our instructors will be available at this time to answer all of your questions. Call us at 760.795.6820 to register.