Becoming an STM

Mandatory Safety Training

Before being granted machinery access, students need to complete the following safety training prior to in-person training:

  • Shop Safety (Hand and Power Tool Safety)
  • Machine Shop Orientation: Part 1 (Self Study)
  • PPE Course
  • General Safety Orientation Course

Follow the link to register for these trainings:

On the left side “Training” / “Course Directory” (copy of page below).
These 4 courses listed below must be completed and then a “Certificate of Completion” for each course must be sent to Gene Woten (

From there, please attend in-person Training with Gene Woten in Synergy Park North:

In-person training schedule:

  • Wednesdays, Thursdays: 2-6 PM
  • The training sessions are handled on a walk-in basis.