We are pleased to announce that for a limited time we are now able to offer our online courses FREE of charge.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions we are unable to teach face-to-face at the moment, however, we do have a number of courses available online with more in development. Please register your interest online or sign up to our mailing list to stay updated with which courses are available to study from home

Introduction to CAD, 2D & 3D

This course is designed to give an overview into Computer Aided Design using both 3D & 2D design methods. The skills learned are generic and easily transferable to any modern parametric CAD system.

Online Available

FREE for businesses within Wales
£600pp for businesses outside of Wales

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FREE for businesses within Wales
£600pp for businesses outside of Wales

Register Now

Who should attend?

The course is for anyone wishing to improve their knowledge of CAD, 3D Modelling & 2D Engineering Drawing.
Attendees do not need to have any formal qualifications but will require some technical knowledge.

Course Benefits
  • Knowledge of 3D & 2D design strategies applicable to all modern parametric CAD systems.
  • Gain an understanding of how to critically evaluate engineering CAD design issues.
  • Potential to improve the efficient use of time and materials.
  • Potential to improve productivity and quality standards.
Course programme
  • Navigating the 3D Environment
  • Foundation of Sketch Based Modelling
  • Introduction to RMS & the Four Functions
  • Using Dimensions & Constraints
  • Making an Accurate Part
  • Introduction to Engineering Drawing
  • 2 Assignments using RMS based Modelling Methods
  • Benefits of Cloud-Based CAD
  • CAD Modeling Best Practices

comment If you would like to discuss specific content, then we can arrange an informal discussion with the course tutor.

This is an online course so can be accessed anytime at your convenience. There is approx. 21-30 hours of course content to complete, depending on your knowledge of subject. There is a tutor who is assigned to the course who will answer any queries and hold tutorials if necessary, they are very approachable and where possible will find a convenient time that works for both of you.
The assessment for this course centres on four practical activities which you will be asked to submit as you progress through the course.