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How to Learn CAM Software

Our expert and friendly trainers can help you to develop your CAM & manufacturing software skills in a hands-on classroom environment.

The training courses we offer can benefit everybody, from complete beginners right through to experienced CAD users. We also offer online learning content for SOLIDWORKS, available through your MySolidSolutions account.

Find out more about our CAM & Manufacturing training courses below and book your next course today.

What training courses are available for Manufacturing?

At a glance, we run SOLIDWORKS-certified manufacturing partner product training courses for SOLIDWORKS CAM, SolidCAM, SWOOD and SigmaNEST.

SOLIDWORKS CAM and SolidCAM provide seamless single-window integration and full associativity with the SOLIDWORKS design model - you never have to leave the SOLIDWORKS window.

SWOOD CAM manages NC machines dedicated to woodworking and their technologies.

SigmaNEST allows manufacturers of all types and sizes to drive all major fabrication equipment with a single programming solution.

We also offer training courses for additive manufacturing, so you can learn to get the best 3D prints.

Select a course below to find out more information about each training course, including a full training agenda.

How do I book CAM Training?

You can reserve your place on any of our SOLIDWORKS or Manufacturing training courses for free via our course schedule.

Simply find the course you'd like to attend and click 'Book Now' and complete your registration.

Your account manager will be in touch to discuss your requirements and arrange payment. Alternatively you can give us a call on 01926 333777 and book your course today!

Do CAM courses count towards my CPD?

Yes! All of our classroom and virtual courses are CPD-accredited, meaning you are guaranteed to progress in your professional development.

What is a SolidCAM Passport?

A SolidCAM Passport is a separate passport to Silver, Gold, or Platinum training passports and offers you access to our range of SolidCAM training courses and development plan in one single purchase.

These passports allow you to make massive savings on training, compared to purchasing multiple courses one at a time.

Separate passports are available for SOLIDWORKS CAD & SolidCAM, depending on your design & manufacturing needs.

Explore Manufacturing Training Courses

The training courses we offer can benefit everybody, from complete beginners right through to experienced CAD/CAM users. Explore all of our courses below, and click on each to learn more about them and book your next course!
  • SolidCAM
  • Sigma
  • CAMWorks
  • 3D Printing
  • All
  • SolidCAM
  • Sigma
  • CAMWorks
  • 3D Printing
  • All
1 Day
3D Printing with SLA
Learn how to operate Formlabs SLA printers and optimise your setup for the best 3D print.
1 Day
3D Printing with FDM
Learn to prepare and print with FDM printers, and apply finishing touches to the printed models.
1 Day
Design for Additive Manufacture
Build on the SOLIDWORKS Essentials course with techniques to design for 3D printing.
2 Days
CAD Essentials for CAM Users
This no-nonsense course teaches you exactly the skills you need to use CAM software effectively.
2 Days
SolidCAM 2.5D CNC Milling
Introduction to the basic concepts of 2.5D machining and interface of SolidCAM for efficient manufacture.
1 Day
Introduction to the basics of the programming 2.5D parts with pocket, drill, and edge deburring recognition.
2 Days
SolidCAM 3D High Speed Milling
Learn the fundamental skills required to perform 3D High Speed Milling in SolidCAM.
1 Day
SolidCAM iMachining
Learn the basics of the SolidCAM iMachining module and program manufacturing processes.
1 Day
SolidCAM High Speed Surfacing
This course builds on the SolidCAM module HSR/HSM basics to add further control of your programming.
1 Day
SolidCAM 4-Axis Machining
SolidCAM 4-Axis machining makes the most of 3-axis machines with simultaneous rotary capabilities.
1 Day
SolidCAM 5-Axis Machining
Develop your skills for complete control over all aspects of tool path and collision checking.
1 Day
SolidCAM Turning
Introduction to basic concepts of turning and interface of SolidCAM for efficient manufacturing.
1 Day
SolidCAM Advanced Mill-Turn
Discover more complex techniques involved with turning and further your knowledge of SolidCAM.
3 Days
SWOOD Design
Learn how to develop furniture designs and build an intelligent library of panels, frames, connectors, and boxes.
2 Days
Prepare parts for manufacture with a range of different machining operations in SWOOD CAM.
2 Days
Discover nesting procedures, importing and editing files, as well as advanced nesting options.
2 Days
A comprehensive introduction to SOLIDWORKS CAM and the basic principles behind Milling and the Tech DB.
2 Days
This course expands your CAM abilities to work with assembly files and Volumill for complex 3D shapes.
2 Days
CAMWorks 3 Axis
Build on the SOLIDWORKS CAM training course and delve deeper into 3-axis toolpath generation.
2 Days
CAMWorks 4 & 5 Axis
Building on the CAMWorks courses, we'll introduce you to techniques used in simultaneous 5 axis machining.
2 Days
CAMWorks Mill-Turn
Learn how to setup and use features for a mill-turn setup and combine milling and turning within CAMWorks.
Bespoke Training
Need something a little different? We can build courses to suit the requirements of your teams and industry challenges.

Discover Training Passports


Manufacturing Bundle

Make savings on SolidCAM Manufacturing Training Courses


34 Training Days Bundle

Savings on SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD, Visualisation & Simulation Training


38 Training Days Bundle

Silver Passport benefits plus access to Advanced Training Courses


Unlimited Training Days Bundle

Savings across all SOLIDWORKS Training Courses

A Training Passport offers you a comprehensive training and development plan in one single purchase. These Passports allow you to make massive savings on training, compared to purchasing multiple courses one at a time.

SolidCAM Passport Courses


Please Note:
SolidCAM passport holders will be entitled to all courses in the SolidCAM Passport matrix, regardless of the SolidCAM License & Modules they operate. This will offer future value should they upgrade or simply want to evaluate the functionality offered by a higher product.

Manufacturing Course Locations

We run certified CAM & Manufacturing software training courses both online and at a variety of locations across the UK and Ireland.

Go Beyond Training


Register for insightful live webinars and develop your knowledge of the industry and developing technologies.

Customers with active subscriptions gain access to exclusive CAD training sessions led by industry experts.


Supplement your learning with our complimentary SOLIDWORKS training resources.

Download your certificate, view your eBook training manual and download SOLIDWORKS training files.


The Dassault Systèmes certification program is a great way to test your CAD skills and expand your CV.

Active SOLIDWORKS subscriptions provide further learning opportunities and free exam vouchers.


Follow along with our online video tutorials and to enhance and practise your SOLIDWORKS skills.

Search our vast array of training content including webinar recordings, tutorials, and tips & tricks videos.

Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get SOLIDWORKS certifications?

Every license of SOLIDWORKS on subscription comes with complimentary exam vouchers so you can get certified. Learn more about the series of exams on our dedicated SOLIDWORKS Certifications page.

Book your next course to continue your journey to becoming a certified SOLIDWORKS expert or click here to learn how to access your SOLIDWORKS certification exam codes.

Where are your Manufacturing training classrooms?

We have a variety of classrooms across the UK and Ireland where you can learn SOLIDWORKS, CAM, and Manufacturing software. Check out our SOLIDWORKS Training locations here and find a venue near you.

Our virtual classrooms can be accessed by anyone, anywhere. So in the unlikely event that there isn't a classroom nearby, or you'd prefer to attend remotely, then check out our online SOLIDWORKS training courses.

How much does SOLIDWORKS Training Cost?
The cost for SOLIDWORKS training can vary depending on your needs. Fill out the form opposite or speak to our team to get a personalised quote today.
I can no longer attend my SOLIDWORKS training course, what is the cancellation process?

Get in touch with our team as soon as you are able to. Give us a call on 01926 333777 or email and we can assist you.

Take a look at our Training Course Schedule as you may be able to rearrange to attend an alternative date for your chosen course.

Is there a cancellation fee?

Our courses offer free cancellation providing the cancellation occurs outside of the fourteen days before the course start date.

Please refer to the Terms & Conditions for full information surrounding cancellations & fees.

If you do need to rearrange or cancel your booking, then please get in touch with the team as soon as possible on 01926 333777 or via

Get a Price for Manufacturing Training

Enhance your skills and advance your career with our professional CAM & Manufacturing training courses, delivered by our qualified and friendly SOLIDWORKS trainers.

Please fill in the form below to enquire about SOLIDWORKS training today and one of our team will be in touch to discuss your specific requirements. Alternatively, give us a call on 01926 333777 or email

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