Autodesk AutoCAD Certificate

Course fee

Price: Enquire with a consultant

Course Introduction

During your studies you will learn to master basic drawing skills and use drawing aids. In the process you will be editing entities, shaping curves, controlling object visibility and organising objects, creating and editing text. You will learn to control constraints, and work with layouts and annotative objects. After completing a task, you should be able to print and plot. You will learn how to store presenting data and extract data. You will also learn how to navigate a 3D model, how to model in 3D and present your data. AutoCAD® will give you an understanding of the art of technical design and the effect of manipulation of technical drawings. It offers innovations that increase design and documentation efficiency and enables you to share those designs with colleagues in a more secure, accurate and seamless way.

Course Contents

  • Getting Started
  • Basic Drawing Skills
  • Using Drawing Aids
  • Editing Entities
  • Shaping Curves
  • Controlling Object Visibility and Appearance
  • Organising Objects
  • Hatching and Gradients
  • Working with Blocks and Xrefs
  • Creating and Editing Text
  • Dimensioning
  • Keeping In Control with Constraints
  • Working with Layouts and Annotative Objects
  • Printing and Plotting
  • Working with Data
  • Navigating 3D Models
  • Modeling in 3D
  • Presenting and Documenting 3D Design

Programme Type

Autodesk® AutoCAD® 2015 is an Agent Programme, which is certified by Autodesk®. 

Programme Duration

You should be able to complete this course within 18 months 

Entrance Requirements

Grade 11 (Std. 9) with Technical Drawing or N2 with Engineering Drawing, or relevant work experience (2 years). 

Student Assessment

On successful completion of your four DCC assignments, you will receive a progress report. Once you have acquired the practical experience on the software package (recommended 50 hours) and successfully passed your assignments, you will be able to enrol for the internationally recognised Autodesk® examination. The recommended hours before attempting the examination is 400 hours of practical hands-on application. Please log onto http://www.autodesk.co.za to register for the examination.

Please note: your examination fees are not included in your tuition fee.

Certification

Upon successful completion of your examination, you will receive your international certification from Autodesk®. 

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