Here at Design Engine, we are incredibly passionate about learning.  We believe that good design should transcend design or engineering software, which is why we focus on fundamental design & 3d modeling skills, helping designers and engineers adopt a robust and resilient modeling workflow. Using these design skills, our programs help teams approach problems with new perspective to facilitate your learning process.

Bart Brejcha teaching students 3D modeling
"It's not about how fast you can model something. It's about how fast you can change it 20 times that makes you an expert." - Bart Brejcha

Mission Statement

The Design Engine is committed to providing holistic education for product development, industrial design, mechanical engineering and manufacturing communities. We simply help designers and engineers work smarter not harder.


Design Engine empowers CAD professionals and the future minds of the industry to significantly increase their design and engineering capabilities through innovative and comprehensive training challenges.

Bart Brejcha explaining 3D modeling software to students

Our Story

Since 1994, Design Engine has been a world leader in delivering high-impact courses for 3D CAD Professionals, industrial designers, mechanical engineers, draftsmen, mechanics, and game designers alike. We deliver higher software comprehension. We don’t just teach the software, we teach design and engineering. As pioneers of Top-down Design, our team has successfully trained thousands of engineers and designers from companies including Motorola, Caterpillar, Ingersoll Rand, John Deere, US Army, US Air Force, Newell Brands, General Atomics, Harley Davidson, and NASA.

Our aim is to bring together a sense of community among our fellow industry professionals. With over 25 years of industry experience, we will continue being a place for sharing thoughts and opinions. The industry is constantly changing and technology is moving swiftly.  We can help you team progress along with it.

The Design Engine recently relocated to Chicago’s Ravenswood neighborhood where an abundance of boutique restaurants, shops and activities are available for participants to enjoy during their stay. We also offer on-site training where we bring the class to your location.

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