Construction & the Built Environment

City and Guilds Computer Aided Design (CAD) - R022

Wirral Waters Campus Part Time Level 2 Duration 36 weeks

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The course focuses on the essential elements of Computer Aided Draughting and Design using AutoCAD software.

It would also be useful if you wish to update your CAD skills from older versions of AutoCAD or convert your skills from other CAD software.

Course Details

The course covers:

  • Using snap and grid to enter drawing details
  • Using co-ordinate systems to enter drawing details
  • Editing drawing using command such as copy, mirror, scale
  • Detailing drawing with dimensions and text
  • Producing hard copy outputs (printing and plotting)
Entry Guidelines
    There are no formal entry criteria but applicants should be able to:
  • Demonstrate IT skills appropriate to the demands of the course.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work at level 1 in English.
  • Develop ideas for a final project.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Office use only. Non Standard 21a.

Where can I progress to?
  • Progression as a CAD technician.
  • Progression to C & G 4353-02 2D Computer Aided Design Level 3.

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Starting 6th September 2021 - Ending - 27th June 2022

REF R022N001

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £420.00

Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

This course is FREE if you are - aged 19+ and live in the Liverpool City Region. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, you are unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits, or in work earning less than £17,004 annual gross salary, or you are aged 19-23 and have not already achieved a full level 2 qualification, this course is FREE. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

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