Building & Furnishing

Building, Design & Drafting

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Introduction to AutoCAD

Duration8 weeks
Pre-requisites- Basic literacy and numeracy skills
- Basic computer literacy
FacultyBuilding and Construction
Example Career ProfileBuilding Designer

Short Course Delivery Locations Help…

LocationApplicationStart dateEnd dateStudy ModeScheduled
TonsleyApply NowMon 17 Oct 2016Mon 5 Dec 2016On CampusEvening Only
Class Times:8 weeks x 3 hours
Mondays 6:00-9:00pm
Room:Students to meet at the bottom of the staircase in the campus foyer for lecturer
Fee:$485.00 GST inc
CITB card must be current at time of enrolment to be eligible for subsidy.
Concession:$225.00 (CITB)
Contact:Enquire...Phone:8207 2860
Note: No refunds apply unless the course is cancelled by TAFE SA.


To provide people in the Building Industry with a basic knowledge and skills in the use of Computer Aided Drafting, in particular 2D application. People in the Building Industry who wish to develop an understanding in the application of CAD and how it can be incorporated into their job, work and/or business.

An introduction to Autodesk AutoCAD 2D drawing package.

Skills Covered

Introduction to AutoCAD
- Identify the basic layout and features of the AutoCAD interface
- Starting New Drawings
- Opening and Saving Drawings
- Working with Commands and the Cartesian Workspace
- Organising the Drawing with Layers
- Drawing Precision in AutoCAD (Object Snaps)
- Basic Drawing & Editing Tools
- Working with Blocks (Creating & Inserting)
- Setting Up a Layout
- Adding Text and Dimensions
- Adding Hatching
- Printing the Drawing

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