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AutoCAD Beginners to Improvers – 12-13/9/17


12-13 September




ECG-03, Engineering, & Computing Building, Coventr

y University, Gulson Rd, Coventry, CV1 2JH


Coventry and Warwickshire Green Business Programme: Low Carbon Business

The event

This is a practical introduction to the basic elements of this market leading drafting and layout software. A two day course that matches concise, straightforward explanations with hands-on exercises and tutorials to teach new users of Autocad the software’s core features and functions. All delegates will have access to a computer running a current version of Autocad software for the duration of the course. Participants will gain practical hands on knowledge of the essential elements and will be given simple training exercises and examples to complete as part of the course. Who Should Attend? No previous Autocad experience is necessary. However, architectural design, drafting or engineering experience is recommended. The course is aimed at Architects, Manufacturers, Technicians and Building Professionals who are just starting with Autocad software or those who want to strengthen knowledge of its essential elements. The subject covered will include: User interface. Creating a new drawing from a template. Basic drawing and modification tools. Creating and controlling Layers. Annotation and Scale. Hatching. Creating and using Blocks. Layout and Scale. Printing and exporting. Refreshments throughout the day and a buffet lunch.

Booking and further information

This workshop is funded by ERDF and is free to SMEs in Coventry and Warwickshire – eligibility will be checked and confirmed at registration. SMEs who attend may also be able to access grant assistance from delivery partners to fund the costs of software licensing and certification. Register now! Book your tickets here.

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