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Start Date:

Mon, Nov 18, 9:00am - 5:00pm

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Midtown, Manhattan
185 Madison Ave Ste 1104
At E 34th St
New York, New York 10016
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 7

What you'll learn in this autocad class:

Intro to AutoCAD Class Overview

In this Intro to AutoCAD class, you'll learn basic drawing and modifying techniques for drafting and technical drawing, using AutoCAD to create drawings that can be used to build real objects both mechanical and architectural. This is the first day of our Beginner AutoCAD 3-day class.

Layers, plotting (printing), properties, measurements, text, and other subjects will be covered in day two and day three of Beginner AutoCAD class.

Intro to AutoCAD Class Outline

1: Getting Started with AutoCAD

  • Opening and Creating Drawings
  • Exploring the AutoCAD interface
  • Zooming and Panning

2: Entering Commands

  • Using the Mouse, Keyboard, and Enter Key to work quickly and efficiently in AutoCAD

3: Basic Drawing Commands

  • Lines
  • Circles
  • Rectangles

4: Projects

  • Creating Simple Drawings
  • Using Object Snap Tracking to extrapolate a projected top view
  • Using Modify tools to arrange an office layout

5: Drawing Precision in AutoCAD

  • Polar and Ortho Tracking
  • Entering Coordinates and Angles
  • Object Snaps and Tracking

6: Modifying Your Drawing

  • Move
  • Copy
  • Rotate
  • Mirror
  • Scale
  • Using the reference option with the Scale Tool

Note: Students will receive a Certificate of Completion at the end of this course and may retake the same course for free. 

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  • Registration Fee: All courses include a non-refundable registration fee of 10%.
  • Cancellations: Students may cancel up to seven business days prior to the course and receive all monies paid, less the non-refundable registration fee. Cancellation requests within the policy should be made directly to CourseHorse.
  • Rescheduling: Students may reschedule once up to three business days prior to the start date of the course at no charge. Reschedules within three business days incur a $20 rescheduling fee. Reschedule requests should be emailed to [email protected]


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How are the courses scheduled is it day after day or on different days
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Arman! This course is a one-day course, from 9AM - 5PM. We have the schedule up on this page, feel free to browse the class that works for you. Thanks!

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Since 1988, Career Centers has been a leader in software training courses for individuals and businesses, including Microsoft Excel, VBA, PowerPoint, SQL Server, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, and AutoCAD. Our courses are instructor-led...

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