The badge system for the SuSu and Mark A. Fischer ’72 Engineering Design Center (EDC) is used for accessing sensitive and dangerous areas.
Badge Color Codes/Meanings
Red badge – The most utilized badge in the Fischer EDC. This will get you into the machine shop for working on machined parts, a foam cutter, composite layup, woodworking or consultation with the fabrication shop staff. Does not grant access to all machines or all areas. Requires the red badge popup class.
Yellow badge – Self-directed desktop 3D printing badge. Allows badge holders to operate the designated Dremel 3D printers without technician involvement. Requires completion of Yellow Badge popup course.
Green badge – Volunteer badge. Fischer EDC volunteer. Must have Red badge prior to volunteering.
Black badge – Student Technician badge.