Facilities and Technical Support
Latest Update: 15/01/21
Welcome back continuing students and welcome to our commencing students.
New Students: We will be running virtual workshop tours via this page during O week. Daily at 10am and 2pm from Monday 22nd Feb. to Friday 26th Feb. These will run for approx. 30mins will introduce you to our facilities and include a Q&A session. You can register for one of these sessions by coming back to this page after the 15th of Feb. and following the provided links.
Bureau: The Technical Team in order to support essential teaching and learning in the faculty will continue to run bureau services as outlined below in all our workshops.
HDR Candidates: Eligible HDR candidates can be approved for campus access by completing this form. If you have already been approved via the above form and would now like to request access to MADA workshops: Please complete the linked consultation form on the relevant workshop page below to make an appointment.
Note: dFab will not make appointments for access to laser cutters or 3d printers. This equipment will remain as part of the bureau service, in order to keep up with demand. Access can be requested for other equipment e.g: scanner, vac former, wire bender.
Key to the Level of Risk:
Low: General access no induction needed.
Medium: Induction and training required, followed by access during normal hours of operation with general staff supervision.
High: Induction and training required, followed by restricted access with constant staff supervision.
Very High: No student access. Technical staff only.
The risk banding for each workshop or studio is indicated under their headings above. Multiple risk bandings may apply in one workshop or studio depending on the equipment or processes being used in that area. For further information on specific inductions/ training for each area please follow the links to the relevant workshop or studio.