The Fab Academy has a well-developed business model for education. It is OSE's leading competitor to education. OSE's unique value proposition is full open source tool chains, and technology that matters, vs 25% open source software and fully proprietary hardware toolchains and technology for employers. Employers note - see main course descripiton .
- Costs - . Around $5k as one example. $2500 for Fab Central. Local instructors get $1750 after materials.
- Accreditation - 
Fab Academy essentially has it laid out - study it and port to open source
- Example Fab Lab- look at Stoughton Fab Lab - 
Actual projects -
- From Ferdi - Fab academy is not popular in Germany because Germans are not used to paying for education