Hands On Technology and Engineering


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Saturday 15th – Sunday 16th June 2019
Venue: Dubbo Christian School
Delegates attend one workshop for the two days.
Registration from 8:00 a.m. Saturday 15th June
Workshops Conclude 1:00 p.m. Sunday 16th June.

Choose one workshop from:

  • Autodesk Fusion 360,
  • Game design with Unity 3D,
  • Laser and Scroll saw Marquetry,
  • Control Technology,
  • Introduction to coding using Scratch.
  • River Pours – Playing with Recycled Timber and More
  • Digital Storytelling



Completing the Hands On Technology and Engineering course will contribute 10 hours of QTC Registered PD addressing 3.3.2, 3.4.2,5.1.2, 6.2.2, 6.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.


Fusion 360 is “the future of CAD”  go from introduction to expert over the day and half of training.  Free installation and use in education for schools and students.  Works identically on MAC and Windows so is ideal for BYOD.

Game Design with Unity. Learn from Australia’s premier trainers.  This software meets the needs of digital technologies curriculum and can be used in any subject to enhance learning.

Laser and Scroll Saw Marquetry teaches vacuum bagging and marquetry techniques for the 21st century.  Learn new techniques appropriate to Timber, Design and Tech or Technology Mandatory.

Digital Story Telling is presented by Adobe and utilises software to develop digital products.  Suitable for any subject in the curriculum.

Control Technology introduces SIMPLE computer programming of physical devices.  These devices are specifically designed for schools and were developed for a nationally funded project by the iTE and Don’t Panic with help from Intellecta Technologies.

SCRATCH is a great introduction to computer programming.  Perfect for Primary or lower secondary.  Staff and Students get a gentle introduction to coding and have a great time.

River Pours – Playing with Recycled Timber and More will give you all the Tips & Tricks and correct products to create River Pours and more. You will gain Tips & Tricks on how to take very ordinary pieces of timber from fence palings to slab timber and turn them into one-off masterpieces.