FS102: Fusion 360 – Introduction to CAM
The Fusion 360 – Introduction to Parametric Modeling course provides you with an understanding of the parametric design philosophy using the Fusion 360 software. Through a hands-on, practice-intensive curriculum, you will learn the key skills and knowledge required to design models using the Fusion 360 software.
The Fusion 360 ‐ Introduction to Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) course provides you with an understanding of how to create CAM setups in Fusion 360, run toolpath simulations, and verify collision-free programs with stock simulation for running on your CNC.
- Goals from completing these sessions:
- Understanding the Autodesk Fusion 360 interface
- Creating, constraining, and dimensioning 2D sketches
- Creating and editing solid 3D features
- Creating and using construction features
- Working with parameters
- Manipulating the feature history of a design
- Documenting a design in drawings
- Creating CAM setups in Fusion 360 & using toolpaths
- Simulating and verifying collision-free programs
- Posting NC programs to run on your CNC Machine
This course is designed for experienced users of Fusion 360 CAD who wish to utilize the capabilities of Fusion 360 CAM.
Recommended to have taken MicroCAD course FS101
Prior knowledge of Fusion 360 CAD:
• Folder-level projects
• Part modeling
• Surface modeling
What you get
Students will get classroom access to the software and Autodesk Authorized Training courseware (these can be purchased in addition to the
training) and the knowledge to get started with Fusion 360.
The course length is a guideline. Course topics and duration may be modified by the instructor based upon the knowledge and skill level of the students. All courses will be taught on the most current release, depending on availability of courseware.