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Welcome to EAA SOLIDWORKS University! EAA launched this member benefit at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018 and nearly 400 student sessions were logged! Below are the tutorials offered at launch.

We invite you to join us for EAA SOLIDWORKS University at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2021! We offer practical, aviation-specific training content to help you explore SOLIDWORKS, instructor-led and self-paced sessions, headsets to enhance the learning experience in the ever-popular EAA Innovation Showcase tent, and 3D printers to demo one fabrication application of SOLIDWORKS.

Experience: 10 workstations | 4 instructor-led Beginner, 2 instructor-led Intermediate, and 4 Open Lab self-guided sessions per day | 2 SOLIDWORKS support volunteers per session



Beginner – 9 and 10 a.m., 1 and 2 p.m. (Instructor Led)
Intermediate – 11 a.m., 3 p.m. (Instructor Led)
Open Lab - 12 and 4 p.m. (Self–paced)


Open Lab - 9 5 p.m., reserved in 1-hour slots (Self-paced)

Location: EAA Innovation Showcase at Aviation Gateway Park

Signup:Sign-up online now or during EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2021 at any SOLIDWORKS booth (EAA Aviation Museum main floor, Homebuilders Hangar, EAA Member Center)



If you need assistance on a tutorial, please visit the EAA Forums to post a question.

Quick Start

Tutorial - Modeling an Aircraft Instrument Panel

Tutorial - Modeling an Airfoil

Tutorial - Modeling an Airframe

Tutorial - Modeling an Exhaust Fairing

Tutorial - Assembling Pushrod Control Linkage


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