How to Book the Laser Cutter – Guide


You must complete two inductions each calendar year before booking in the Laser Cutter or any piece of equipment in the Makerspace:

  1. The Level 1 General Induction
  2. The Level 2 City Makerspaces induction

These inductions can be found embedded in your aligned Course Canvas site or via the Induction Catalogue:

Class Bookings

Class bookings are made by the tutor & technical staff. Please upload your files via the Print Submission Forms, specifying what time your class is under the ‘Your Booking Details’ section.

Individual Bookings

View the guide below:

How to Guide

1. Log in to the Equipment Booking System

2. Once logged in, change to Day View

3. Search for ‘laser cutter’ or change the filter type to ‘Makerspace Equipment’ and locate the laser cutter in the list of available items

Change the filter type to Makerspace Equipment

4. Select an available time slot, these slots are white

Select an available time slot
Check dates and times are correct, then hit save

5. Save your reservation – Green signifies that it is successfully booked

Save your reservation – it will change from blue (in cart) to green (successfully booked)

If you have any issues, please submit a technical ticket issue or see the University House Technical Staff in G03 for assistance

Submitting Your Files

Once you have booked the Laser Cutter, upload your files here, noting your booking time in the ‘Your Booking Details’ section:

Video – How to Guide: Booking System

Updated on January 16, 2023

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