CAM Resources

CNC Software offers a free Home Learning Edition of Mastercam 2020 that students can download on their laptops. Click here to download.


CNC Software is also offering some of their Mastercam University courses at no charge. Click here to learn more or click here to sign up.


In-House Solutions is offering free access to all of their curriculum through June. These are PDFs that can be downloaded and used in your online classroom. To obtain access, go to emastercam.com and click on "Sign up". Fill out the online form and then email us at info@firsteched.com with your Display Name and Email Address, so that we can contact
In-House Solutions to have them set up the account appropriately.


​CamInstructor offers a free Resource Hub that includes numerous free courses.
​Click
here for more information on how to sign up.

RESOURCES FOR ONLINE EDUCATION

Career Exploration Resources

EdgeFactor is offering family-friendly videos that showcase career pathways, teach soft skills. Students, parents, and teachers are all invited to watch and share these free videos. Instructors are can access selected free tools as well. Click here for more information.

Automation/Pneumatics Resources

SMC International is offering free 15-day access to their eLEARNING-200  product. This free review is meant to provide an opportunity for faculty to determine if this product will be able to meet their training needs. Click here to download enrollment instructions.

CAD Resources

SolidWorks offers a free 60-day license that your students can load on their laptop computers.
​Click 
here to download.


SolidWorks on Chromebooks - We realize many students are using Chromebooks to complete coursework at home. Students can use an online version of SolidWorks by visiting my.solidworks.com and clicking on "Try SolidWorks" at the top of the page. They
will need to click "Sign Up" and create an account. This will give students 10 hours of access to
the online version.

Automotive Resources

ConsuLab is offering a free 30 minute webinar each day at 1pm CT called "Distributed Learning: Teaching Automotive & Diesel in Isolation". This will NOT be a sales orientated webinar. Click here to download.


​Electude is offering free access to their online solution for the rest of the semester. Students and teachers can access the platform from any computer, desktop or smartphone. You can track student progress remotely and communicate with students within the platform. Their content includes Electric/Hybrid vehicles, Heavy Vehicle/Diesel Technology as well as Electude Engine Management Simulator. Electude is offering full support and training to help get you set up to use their platform. This free access is for new customers only.

Please contact our office for more information.