Computer Aided Design City & Guilds Award Level 2

For people interested in engineering design or working in engineering wanting to up-skill. Learn how to use CAD to create 2D drawings. Learn how to use lines, shapes, patterns and hatching. Learn basic dimensioning.

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Attendance

Part-time

Level

2

Duration

30 Weeks

When

September

18:30-20:30

Thursday

Overview

On completion of the course you will be able to:

  • Identify hardware and software required for a 2D CAD system
  • Manage files including file types
  • Identify the features of a 2D CAD interface
  • Modify CAD settings to create drawings to correct drawing standards
  • Use drawing tools to create lines and shapes accurately
  • Identify the properties between single line and a line with multiple vertices
  • Create text styles
  • Use text entry methods to annotated drawings accurately
  • Use hatch patterns to enhance drawings
  • Perform basic dimension commands to specification
  • Use editing routines to modify existing drawings
  • Produce a border and title block
  • Output a drawing in presentation format to suit the CAD software in use

Entry Requirements

Basic computer knowledge.

Assessment Methods

Practical assignments throughout the course as well as an end-of-course test.

Progression

Level 3 CAD

CAD designer, CAD draughtsperson.

Fees & Funding

Tuition Fee: £480

Exam Fee: £101

Total: £581

 

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