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AutoCAD Drafting and Design Specialist Diploma


This program provides the trainings of 2D and 3D AutoCAD drawing and management tools commonly used in engineering, architectural design, drafting and modeling. Drawing skills for employment in the engineering and construction industries will be emphasized. Students will gain a solid foundation in sosftware application of AutoCAD, Revit, Civil 3D, Autodesk Inventor and 3D Studio Max. Students will also acquire situational-specific skills and identify areas that may need to be developed further. Students receive feedback and evaluation of their performance and gain valuable experience in this diverse field.

Successful students are primarily suitable for employment opportunities in the Engineering and Building Design Architecture industries where CAD skills are required. Employment opportunities and further studies may also be pursued in areas such as advanced 3D modeling, interior design and general technical graphics design. Instruction in the latest computer aided design techniques and plenty of free lab time ensures that students will have the knowledge, skills, and competency to enter this labor force immediately upon graduation.

Admission Requirements

  • High school diploma (or equivalent) or mature student status;
  • Domestic: Grade 10 English or pass College English assessment; International student: IELTS 6.0 proof (or equivalent) or pass College English assessment

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  • Entry-level Jobs
  • Architectural Drafter
  • Civil Engineer Drafter
  • Interior Design Drafter
  • Computer Aided Design Technician
  • 3D Modelling/Rendering Technician
  • Career Paths
  • CAD Coordinator
  • CAD Manager
  • Architecture Project Coordinator
  • Mechanical Project Coordinator
  • Rendering 3D Modeling Manager

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This course provides students the fundamental knowledge of computer operation, file management and the basics of mathematics. Major topics include Microsoft Word keyboarding skills, document formatting, Excel spreadsheet creation, linear algebra, quadratic equations, trigonometry, and geometry.
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" Brighton College had a friendly environment, very encouraging instructors, and supportive staff. I had a very good experience at Brighton College, and I learned everything about the local construction industry. "
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