AutoCAD Essentials

A three day introduction to the AutoCAD software.

Course Description

AutoCAD is a powerful programme which allows designers and architects to create 2D and 3D computer aided designs. This three day course is intended to familiarise students with the different 2D tools available and to teach them the foundations of the software. Our experienced tutors will introduce students to the core skills of the program; taking them from complete beginners, to a level where they can be confident in their ability to generate and work with accurate scale plans and visuals.

This course is open to applicants with basic technical drawing skills and intermediate computer literacy. Using hands on exercises, you will learn features, commands and methods for creating, editing, dimensioning, annotating and printing AutoCAD drawings.

Topics covered:

  • Taking the AutoCAD tour
  • Creating basic drawings
  • Manipulating objects
  • Drawing organisation and inquiry commands
  • Altering objects
  • Working with layouts
  • 2D drafting and Annotating
  • Dimensioning
  • Hatching objects
  • Working with reusable content
  • Creating additional drawing objects
  • Plotting your drawings
  • Creating drawing templates.

All computer aided design courses are taught on PC computers.

Course Tutor Information

This course is taught by expert tutors who teach on the degree courses at KLC.

Materials

All materials for this course are included in the course fee including use of a PC laptop for each student.

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20% Early Bird Discount off ALL 2019-20 Short Courses with Promo Code: SC0110. Offer ends 31/10/2019

Details for Booking

DateDay of weekTimeDurationCostLocationAction
25/11/2019
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27/11/2019
Monday to Wednesday 10.00 - 16.00 3 days £715 Chelsea Harbour - SW10 0XF
05/08/2020
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07/08/2020
Wednesday to Friday 10.00 - 16.00 3 days £715 Chelsea Harbour - SW10 0XF
06/04/2020
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08/04/2020
Monday to Wednesday 10.00 - 16.00 3 days £715 Chelsea Harbour - SW10 0XF
06/01/2020
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08/01/2020
Monday to Wednesday 10.00 - 16.00 3 days £715 Chelsea Harbour - SW10 0XF