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AutoCAD/AutoCAD LT Beyond the Basics - Virtual Course

This is an "online" version of the AutoCAD/AutoCAD LT, Beyond the Basics training course, delivered remotely over a number of individual half-day sessions. The course is designed as a follow-on course to the AutoCAD/AutoCAD LT Essentials. It continues with more sophisticated techniques that extend the use of the AutoCAD software beyond what was learnt in the Essentials.


Prerequisites

As this course is delivered via a web-link, those attending will need to have access to a workstation, connected to the internet, and with AutoCAD installed. A twin screen setup and a headset with microphone is also highly recommended.Knowledge of AutoCAD basics as taught in AutoCAD/AutoCAD LT Essentials or equivalent experience, as well as a working knowledge of basic design/drafting procedures and terminology.


Objectives

Session One
  • Chapters 1, 2, 3 - Working effectively with AutoCAD
  • 09:30 Session 1.1
    • Create a custom workspace (presentation)
    • Setting up workspaces (guided hands-on)
  • 10:15 – 10:25
    • Break
  • 10:25 Session 1.2
    • Using grips effectively (guided hands-on)
    • Additional layer tools (guided hands-on)
  • 11:10 – 11:20
    • Break
  • 11:20 Session 1.3
    • Accurate positioning (guided hands-on)
    • Drawing with coordinate entry (guided hands-on)
  • 12:00 – 12:10
    • Break
  • 12:10 Session 1.4
    • Project productivity tools (guided exercise)
    • Locating points and tracking (guided hands-on)
  • 13:00
    • End of Session 1
Session Two
  • Chapters 4, 5, 6 - Parametric Drawing
  • 09:30 Session 2.1
    • Working with constraints (presentation)
    • Geometric constraints (guided hands-on)
    • Dimensional constraints (guided hands-on)
  • 10:15 – 10:25
    • Break
  • 10:25 Session 2.2
    • Creating blocks (guided hands-on)
    • The block editor (guided hands-on)
  • 11:10 – 11:20
    • Break
  • 11:20 Session 2.3
    • Removing unused elements (guided hands-on)
    • Modifying tool properties in tool pallets (guided exercise)
  • 12:00 – 12:10
    • Break
  • 12:10 Session 2.4
    • Organising blocks (how to, followed by exercise)
    • Write blocks (guided hands-on)
  • 13:00
    • ​End of Session 2
Session Three
  • Chapters 7, 8, 9 – Other tools for collaboration
  • 09:30 Session 3.1
    • Creating templates (guided hands-on)
    • Adding standard Layouts to templates (guided Hands-on)
  • 10:15 – 10:25
    • Break
  • 10:25 Session 3.2
    • Working with Layouts (guided Hands-on)
    • Advanced Viewport Options (guided Hands-on)
  • 11:10 – 11:20
    • Break
  • 11:20 Session 3.3
    • Creating Text Styles (guided Hands-on)
    • Creating Dimension styles (guided hands-on)
  • 12:00 – 12:10
    • Break
  • 12:10 Session 3.4
    • Creating Text and Dimensions (exercise)
    • Create multi leader styles (exercise)
  • 13:00
    • ​End of Session 3
Session Four
  • Chapters 11, 12 – Drawing setup and utilities
  • 09:30 Session 4.1
    • Interiors project (guided Hands-on)
    • Mechanical project (guided Practice)
  • 10:15 – 10:25
    • Break
  • 10:25 Session 4.2
    • External references (guided Practice)
  • 11:10 – 11:20
    • Break
  • 11:20 Session 4.3
    • Modifying external references (guided Hands-on)
    • XRef specific information (guided Hands on)
  • 12:00 – 12:10
    • Break
  • 12:10 Session 4.4
    • ISO Title block (guided exercise)
  • 13:00
    • ​End of Session 4

Forthcoming dates

Select a course and complete the enquiry form or contact us on 01992 807 444 or via email to speak to one of our training specialists who can answer any questions you may have and/or make a reservation on your selected course.

Date Location Trainer Version Status Per Person
8 Dec 2020 Online Trainer TBC 2020 Available £370.00 Register Interest

All prices are per-person on a scheduled course and exclude VAT.
Please note that the course details above, may be subject to change at short notice.

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AutoCAD/AutoCAD LT Beyond the Basics - Virtual Course

4 Sessions (8 - 11 Dec 2020)
 
 
 
 
 
 
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