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Course Autodesk AutoCAD Intermediate
  • Course Duration2 Days
  • Course Options
    Public Scheduled
    Public Scheduled
    Fixed content, fixed date, fixed location, fixed length, multiple organisations - All you need to do is choose which course you would like to attend and contact us to book!
    Private
    Private
    Flexible content, flexible date, flexible location, variable length, private to your organisation - Courses can be held at one of our training venues or at another location convenient to you. Training can be set over a number of days or weeks to allow for practice time between training sessions.
    Bespoke
    Bespoke
    Bespoke private training can be based on an existing course or a number of lessons taken from several courses, we can also write bespoke courses for you based on your in-house systems or development program.
Overview
This course is designed for the experienced AutoCAD user who requires additional training. It incorporates the features, commands, and techniques for becoming more productive when creating, annotating, and printing drawings with AutoCAD.

This courseware is designed for the new AutoCAD® user who requires comprehensive training in AutoCAD. It incorporates the features, commands, and techniques for creating, editing, and printing drawings with AutoCAD LT. Hands-on exercises throughout the courseware explore how to create 2D production drawings.
Prerequisites
    • Delegates should be confident creating and editing basic AutoCAD objects
    • Delegates should have consolidated their basic AutoCAD skills with approximately 3-6 months regular use
    • Delegates should have attended AutoCAD Essentials or have equivalent knowledge
Objectives
    • Use the powerful tools and techniques for drawing, dimensioning, and printing 2D drawings.
    • Reuse content that has been previously created, and extract information from their drawings.
    • Understand the high-level concepts of designing in 3D.
    • With an understanding of these tools, students can begin to streamline the design process and become more productive with AutoCAD.
Target Audience
    • This course is designed for the experienced AutoCAD user who wants to learn more about AutoCAD.
What's included
    • Laptops are available for training delivered at client's premises
    • Lunch and refreshments when training is delivered at our training venues
    • Comprehensive course materials and exercises
Course Content
    • Day 1
      Working Effectively with AutoCAD
      Creating a Customer Workspace
      Using the Keyboard Effectively
      Object Creation, Selection, and Visibility
      Working in Multiple Drawings
      Copying and Pasting Between Drawings
      Using Grips Effectively
      Adding Layer Tools

      Accurate Positioning
      Drawing Lines
      Coordinate Entry
      Locating Points with Tracking
      Construction Lines
      Placing Reference Points

      Project Productivity Tools
      Schematic Project - Purifier Unit
      Mechanical Project - Views
      Architectural/Civil Project - Formal Garden
      Mechanical Project - Cover Plate
      Architectural Project - Addition
      Mechanical Project - Block
      Mechanical Project - Plate

      Parametric Drawings
      Working with Constraints
      Geometric Constraints
      Dimensional Constraints

      Working with Blocks
      Creating Blocks
      Editing Blocks
      Removing Unused Elements
      Adding Blocks to Tool Palettes
      Modifying Tool Properties in Tool Palettes
      Modifying Tool Properties

      Project Creating and Organizing Blocks
      Mechanical Projects – Control Panel
      Architectural Project - Furniture Layout
      Civil Project - Utility Layout
    • Day 2
      Creating Templates
      Why Use Templates
      Controlling Units Display
      Creating New Layers
      Adding Standard Layouts to Templates
      Saving Templates

      Advanced Layouts
      Creating and Using Named Views
      Advanced Viewport Options
      Layer Overrides in Viewports
      Additional Annotative Scale Features

      Annotation Styles
      Creating Text Styles
      Creating Dimension Styles
      Creating Multileader Styles

      Project – Drawing Setup and Utilities
      Interiors Projects
      Mechanical/Schematic Project
      Civil/Map Project
      Mechanical Project – Dimension Styles

      External References
      Attaching External References
      Modifying External References
      Xref Specific Information

      Projects – Drawing
      ISO A1 Title Block
      Mechanical Project - Drill Press Base
      Architectural Project - Office Tower
      P&ID Project - Oil Lubrication System
      Civil Project - Warehouse Site

 

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