AutoCAD Electrical Essentials - 2-day introductory AutoCAD Electrical course for beginners in all industries
This AutoCAD Electrical Essentials course provides beginners with a comprehensive introduction to the AutoCAD Electrical software, giving delegates all of the skills needed for 2D electrical design and drafting.
Hands-on exercises are used to create 2D electrical drawings and to provide candidates with through understanding of the principal AutoCAD Electrical drawing commands and techniques. These techniques can be applied across a broad spectrum of industries.
On completion of this course, delegates will be able to:
- Navigate the AutoCAD Electrical user interface.
- Build diagrams and panel layouts.
- Develop and manage drawings of electrical controls.
- Use techniques for increasing their productivitiy
This is an Autodesk-authorised course, run by an Autodesk Certified Instructor (ACI).
Classroom Courses Available
Suitability - Who should attend?
This AutoCAD Electrical Essentials training is ideal for:
- Newcomers to AutoCAD Electrical
- Users with a small amount of AutoCAD Electrical experience
Delegates should have good working knowledge of AutoCAD to attend this course, or have attended our AutoCAD Essentials course, or have equivalent knowledge through other means.
If you need to attend our AutoCAD Essentials course, we offer great discounts on training 'bundles' to help with the costs.
To find out if this course is right for you, please send an enquiry here.
This course typically covers the following topics:
- Introduction to the course
- Overview of AutoCAD Electrical
- Overview of screen layout
Understanding project files
- Creating a new project
- WDF project files
- Project Manager interface
Electrical schematic drawing
- Wire numbering
- Component tagging
- Electrical control circuits
- Schematic symbol libraries
- Editing commands
Working with PLC sumbols
- Insert PLC (parametric)
- Insert PLC (full units)
- Insert Individual PLC I/O points
- PLC based tagging
- Spreadsheet to PLC I/O utility
Creating custom symbols
- Creating of schematic symbols
- Naming convention
- Icon menu wizard
- AutoCAD Electrical databases
Terminal plan drawing
- Insert terminal symbol
- Manipulation of the terminal plan
- Multiple level terminals
- Multiple insert component command
- Insert jumpers
- Terminal strip editor
- DIN Rail command
- Save an external file
- Put on drawing
- Configure report templates
- Running automatic reports
- Electrical audit
This AutoCAD Electrical Essentials training course is run at our Bromsgrove venue, where we offer a free daily taxi from Central Birmingham to our training centre.
Delegates can enjoy fantastic facilities at our venues,with lunch and refreshments included.
We also offer this course in our popular Live Online format, where you get the same high quality training without having to leave your home, or place of work.
Outcome / Qualification etc.
Armada is an Autodesk authorised Training Centre (ATC), and this AutoCAD Electrical Essentials course is accredited by Autodesk. Delegates receive an industry recognised e-certificate from Autodesk to confirm they have attended and successfully completed an accredited AutoCAD Electrical training course.
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Course fees are inclusive of all relevant course documentation, refreshments and lunch. Discounts available for multiple bookings.
Armada can also provide on-request AutoCAD training, exclusively for your group. This can be hosted at the Armada training centres in Bromsgrove, Reading, Milton Keynes or Sheffield, or at your venue anywhere in the UK.
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