AutoCAD Essentials

This 3-day AutoCAD Essentials course is designed for new AutoCAD® / AutoCAD LT® software users who require comprehensive training. The course incorporates the features, commands, and techniques for creating, editing, and printing drawings with AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT.

Course content for AutoCAD Essentials

  • Understanding the AutoCAD workspace and user interface 
  • Use basic drawing tools to create simple line drawings 
  • Learn how to get around your drawings using the view tools 
  • Discover how to use the edit commands to help you draw more productively  
  • Organise your drawing using AutoCAD layers 
  • Become skilled at using more advanced drawing tools 
  • Realise the power of reused symbols known as blocks 
  • Discover how to add annotations to your AutoCAD drawings 
  • Prepare a drawing to print using layout mode
  • Learn how to get information back out of your drawing such as distances and areas 

Benefits of AutoCAD Training

You will learn how create and edit drawings within AutoCAD
Discover the benefits of using template files to standardise your drawings
Increase your productivity by retrieving information from your drawings
Learn how to use layouts to create highly accurate drawings

Expected outcome

As a result of attending this training, you will be able to create, modify and work with a 2D drawing in the AutoCAD software. Effectively move around a drawing, use AutoCAD’s drafting tools, organise information in your drawing using layers and blocks. You will also be able to output your drawings using different printing and plotting options. 

After completing the course, you can log in to your personal student account and download a personal certificate. 

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Upcoming course dates

May 17
Online Training - 3 days
Price £555
Course administrator Chandan Jerath
Date 17 May 2021 09:30 - 21 May 2021 16:30

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Jun 1
Online Training - 3 days
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Course administrator Alan Skipp
Date 01 June 2021 09:30 - 03 June 2021 16:30

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Jun 21
Online Training - 3 days
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Course administrator Chandan Jerath
Date 21 June 2021 09:30 - 25 June 2021 16:30

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Jul 26
Online Training - 3 days
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Course administrator Chandan Jerath
Date 26 July 2021 09:30 - 28 July 2021 16:30

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Jul 27
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 days
Price £675
Course administrator Trudie Hughes
Date 27 July 2021 09:30 - 29 July 2021 16:30

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Aug 2
Cambridge - 3 days
Price £650
Course administrator Trudie Hughes
Date 02 August 2021 09:30 - 04 August 2021 16:30

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Aug 23
Online Training - 3 days
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Course administrator Alan Skipp
Date 23 August 2021 09:30 - 25 August 2021 16:30

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Sep 20
Online Training - 3 days
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Course administrator Alan Skipp
Date 20 September 2021 09:30 - 22 September 2021 16:30

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Oct 18
Online Training - 3 days
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Course administrator Alan Skipp
Date 18 October 2021 09:30 - 20 October 2021 16:30

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Nov 15
Online Training - 3 days
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Course administrator Alan Skipp
Date 15 November 2021 09:30 - 17 November 2021 16:30

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Dec 13
Online Training - 3 days
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Course administrator Alan Skipp
Date 13 December 2021 09:30 - 15 December 2021 16:30

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