IoT 3D Scanners

A 3D scanner that can produce digital plans accurate to less than 1/100 mm is bringing learning to life at the IoT’s Preston College site.

Ermal, Level 4 Engineering HNC

“The software we use is industry-leading.” Mechanical engineering student Ermal Sadiku enjoys the flexibility of his IoT course – and the real-world applications of his learning.   Ermal, who is studying a Level 4 HNC course at Nelson and Colne College, has the chance to use industry-leading computer-aided design (CAD) software as part of his work […]

Connor, Level 4 Engineering HNC

A potential promotion was the catalyst for Connor Short to enrol on the Level 4 Engineering HNC at Lancaster and Morecambe College.

Cameron, Engineering

Engineering student Cameron Hughes was so inspired by the 3D printers at the IoT’s Preston College site that he bought his own to use at home.

John, Engineering Programme Lead

John, who has worked in industry as a design engineer for many decades, said “sadly engineering is still male dominated – and that needs to change”.