Training Details

Training Dates: 
Monday, October 15, 2018 to Thursday, October 18, 2018
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
4 Days
Location: 
Cost: 
$1,400
Prerequisites: 
General computer and Windows experience
Level: 
Beginner
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Individuals who will be using AutoCAD® or AutoCAD LT® on a daily basis and have little to no experience or formal training
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The AutoCAD and LT 2019 Level I Essentials provides the student with a strong foundation for making AutoCAD® or AutoCAD LT® an effective and valued addition to their professional skill set. Devised for professionals who need to use AutoCAD or AutoCAD LT as a daily production tool, this class introduces students to the two-dimensional drafting environment and the techniques required for drawing creation and manipulation. AutoCAD Level I Essentials students learn how to take a drawing file from its initial setup, through creating and modifying objects, to detailed page setup and final printing.

Continued Learning:

As an exclusive benefit of training with us, you’ll receive 12 months of access to the on-demand version of this class through the CADD Community. The interactive training content and resources are proven to help refresh your knowledge throughout the year.

Understanding the Interface

Application Menu
Quick Access Toolbar
Ribbon
Application Status Bar
Command Window
Palettes
The Canvas (Drawing Editor)

Basic Drawing Navigation

Panning
Zooming
Windowing

Drawing Setup and Organization

Units and Drawing Limits
Creating and Managing Layers
Managing Linetypes, Lineweights, and Colors

Drawing with Precision

Using the Coordinate System
Object Snaps
Polar Tracking
Orthomode

Creating 2-Dimensional Geometry

Lines, Arcs, and Circles
Rectangles and Polylines
Hatching
Reusable Content (i.e. Blocks and Symbols)
External Referencing

Editing 2-Dimensional Geometry

Copying, Moving, Rotating, Scaling, and Stretching
Offsetting and Arraying
Trimming, Extending, Filleting, and Chamfering
Inquiry Commands
Object Properties

Annotation

Text and Text Styles
Dimensions and Dimension Styles

Plotting

Layouts and Viewports
Inserting Titleblocks
Outputting to Paper and Digital Formats

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment.
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