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SolidProfessor and Hawk Ridge Systems Launch Strategic Partnership to Support the Evolving Needs of Engineers

SolidProfessor and Hawk Ridge Systems are partnering to help engineering teams maximize investments in technology and people.

January 25, 2021 | SolidProfessor

Why Students Should Take the Certified Onshape Associate Exam

Learn how CAD students and entry-level engineers can leverage the new Onshape Certified Associate program for academic and career advancement.

January 11, 2021 | Katie Huffman

How Your Students Can Take the Certified Onshape Associate Exam for Free — Just by Studying for It

Your students can take the Certified Onshape Associate exam for free by completing SolidProfessor’s Onshape certification prep course.

January 11, 2021 | Madie Norris Forcier

Learning from Everywhere: A Look Back at 2020 with SolidProfessor

Take a look back to discover 2020’s top CAM, BIM, and CAD tutorials, free engineering design resources, and more with SolidProfessor’s online learning platform.

January 8, 2021 | Claire Juozitis

SolidProfessor’s Most Popular Courses Used in Schools in 2020

Explore the most popular SolidProfessor CAD, CAM, and BIM courses, resources, and articles used by teachers in 2020.

December 31, 2020 | Madie Norris Forcier

The Top 7 Manufacturing Finishes for Sheet Metal Parts

Learn about the most effective sheet metal finishing options including anodizing, chem film, electroless nickel plating, bead blasting, and plating.

December 17, 2020 | Xometry

What is Autodesk Inventor?

Learn what Autodesk Inventor is used for and what makes the software unique.

December 11, 2020 | Zoe Metalios

5 Quick Autodesk Inventor Tips & Tricks to Improve Your Workflow

Becoming an Autodesk Inventor pro is a lot simpler with better UI options and an efficient workspace.

December 11, 2020 | Claire Juozitis

Gear Up for the New Year with 30 Days of Free CAD Training for Your Business

Apply for the 2020 SolidProfessor Business Training Grant and get your engineering team free access to our online CAD training platform for 30 days.

December 3, 2020 | Claire Juozitis