How to Fully Utilize the Value of the SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE® in Education

We all want to see our students succeed. Yet, the engineering and design industries are becoming increasingly competitive. 

So, how do we set up our classrooms to encourage creativity and innovation, while equipping students with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in the areas they’re passionate about? With the SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE®, you can do all that and more. 



The 3DEXPERIENCE® platform is a collaborative environment that empowers your students to innovate and create products and services using virtual experiences. It focuses on ease-of-use to allow your future engineers, designers, and other technology professionals to take advantage of 3D printing by bringing their designs to life in the classroom. With SOLIDWORKS, students can create, simulate, publish, and manage data with products that work together to produce outstanding results.

Technical Training Aids’ long-standing partnership with SOLIDWORKS helps connect education professionals like you to the tools and resources to help your students succeed. 

In an era when virtual classrooms have become even more helpful, 3DEXPERIENCE® combines all the components of the industry-leading SOLIDWORKS® 3D CAD solution in a single cloud-based platform. Its offerings allow students to innovate, collaborate, and create incredible designs anytime, anywhere, from any device — including Macs and mobile devices. You can access all aspects of the 3DEXPERIENCE® through the cloud with zero installation and no extra IT efforts. 

To request a SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE® quote, fill out this form! 


How Does SOLIDWORKS Benefit Classroom Education?

One of the primary benefits of working with the SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE® is the certification that comes with that experience. If you have students who are passionate about engineering, design, drafting, or other career & technical education programs, these certifications will get them one step closer to their dream job! 

The SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE® also encourages collaboration between your students. Multiple students across multiple classrooms can work together in real-time on projects. Some of the ways our current SOLIDWORKS customers utilize the collaborative features include:

  • Working with students who attend school from home
  • Collaborate with other departments on special projects
  • Partner with other schools to expand their students’ horizons

Besides certifications, SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE® offers student licenses, helpful certification prep, computer-aided manufacturing, and connection to a community of fellow students interested in engineering and design! 

You also receive double your access to SOLIDWORKS Student Premium, double your certifications, and double your access to MySolidWorks Professional for Students. 



When looking for a 3D CAD software or engineering design software solution for their classroom, one of the biggest concerns among teachers is their unfamiliarity with the product. However, with the SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE®, we offer easy-to-follow online training courses and tutorials. These programs ensure teachers’ familiarity with how to use and teach successfully with this amazingly powerful tool.

Every purchase of SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE® includes teaching tools and all-inclusive resources so you can teach your students with confidence! Utilizing this software provides pathways to help students step into their dream careers, inspiring young creators in a collaborative and empowering environment. To be sure, it’s a valuable tool for teachers too, since SOLIDWORKS instructors are also in high demand at institutions around the world.



Having a support system in place is irreplaceable when dealing with these complex products. TTA is your local Preferred Education Provider for SOLIDWORKS, and have been a partner with them for years, so we know the ins and outs of each product and can confidently make a recommendation for your school! You will have access to a local representative who will walk you through the entire process and always be available to answer any and every question! 

To request a SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE® quote, fill out this form. To get in touch with a local representative, click here!