Level 3 Award in 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD)
This course is designed to provide you with comprehensive learning progression for 3D CAD. You will develop your skills using AutoDesk Inventor and Solidworks through exploring beginner tasks to advanced features such as modelling and assemblies.
When will I start the course and how long will it take?
This course will commence in September. Taking one year to complete, you will attend the College one evening per week.
What will I study?
During the course you will study:
- AutoDesk Inventor
- Basic 3D Modelling
- Advanced 3D Modelling
- 3D Assemblies
- 3D Sketching
- Features and Constraints
- Converting to 2D Projection Drawings
How is it assessed?
Assessment is ongoing throughout the year as your knowledge develops. You will also be assessed through a knowledge based exam at the end of the year.
Do I need any previous qualifications to start this course?
No formal qualifications are required however, a level 2 CAD qualification is desirable and experience with CAD software is essential.
What are the course fees?
The total cost of this course is £600.
What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?
You could develop your 2D CAD skills, enter employment or move onto a HNC programme to develop your CAD and engineering knowledge.Ref: Alec Robinson