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2D Computer Aided Design (CAD) – Level 2 Award

The course is for beginners and will equip candidates with the basic understanding and principles of 2D drawing environment, in terms of hardware, software and physical surroundings. It will explore the typical composition of a CAD system and health and safety matters that are associated with safe working practices. The software used is AutoCAD.

The Learning outcomes for the course are as below:

1. Able to use a CAD workstation safely.
2. Able to use key components in 2D CAD software.
3. Able to create lines and shapes relative to a co-ordinate system.
4. Able to use text, hatching and simple dimensioning routines.
5. Able to modify existing drawings.
6. Able to output a 2D drawing layout

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What will I learn?

“The project work allows me to build and design my own pieces - I really enjoy the practical tasks. Everyone is really friendly and the staff are very supportive. It’s a really great course, I’ve gained valuable skills and feel like I’m able to express myself.”Oliver Deschamps

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