Precision Manufacturing Bootcamp Starts June 20   APPLY NOW

Modern Manufacturing Bootcamp

Hands-on training to fast-track a great career in precision manufacturing, here on the Central Coast.

Starts June 12, 2023

$299 | Apply by May 27, 2023


Women in Manufacturing Scholarship

$99 registration and $500 scholarship

upon completion of the bootcamp!

Get Upskilled for a Rewarding New Career


Build and fly a drone

Build and program a robotic arm

Wire a remote control car

Learn 3D printing

Do you love to build things, craft things, and work with your hands?

Did you know there are great companies right here on the Central Coast looking to hire people like you? In just 7 weeks, you can qualify for a job in a growing field that can pay the bills and offer upward mobility. This part-time, hands-on training program will teach you the skills to work in the exciting field of cutting-edge manufacturing.

You’ll learn important skills through fun activities that may include building and flying a drone, 3D printing, building and programming a robot arm, and wiring a remote control car. 

SLO Partners will also help successful graduates gain the opportunity to work in the manufacturing industry on the Central Coast. Apply today!

Women in Manufacturing Scholarship

$99 registration and
$500 scholarship

upon completion of the bootcamp!

3 Steps to Your Next Career


for the 7-week bootcamp


the bootcamp


What You’ll Learn

  • Circuitry and electronic schematics
  • Electronic programming
  • Soldering and heat shrink connections
  • Product Testing and problem solving
  • Industry-related print reading
  • And more

What You’ll Do

Build and Fly a Drone!

  • Build a drone
  • Explore and test aerodynamic principles
  • Practice basic soldering and electronics
  • Program a flight controller

Build and Program a Robot Arm

  • Assemble and attach robotic components and attach motors and servo motors to parts
  • Program a robot to run autonomously

Electronic Wiring

  • Wire a remote control car! Assemble, solder and heat shrink connections, and test the car.
  • Practice basic circuitry, electronic schematics, and electronic programming

Soldering and Wiring

  • Solder electronic components together, to a PCB, and heat shrink soldered connections

3D Printing

  • Assemble a 3D printer and create a printed project with multiple components


    Do I need prior experience?

    Heck, no.

    What does it cost?

    $299 for the 7 week session

    Where and when?

    June 12 – July 27, 2023
    Mon – Thu 5:30-9:00pm
    San Luis Obispo Office of Education

    Our grads loved our program.

    Elizabeth McClellan

    Precision Manufacturing Student


    Precision Manufacturing Graduate

    Raymond Bishir

    Precision Manufacturing Student

    Lisa Bertinuson

    Precision Manufacturing Graduate

    “I enjoyed the opportunity to learn about and work with the equipment I would otherwise not have access to. The support of the SLO Partners’ staff and the skills I learned gave me access to a rewarding career path.”

    Carrie, Technician

    About SLO Partners

    Through modern bootcamp training programs specifically designed to fill the talent needs of local businesses, SLO Partners helps to bridge the gap between opportunities and reality for businesses and individuals on California’s Central Coast.

    Learn more about Upskilling with SLO Partners.


    Employer partners include:

    rantec manufacturing

    Take the Next Step

    Let’s do this. We’re ready to welcome you to your next career.

    Have questions? Contact us here.