Computer Aided Design (CAD) Parametric Modelling Award Level 1

Subject Area Computing and Digital Technologies
Course Type Adult Learning
Qualification Level 1
Start Date September 2020
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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Parametric Modelling Award Level 1

This course will equip you with an understanding of the CAD Parametric Modelling environment in terms of hardware, software and physical surroundings.

The course will explore the typical composition of a CAD Parametric Modelling system and Health and Safety matters that are associated with safe working practices. The software used will be Autodesk Inventor and SolidWorks.

Course Details

Entry Requirements
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  • You will require good literacy and IT skills
  • You should have a genuine interest in this subject
What will I learn?
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  • How to use a parametric modelling workstation safely

  • How to use key components used in parametric modelling software

  • How to use commands to create and constrain sketches

  • How to use commands to produce features

  • How to use placed features to modify parametric models

  • How to create an assembly

  • How to produce output using the drawing layout environment

Course Applications

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CodeAW1PMM1E
LocationPaignton Campus
DatesSeptember 2020
DayTuesday
Times18:00 - 21:00
Weeks20

This course costs: £

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Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

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