Bringing Industry 4.0 Into Your Classroom

Industry 4.0 is here. Get your students ready for big changes coming to manufacturing and engineering.

Advanced connectivity, analytics, human-machine interaction, and engineering innovations are reshaping our industry. The challenge? Equipping your students with the knowledge they need to engage with emerging technology and reimagined processes.

The modern manufacturing environment demands a unique set of skills—now’s the time to enhance your curriculum to cover the core principles of Industry 4.0.

We’ve put together this infographic to guide you in making manageable and meaningful changes in your classroom. Our goal is to help you prepare your students for tomorrow’s technology today so they stand out in a competitive job market.

This free, downloadable infographic includes:

Insights into the Fourth Industrial Revolution, its disruptive technologies, and the far-reaching impact it will have on the economy and job roles.

An overview of the essential skills needed in modern manufacturing environments. We explain why combining advanced technology with hands-on skills is integral to your students’ success.  

A list of key focus areas for your classroom, including advanced manufacturing techniques, intelligent digital technologies, and the importance of fostering a mindset of continuous improvement and lifelong learning.

The real-world benefits and applications of core Industry 4.0 technologies, including additive manufacturing, cloud computing, simulation and finite element analysis (FEA), artificial intelligence (AI), and augmented reality (AR).

How you can bring these skills, technologies, and values into your classroom without completely overhauling your teaching approach.

Complete this short form to download the free Bringing Industry 4.0 Into Your Classroom infographic. If you have any questions or would like personalized advice, get in touch with the SolidProfessor Team at (619) 269-8684.

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– Karcher Morris, Teaching Assistant and Ph.D. Candidate in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at UCSD

Who is SolidProfessor?

Just like you, SolidProfessor is passionate about educating the next generation of engineers. Through our online engineering training courses, we help students and teachers familiarize themselves with the engineering design practices used in the industry today.

Workforce readiness

SolidProfessor turns engineering theory into reality, challenging students to dive into the software and start designing. With SolidProfessor, students can

  • Achieve industry certifications
  • Earn technical certificates
  • Start building their resume

Flexible curriculum

With SolidProfessor, students can learn about engineering design anytime, anywhere. This flexibility gives educators the option to

  • Incorporate videos into the classroom
  • Assign videos to watch at home
  • Use tutorials for extra training

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Within the SolidProfessor dashboard, educators have the ability to see how their students are progressing with their SolidProfessor assignments. Educators can

  • See which students need extra help
  • Comply with state standards
  • Free up more classroom time


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Prepare students for the future of manufacturing and engineering with our free infographic.