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Computer Aided Draughting Introduction (AutoCAD)



Stage 1     Introduction to Computer-Aided Draughting (AutoCAD)
Stage 2 Advanced Stage Computer-Aided Draughting (AutoCAD)

The programme is aimed at electrical apprentices who wish to develop skills in computer-aided draughting and design.


Hardware and software requirements, DOS functions, use of AutoCAD software package for production of 2-D drawings, scaling, dimensioning, creation of layers, and addition of text.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have a basic knowledge of engineering drawing and preferably be electrical apprentices.


Required for entry to DT010 / Year 2, subject to demand.


Assessments will be conducted on a regular basis during the programme.


Successful participants will receive a Certificate of programme completion and assessments passed.

Career Opportunities

Opportunities exist in drawing offices of consultants and electrical contractors for qualified electricians who possess CAD skills.

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