Autodesk Education

Teach modern
machining workflows

Find the learning pathways and support to teach the advanced machining skills of the future and get students job ready.

Ready-to-use projects and learning pathways in machining

Modernize your curriculum to teach students industry-validated machining workflows.

Fusion 360 CAM for 2.5 Axis Milling Learning Pathway

Learn how to teach CAM machining and axis milling with ease using real-world projects.

Fusion 360 CAM for 3-Axis Milling Learning Pathway

Prepare students to create, optimize, and apply 3-axis toolpaths with Fusion 360.

"With Fusion 360 students were spending less time at the desks and more time on the machines."

– Jacob T. Tucker, CTE Instructor at Pasadena City College

Integrated machining solutions for Fusion 360

Explore the latest Fusion 360 features to get your students machining sooner with fewer mistakes and less waste.

Students looking at machine simulation inFusion 360 software


CNC simulation

Use machine simulation to develop students’ skills before they implement their programs on physical CNC machines.

Students working on Haas machine


Autodesk Haas driver

Connect Haas machines to Fusion 360, automatically add them to your library, and manage post processing.

Mazak machine


Mazak iConnect

Export Mazak-compatible files, connect to Mazak via MTConnect protocol, and use Mazak’s Smooth Project Manager.

Enrich your curriculum without a heavy lift

Get up to speed on teaching Autodesk Fusion 360 software quickly. Connect with an Autodesk Certified Instructor—at no cost to you. These credentialed professionals are recognized for their delivery, instructional skills, and product mastery needed to meet industry standards.


You’ll get high-quality, ready-to-use learning pathways and projects that make it easier to teach CAD/CAM/CAE and engineering concepts in new and innovative ways with Fusion 360.



This offer is available to secondary educators in the US and UK and to post-secondary educators in the US, UK, IN, DE, and JP who are teaching engineering, manufacturing, or machining. Requests are subject to availability, which is determined by Autodesk. Offer is fulfilled by an applicable Autodesk Learning Partner.

Free Autodesk software and/or cloud-based services are subject to acceptance of and compliance with the terms and conditions of the terms of use and/or other terms that accompany such software or cloud-based services.  Software and cloud-based services subject to an Educational license or subscription may be used by eligible users solely for Educational Purposes and shall not be used for commercial, professional or any other for-profit purposes.