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AutoCAD Level 1: Part 1

The Level 1 Part 1 training class covers the essential core topics for working with AutoCAD. The teaching strategy is to start with a few basic tools that enable the student to create and edit a simple drawing, and then continue to develop those tools. More advanced tools are also introduced throughout the course. (1.8 CEUs).

Topics include:

  • Understanding the AutoCAD workspace and user interface
  • Using basic drawing, editing, and viewing tools 
  • Organizing drawing objects on layers  
  • Inserting reusable symbols (blocks) 
  • Preparing a layout to be plotted  
  • Adding text, hatching, and dimensions

Prerequisites: A working knowledge of basic design/drafting procedures and terminology; and, a working knowledge of Windows XP, VISTA, or Windows 7.

Standard Track

Coming Winter/Summer, 2013