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AutoCAD for Beginners to Improvers – CUE Business Solutions


14 to 15 December




Engineering and Computing Building, Coventry University, Gulson Road, Coventry CV1 2JH


CUE Business Solutions (Coventry University)

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. The course is delivered by a highly experienced CAD lecturer, in a fully equipped computer lab on the Coventry University campus. 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, Building Professionals and Engineers 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 light buffet lunch will be provided.

This workshop is funded by ERDF Green Business Program, delivered by Coventry University and CUE Business Solutions and as such only SMEs based in Coventry and Warwickshire are able to attend. Eligibility will be verified when completing registration details.


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