Get Training from a”Tool Ninja”
The Toronto Tool Library offers a unique program called “Tool Ninjas” that give you mentorship in tool use and making projects. Our Tool Ninjas are experts in a variety of tools and trades. You can book One-on-One mentorship with a Tool Ninja to learn proper tool use and get help in building any project you have in mind! They can teach you anything and everything – 3D printing, Woodworking, Laser cutting, youth skills + more!
To book a Session:
3D Printing + Laser Cutting
As the resident Engineer, Rory teaches members on Laser Cutting and 3D Printing their next project. He operates our high-tech machinery at the east-end Makerspace and completes orders for customers in Laser cutting and 3D printing. He is a recent graduated with an Advanced Diploma in Civil Engineering Technologies from Humber College.
Youth Skills Training
Michelle is our resident Youth Programming Coordinator and trains children and teenagers of all ages in becoming “Mini-Makers.” She has worked for over a year at the Tool Library as lead youth instructor, offering kids ages 4 – 17 a variety of skills-based training in woodworking, robotics and 3D printing. Michelle is a certified educator with Chicago Public Schools and previously she worked as an ESL teacher in South Korea for two years. When she is not working with kids, she is the Crew leader for Habitat for Humanity Toronto. This year, she is studying for her Masters at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.