Soldering & Electronics 101

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Soldering & Electronics 101

Learn the basics of Soldering & Electronics

When and where

Date and time

Location

MakerLabs 780 East Cordova Street Vancouver, BC V6A 1M3 Canada

Map and directions

How to get there

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

About this event

A beginner-friendly introduction to electronics prototyping. Includes practical theory, tools, and techniques for working with circuits including an in depth tutorial session on soldering.

This class takes you through the process of rapid prototyping from concept to prototype. Topics include electronics theory, breadboard based wiring, schematic diagrams, and an introduction to hardware components. This class will also touch on how to integrate electronics with other forms of fabrication like woodworking.

Please note, due to COVID-19, the following measures are now in place for this class:

  • It is recommended that everyone sanitize their hands upon entering the building.

Prerequisite Class

None

Duration

3 hours

Project

Interactive LED circuit

FAQ

Is there an age limit to enter the event?

The minimum age for participants is 13 years old with a particpating guardian or 18 otherwise.  

What are my parking options at MakerLabs?

MakerLabs' parking lot is located on the east side of the building on the corner of Hawks Avenue and East Cordova Street.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email us at hello@makerlabs.com with any questions or concerns.

Can I sign up for the member rate?

If you sign up for a membership on the day of the class, you'll receive a refund for the difference between the general and membership class price.

How do I cancel or reschedule my class?

Refunds (minus Eventbrite fees), credits for future classes and orientations, or transferring a ticket to a future date, will only be provided if we are notified by email to hello@makerlabs.com at least 24 hours in advance of the class. For cancellation less than 24 hours before the class, we do not provide a refund, but we do offer a 50% credit towards a future class or orientation. No refunds or credits will be provided for no shows. If transferring a ticket to a future class date, students may only transfer their ticket once before forfeiting their original ticket, even if providing more than 24 hours notice.

What happens if I show up late?

Please arrive 15 minutes before the schedule start of the class so that it can start on time. Attendees arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be allowed in the class.