“It’s not about how fast you can model something. It’s about how fast you can change it 20 times.” – Bart Brejcha


Design Engine is committed to providing holistic consulting for product design, industrial design, mechanical and engineering communities. We help designers, engineers, draftsmen, and mechanics solve complex business problems with an emphasis on innovation, creativity, and teamwork through our Top-down Design technique. 


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.


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 mission is to bring together a sense of community among our fellow industry professionals. With over 20 years of industry experience, we want to continue being a place for sharing thoughts and opinions. The industry is constantly changing and technology is moving swiftly.  We can teach you how to progress along with it.

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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