Computer Aided Drafting


This 20 hour course is designed to develop an Introductory knowledge of Computer Aided Drafting. The student will learn basic drafting concepts and techniques using AutoCAD 2D Mechanical Drafting Software.  

Class will be held on Tuesdays & Thursdays 6-9PM


Upon completion of this course the student should be proficient in;

·         Understanding the fundamentals of basic computer aided drafting       software.

·         Setting up the drafting environment.

·         Tool bar selection and management

·         Drawing file management

·         Template creation and management

·         Creation of 2D wire frame drawings


1. Introduction to AutoCad Mechanical

·         Drafting environment set up

·         Toolbar usage and selection

·         View navigation

·         Drawing template development and importation

·         Drawing storage and management

2.   2D Orthographic drafting techniques

·         Geometry and feature creation

·         Layer creation and management

·         manipulation of elements and features.

·         3rd Angle projection display and views

·         Tolerance techniques and implementation

·         Drafting examples and workshops



Register Below or
Contact the MA Training Department at 717-843-3891

Registration Policy: 
Fee must accompany non-member registration.  Cancellation policies apply.  Cancellations with less than 10 days notice will be charged.  No shows will be charged.

Date: TBD
Sessions: 10
Cost (member):
Cost (non-member): 1000

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The Manufacturers' Association
320 Busser Road, 2nd Floor
P.O. Box 493
Emigsville PA, 17318
(717) 843-3891