Duration 5h 29m Project Files Included MP4
What you’ll learn
You will learn to navigate AutoCAD UI like a pro, to achieve you want to create with ease.
Work with many examples to help you understand for interacting and great learning.
Get a good understanding of a drafting engineering work flow in the real world.
At the end of this course you will have a full understanding of AutoCAD and it’s features.
This course is made for beginners to advanced levels for AutoCAD. You will learn the very basics of AutoCADs UI all the way to understanding what it takes to be a drafting engineer, you can apply knowledge for any company or clients in the future. to be the best drafts man or woman.
Getting to know the full UI, Navigation and Basic key move commands
This topic delves into the user interface (UI) of drafting software, providing a comprehensive overview of its various elements. Participants will learn how to navigate the software efficiently, using basic key commands for zooming, panning, and selecting tools. This foundational knowledge is crucial for anyone entering the world of drafting, ensuring a smooth and productive workflow.
Fundamentals of drafting
The fundamentals of drafting encompass the core principles and techniques involved in creating accurate and detailed technical drawings. This section covers essential concepts such as scale, dimensioning, and annotation, providing a solid understanding of the principles that underpin effective drafting.
Creating your lines to complex shapes
Participants will progress from basic line drawings to more complex shapes and structures. This topic explores the tools and commands used to create intricate designs, introducing participants to the versatility of drafting software in capturing a wide range of geometric forms.
Basic to Advance key commands
Building on the initial key move commands, this section explores a broader array of keyboard shortcuts and commands that enhance drafting efficiency. Participants will learn to navigate the software with speed and precision, using advanced commands to streamline their drafting process.
Getting a basic understanding of ISO Drafting
ISO drafting standards are essential for creating drawings that adhere to international norms. This topic introduces participants to ISO drafting conventions, including line types, symbols, and notation. Understanding ISO drafting ensures that drawings are universally comprehensible and conform to industry standards.
Understanding what architecturals are to a drafter
This segment provides insights into the role of architectural elements in drafting. Participants will gain an understanding of architectural concepts, such as floor plans, elevations, and sections, and how they contribute to creating comprehensive and accurate drawings.
Getting a full understanding what a Cover Sheets, Floor Plans, Elevations, and Details are
This comprehensive topic explores specific components of architectural drawings. Participants will learn the purpose and intricacies of cover sheets, floor plans, elevations, and details. This knowledge is crucial for drafters, as it equips them to produce detailed and well-organized drawings that effectively communicate design intent.
Through a structured exploration of these topics, participants will develop a robust foundation in drafting, enabling them to create precise and professional drawings across various disciplines.
Support and Questions
I encourage anyone with questions are more then welcome to ask and get a speedy response.
You need to have access to AutoCAD software (student, trial or commercial version) for this course. This course can be used with AutoCAD LT as well.
Who this course is for:
If you are new Auto this is a great place to start, and grow your skill as a drafting engineer.
If you are advance user of AutoCAD, this course might surprise you of new techniques and hidden UI elements that you did not know existed.