AutoCAD 2D & 3D Course

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€325

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AutoCAD is a powerful design and drafting software used to create precise 2D and 3D designs. 

In this course, we will walk you through the essentials of AutoCAD, explaining how the necessary processes and workflows that will make you a better AutoCAD user. 

We will explain how to use the ribbon, choose workspaces, and use the ViewCube. We will also demonstrate how to manage units and options, draw and modify objects, work with dimensioning techniques, and use attributes, tables, and external references. 

When you wrap up this course, you’ll be prepared to use AutoCAD competently in Architecture, Engineering, Construction, Manufacturing, or product design.  

Course Contents

Introduction to AutoCAD

TOPICS

– What is AutoCAD?

– The Advantages of using AutoCAD

– The new AutoCAD interface

– Setting up options

– Opening a drawing

– Creating a new drawing

– Setting up units

– Setting up the model space

– Creating layers

Drawing Objects in AutoCAD

TOPICS

– Drawing Lines & Polylines

– Drawing rectangles, polygons & Ellipses

Modify Tools in AutoCAD

TOPICS

– Selections in AutoCAD

– Using Move & Copy commands

– Using Offset & Mirror commands

– Using Rotate & Scale commands

– Creating & using arrays

– Using Stretch & Lengthen commands

– Using Trim & Extend commands

– Using Break & Join commands

– Using Grips & Grop editing

– Using Boundaries

– Using Fillet & Chamfer commands

– Using Divide & Measure commands

– Using the explode command

Hatching & Gradients in AutoCAD

TOPICS

– Using the hatch command

– Using the gradient command

– Editing Hatches & gradients

Creating Text in AutoCAD

TOPICS

– Creating Text Styles

– Using the Single Line text command

– Using Multi-line text command

– Aligning Text

Dimensions in AutoCAD

TOPICS

– Creating Text Styles

– Using the Single Line text command

– Using Multi-line text command

– Aligning Text

Reusing content in AutoCAD

TOPICS

– Using Groups

– Creating & Inserting Blocks

– Using the tool Palettes

– Creating a block definition

– Using WBLOCK command

– Inserting dynamic blocks and modyfiying them

Attributes & Tables in AutoCAD

TOPICS

– Creating a simple block with attributes

– The enhanced attribute editor

– Working with table styles

– Designing a Table

– Adding fields to a table

External References in AutoCAD

TOPICS

– Working with XREFS

– Attaching & Overlaying XREFS

– Clipping XREFS

– Editing XREFS

– Editing XREFS in place

Printing in AutoCAD

TOPICS

– The paper space vs The Model space/p>

– Creating Layouts

– Creating your title block

– Inserting your logo to a title block

– Creating layouts from a template

– Print to a plotter

– Print to PDF

Import & Export Tools in AutoCAD

TOPICS

– Import PDF & Convert to AutoCAD

– Export a PDF File

– Share files with other users

AutoCAD 3D

TOPICS

– The AutoCAD 3D Enviornment 

– Working with viewports

– Using the ELEV command

– Working with UCS and dynamic UCS

– Using the AutoCAD 3D gyzmos

– Working with selections in 3D

– Using boolean commands

– Converting 2D objects to 3D

– Creating a small 3D project

– Importing 3D objects from the internet

– Working with cameras

– Working with lights

– Rendering

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed for new users of AutoCAD or AutoCAD LT. No previous CAD
experience is necessary. However, drafting, design or engineering experience would be
an advantage. It is recommended that delegates have a working knowledge of Microsoft
Windows 7 & Windows 10.

FAQ’S

What is the cost of the course?

The cost of every course is Euro 325

How many sessions are included?

You will have 8 sessions of 2 hours each

Will I get free Software?

You can request a free copy of the software directly from the Autodesk Website

Will I get a certificate?

Yes at the end of the course a certificate of completion will be issued for each participant

Does the course start from basic?

Yes the course starts from basic level. After the course is completed you may take our AutoCAD Advanced Course

How are the lesson delivered?

Our courses are genrally class based courses, and are delivered by means of short tutorials and hands on excercises

Do I need to bring my laptop with me?

You don’t need to bring your laptop with you as every student will have access to a computer / laptop for the entire course

Will we be doing projects?

Yes during the course we shall also be doing workshops, and you can save a copy of these project files on your personal USB Stick

How big are the classrooms

The classes hold up till 12 students

COURSE DETAILS

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Certification

Autodesk Authorised Training Certificate

Type

Part-time

Total seating

8 seats

Day

Monday

Time

5:45 pm – 7.45 pm

Duration

16 Hours

Starting date

26/09/2022

Difficulty

From Basic Level

Language

English

Course Includes

  • Use of our computers
  • Latest software
  • Detailed lectures
  • Hands-on practice

995 in stock

TESTIMONIALS

I have taken two courses with CAD Point Malta on AutoCAD and Revit Architecture and found them informative, well-structured and I learned a lot. I really enjoyed the hands-on exercises delivered during the classes.

Maria Zammit

AutoCAD & Revit Student

TESTIMONIALS

I have taken two courses with CAD Point Malta on AutoCAD and Revit Architecture and found them informative, well-structured and I learned a lot. I really enjoyed the hands-on exercises delivered during the classes.

Maria Zammit

AutoCAD & Revit Student