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AutoCAD Essentials Course

Benchmarq Training
Course summary
2 days
Next available date: Enquire for more information - United Kingdom
Professional Training

Course description

AutoCAD Essentials Course

AutoCAD is the industry-standard CAD software for 2D Design, planning and 3D modelling and a very powerful software tool. During this AutoCAD training course, you will learn the skills and processes required to draw architectural and engineering plans, mechanical parts and electronic diagrams.

Learn the functionality and commands necessary for 2D drawing and design using the latest version of AutoCAD LT on this hands-on, two-day course. 

AutoCAD is the most widely used drafting and computer-aided design (CAD) software in the architecture, engineering, construction and manufacturing industries. 

During this two-day course, our AutoCAD instructor will teach you the fundamentals of AutoCAD 2020 including how to confidently navigate the user interface, as well as how to modify, edit and plot drawings.

Suitability - Who should attend?

No previous CAD experience is necessary but a basic knowledge of drafting fundamentals and some computer experience would be helpful.

This AutoCAD course has been specifically designed for beginners and those who want to brush up on their skills in AutoCAD.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

During this two-day course you will learn about the functionality and commands necessary for 2D drawing and design using AutoCAD LT 2020.

After the course you will be able to:

  • Navigate through the AutoCAD user interface
  • Use the AutoCAD drafting tools to develop precise technical drawings
  • Edit and revise existing drawings
  • Create and deliver detailed design drawings in a visually impressive way
  • Set up drawings for printing/plotting or transmitting via email

Benchmarq is a fully Authorised Autodesk Training Centre and you will be awarded an official Autodesk Certificate on completion of the course.

Training Course Content

The agenda will cover the following topics listed below. For a bespoke course, the agenda can be adjusted to suit your requirements.

Day 1

  • Understanding the AutoCAD environment
  • How to use the Draw Tools
  • How to use the Modify Tools
  • Layer Management

Day 2

  • Blocks
  • Annotation
  • Creating Dimensions
  • External References (Xrefs)
  • Plotting

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Benchmarq Training

Benchmarq Ltd

With over 10 years experience, Benchmarq Training has gained a reputation for offering the highest quality, certified training courses for both organisations and individuals. Working with a broad range of large and small organisations, Benchmarq assists hundreds of students every...

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The trainer was great, very approachable, very knowledgeable and a brilliant teacher. Really enjoyed the course.
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