• Course
    Overview
  • Units and
    Structure
  • Entry
    Requirements
  • Student
    Support

Course Overview

On completing the course, the learner will attend Doncaster College ICT Academy’s Autodesk Authorised Training Centre for one full day when ready to take their final assessments.

Certificates are supplied when the candidate has successfully completed all the assessments. Candidates work at their own pace and are monitor by completing Progress Report forms.

Exams Days are available on a monthly basis.

Benefits to Employer

Employers gain by increased productivity and from knowledge gained by the employee. This knowledge enables the employee to work more efficiently with Autodesk and be a more effective and confident member of the design team and workforce.

Benefits to Learner

Highly suited for persons seeking to use AutoCAD professionally who would like to obtain a City & Guilds Award to assist in their career development. Making the employee more marketable and confident and giving the attendee a recognised certificate.

Level
Level 3
Duration
9 months
Awarding Body
City & Guilds
Course Fees
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Units and Structure

On completion of the course, the candidate will be able to:

  • Use a layering system and different line type styles
  • Define and use a system for grouping objects to form blocks or libraries
  • Produce isometric drawings
  • Define and use an adjustable co-ordinate system based on user requirementsUse complex dimensioning routines
  • Use different drawing spaces
  • Produce hard copies of drawings
  • Make inquiries of an existing drawing and place reference points
  • Use a means of pre-command object selection to carry out editing processes
  • Change the properties of drawn entities
  • Edit blocks and hatched areas
  • Modify continuous lines formed by a connected sequence of lines or arcs
  • Use a method to remove unused items and rename other items logically

A practical assignment consisting of Task A and Task B, plus Task C: a Short-Answer Question Paper.

  • Tasks A and B – of a practical nature.
  • Task C – Short-Answer Question Paper – 12 questions over 60 minutes.

Now available as a night class every Tuesday 5pm to 8pm attending Doncaster College, places subject to availability.

Entry Requirements

You'll need to have:

A course open to students who have reached a level of competence using AutoCAD and has completed 7689-04 2D level 2 Award although not essential also prior knowledge of using a computer running Windows based programs is essential.


For equivalent qualifications see our Entry Requirements Explained page.

Tutors and Student Support

Student Support and Facilities

As a student, you’ll have access to a wide range of facilities, services and support, including:

  • Step outside the classroom  and access our state of the art facilities as well as 3 huge Learning Resource Centres with thousands of resources to use
  • With hands-on experience you’ll be prepared for employment with a competitive edge.
  • A dedicated impartial careers advice team to help you on your future path
  • Our wide range of courses means that we can offer the right paths to get you where you need to be
  • Our Hub campus is right in the heart of the town centre meaning you can find your way to us easily
  • Outstanding student support throughout your studies with us.

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You'll need to have:

A course open to students who have reached a level of competence using AutoCAD and has completed 7689-04 2D level 2 Award although not essential also prior knowledge of using a computer running Windows based programs is essential.


For equivalent qualifications see our Entry Requirements Explained page.


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Application & Enrolment

To apply for this course, please complete our online application form or download a printable form.

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