- Subject Area
- Construction & Engineering
- Age Group
(Short Course - 2 days)
Computer-aided design is the use of computers to aid in the creation, modification, analysis or optimisation of a design, and it is widely used in a variety of industries.
If you already have prior knowledge of CAD and would like to enhance your skills further, this practical course covers topics such as drawing commands, editing commands, layout of drawing for printing purposes (control of scale, visibility etc), annotation, text and dimensioning, user interface, file management and much more.
Candidates should have either completed the basic course, or have a basic level of drawing ability using the Autocad software before enrolment on the course.
How will I be assessed?
The course is assessed on attendance to the course. Attending three of the four weeks will allow the award of a college certificate of completion.
Continuing Your Journey
Once you’ve completed this course, you may want to undertake the Advanced CAD course to further enhance your skills.Careers page
Each qualification you achieve will take you closer to your ideal job in the construction and engineering industry, giving you all the skills you need to have a successful career.
Fees, Finance & Funding
If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.Fees, finance and funding page
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