Does your laptop run hot and sound like a jet?
Is your phone screen cracked, but you can’t afford $300 for repairs?
Is your Joy-Con drifting even when you’re not playing Mario Kart?
Learn how to repair devices quickly and easily in the comfort of your own home with the IT Club Repair Class! No previous experience is necessary.
Repair is an important skill to have throughout life. It reduces the e-waste problem, allows you to circumvent warranties and repair fees, extends the lifetime of devices, creates jobs, and, most importantly, it’s fun!
Never be scared again by expensive phone screen replacements, by annoying laptop fix-ups. Even silly blunders from everyday life, from drink spills on your keyboard to overly dusty laptops, can now be solved simply with a toolbox at your hands. Learning to repair allows you to build the skills for better taking on whatever life throws at you.
Register for the IT Club Repair Class today!
Saturdays 2:30 - 4:00pm
July 18th - August 22nd
Fee: $200 full tuition OR $35/class
Materials required: iFixit Essential Electronics Toolkit, Pro Tech Toolkit
Class syllabus @HERE
ProTech Toolkit: https://www.ifixit.com/Store/Tools/Pro-Tech-Toolkit/IF145-307
Other Toolkits: https://www.ifixit.com/
Ethan Zuo is a rising Junior at Saratoga High School in California. He is very passionate about science and technology and loves using them to solving problems in the engineering field. He enjoys taking things apart and figuring out how they work.
As the founder and president of the school IT Club, he provides electronics repair services for students and teaches others how to repair their own devices. He also founded Folding@SiliconValley, a nonprofit that uses the spare compute power of many people to do protein folding to find a cure for COVID-19, which is in the top 1.2 of all teams.
He has conducted science research focusing on challenges in spacecraft parachute design, rocket recovery, laptop thermal management, and a new method of processor cooling. Ethan is involved in the school FRC and Science Bowl teams, and is one of the anchors and editors of the school TV news team.
In his free time, Ethan enjoys cooking, reading all kinds of books, hiking, and, of course, tinkering with electronics.