Course Description

AutoCAD Essentials 2021

Whether you are an aspiring CAD/CAM professional or revisiting the latest software, this is the foundation you’ll need in AutoCAD. In this fundamentals course, you will learn how to navigate the AutoCAD user interface and gain familiarity with basic terminology, fundamental features and “logic” of the software. You’ll be able to draw with commands and techniques for creating, manipulating, editing, storing and presenting technical drawings. You will manage objects with layers, add dimension, annotation and work tables/schedules, work with layouts, plot and print, and much more. By the end of the course, you will impress yourself with how much you can do in CAD through practical labs experienced in this course to reinforce concepts.


Basic understanding of technical drawings, blueprint reading, and ability to use a recent Windows operating system

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Online - Real-time
T, W, Th, M
4:00PM to 6:00PM
Mar 09, 2021 to Mar 25, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Course Fee(s)
Hon CC non-credit $895.00
Section Notes

Required skills: Must have a solid understanding of technical drawings and blueprint reading as well as the ability to confidently use a recent Windows operating system

Required Equipment: This CAD course is distance-delivered live via Zoom. Participants are required to have robust Internet, the ability to download software, access an eBook, and print assignments. Your Windows desktop or laptop must meet these specifications to download and use the CAD software: 



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