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Fox Valley Technical College offers a full array of specialized equipment and technology to benefit your organization. Specialized equipment includes, but is not limited to, the list below.
State-of-the-art technology that delivers factory-based automation training & seminars in the workplace.
Use the latest technologies and methods which includes the use of actual vehicles during the training process.
E-Learning Connect Room is a state-of-the-art classroom supporting flexible learning and meeting options. It can be rented for both half-day and full-day use.
FVTC's Fab Lab has an extensive variety of digital fabrication and prototyping equipment to address a broad range of ideas and requirements.
We provide industry expertise at FVTC in engineering and manufacturing who will help you make almost anything on specific technology needed for product prototyping.
Users also have access to the Fab Lab Referral Network, a group of regional specialists who mentor and assist innovators through the process of using the Fab Lab and the process of creating product prototypes. Their hands-on experience in our Fab Lab will help get you started.
We are able to create rapid, proof-of-concept prototyping so students/inventors/entrepreneurs can validate product designs and determine market viability.
Current Fab Lab equipment includes:
Laser Engraving Cutter
ShopBot® 4 x 8 CNC
CNC Bench-top Mill
Plastics Injection Molding & Finishing Equipment
Stratasys Rapid Prototyping Machine
Electronics Fab and Testing Equipment
Smarttech Interactive Whiteboard & Digitizer
Polycom Videoconferencing Bridge
Networked workstations and full suite of software tools supporting both open source and commercial IT environments
5 Cessna 172 SP
180 HP engine
110 Knots Cruise Speed
KAP140 2-Axis Autopilot
Bendix King Multi Function Display (MFD)
Dual KX-155 Nav/Comm
2 Beechcraft Duchess
180 HP per side
140 Knots Cruise Speed
Flight Training Devices (FTD)
Frasca Tru-Flite (Beechcraft Duchess Multi Engine FTD)
Frasca Mentor (C172 equipped with G1000 Avionics FTD)
Frasca 142 (C172 or Beechcraft Duchess FTD)
Frasca 141 (C172 FTD)
FVTC has expanded our health care simulation education and training to health care employers. With our ensemble of human patient simulators, we are able to bring employers the newest technology in human simulation. We can create simulated care experiences from basic assessment to complex multi-organ failure.
14 human patient simulators 8 hospital beds and observation/control rooms to monitor care
6 clinical settings that serve as fully-functional patient rooms
1 ambulance simulator, virtual human dissection table, high-tech phlebotomy lab and mock apartment to simulate common physical activities—all housed in a three-story facility
If you are interested in learning more about how to improve your employees’ clinical care and assessment skills or for competency-based training, contact Fox Valley Technical College today for a complimentary consultation visit. Let FVTC be part of your continuing education plan.
Through the use of fiber optic technology, classes are telecast live to multiple locations simultaneously with one instructor teaching to all sites from one originating site.
The Jones Dairy Farm Culinary Theatre at Fox Valley Technical College is Wisconsin's only culinary theatre and one of just a few in the United States. The theatre features tier-style seating for 120 people and panoramic vantage points for ideal cooking demonstrations. Numerous camera angles and zoom capabilities provide detailed views of various food preparation and cooking areas.
The FVTC Printing Technologies Education and Research Center houses state-of-the-art prepress, flexographic, and digital printing facilities.
Flexo - Corrugated
Workhorse Industries Corrugated Press/Die Cutter with 66" x 80" drum, chambered doctor blades, with 3-color, in-line rotary die cutter, and two infrared dryers
Flexo - Narrow Web
Mark Andy 2200 6-color, 7-inch Narrow Web Press with forced air drying and UV capabilities
Mark Andy P3 6-color, 10-inch Narrow Web Press with quick change/release decks, substrate caliper ranges of 2-14 pts, and variable repeats on the machine at 5.5" to 26"
Flexo - Wide Web
PCMC AVANTI 8-color, 50-inch Wide Web Press with central impression, gearless electronic, prints 1,000 fpm on tissue to board stock, extreme drying technology, multiple anilox rolls and print repeats
Weinig 931 & 960 Grinders and a 6-head Weinig Powermat 500 Moulder are used during hands-on training.
FVTC offers 35 soldering lab workstations.
FVTC has a vast array of expertise to help with applied manufacturing projects and problems targeted at improving productivity and strengthening the region's manufacturing economy.
The Fox Valley Technical College Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center in Oshkosh opened in January 2011 to help address the growing demand for skilled workers in the region. The 30,000 square-foot facility houses the latest technology for both workplace training opportunities and degree-related classes in welding and metal fabrication.
The Wisconsin Decision Driving Center (WDDC) at Fox Valley Technical College's Appleton, Wisconsin campus is one of the most unique and advanced driving centers in the nation.
Hands-on training and workshops are conducted on a specifically designed and controlled road course. Training is designed by safety engineers to mirror common emergency situations which can test a driver's abilities as well as a vehicle's capabilities. Drivers will get hands-on experience while training under safe, controlled conditions.
Contact us today to set-up a tour and receive a complimentary driving pass on the skid pad for a full or half day.
Fox Valley Technical College
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D.J. Bordini Center
5 N. Systems Drive
Appleton, WI 54914-1655
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