Purpose: Prepares students for initial employment in computer-aided mechanical design and drafting. Students will learn solid modeling techniques using SolidWorks and develop rapid prototyping skills such as three-dimensional printing and laser cutting. Students will have an opportunity to take the AutoCAD Certified User and Solidworks Associate Level Certification exams. It also provides job advancement skills for individuals currently in manual drafting jobs.
Range of Occupations
Entry-level CAD operator
Completion of each of the required courses with a grade of C or better.
Students must apply to the Records and Registration office for the letter of recognition after they have completed the requirements.