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Drafting & CAD 30 - 8977

Pre-requisite: Drafting & CAD 20

Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous

Course Description

Drafting & CAD 30 is an advanced drafting course where learners will become familiar with the newest drafting technology used by professionals across the industry. The drafting challenges tackled will involve complex angles, multiple dimensions and a host of interrelated parts. Learners will produce isometric, section, multi-view, and 3D drawings of several different objects, each one demonstrating a thorough understanding of advanced dimensioning and CAD drafting best practice.

As with all forms of engineering, computer-aided design requires a great degree of precision and accuracy. As learners move through the Drafting & CAD strand of courses, expectations for precise work will intensify along with the complexity of the tasks tackled.

Units of Study

  • Introduction to CAD Software
  • Sectional Views
  • Auxiliary Views and Revolutions
  • Advanced Dimensioning
  • Working Drawings
  • Advanced 3D CAD

Required Resources

  • AutoCAD 2016 or 2017 (free software download suggestions offered in the course)
  • Fusion 360 (free software download suggestions offered in the course)

Suggested Career Pathways

  • CAD Draftsperson
  • CAD/CAM Engineering Technologist
  • Design and Drafting Technologist
  • Engineer
  • Architect
  • Mechanical Technologist
  • 3D Printing Technician

Instructor: Dan Marsh

Dan Marsh

Phone: (306) 252-1000

Fax: (306) 252-2150

Skype: dan.marsh44

Sun West Distance Learning Centre

P.O. Box 370
408 - 5th Avenue
Kenaston, SK S0G 2N0


Phone: (306) 252-1000
Fax: (306) 252-2150