Spring 2020 – ME Student Access Machine Shop Safety Orientation Training
Registration process begins Monday, January 6, 2020
Registration and successful completion of our prerequisite, bCourse ME Student Access Machine Shop Orientation, MUST be completed by February 19, 2020
The “hands on” portion of the safety orientations will be offered from January 29, 2020 through March 20, 2020
The Mechanical Engineering Student Access Machine Shop is available for students who will be working on projects and research related to our academic mission (see the requirements listed below). First scheduling priority will be given to our supported undergraduate courses.
In order to use the ME Student Shop, students must complete our training course. Training in another shop or location does not qualify the individual to work in our shop.
If you’re interested in getting access to the Student Machine Shop and receiving the required training, please fill out the following form: ME Student Access Machine Shop Training Request Form
If approved for access to the Student Shop, you will receive a link to the required online safety training course. Once you have completed this course, you will need to visit the Student Machine Shop (1166 Etcheverry Hall) in order to sign up for the hands-on portion of the training. This training is only available at the beginning of each semester, and it consists of five hours of in shop instruction while covering safe work practices and machine tool competency. The five hours of safety orientation must be conducted within an eight-hour work day. Please refer above for safety training dates. Shop hours for sign-ups are 8:30-11:30 am and 1:00- 4:00 pm.
In order to use the facilities, you must be participating in one of the following:
- Class Projects:
- ME102B, ME103, ME110, ME122, ME130, ME135/235, BioE 192
- ME-sponsored MEng courses (ME faculty will need to supply list of eligible participants in advance)
- ME/NE/CEE Research Groups ($250/person charged to lab account)
- Extra-curricular student teams:
- FSAE, CalSol, HPV, SMV, PiE, Steel Bridge, etc.
Questions or concerns? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire further.