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City & Guilds Computer Aided Design (CAD) Level 2

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Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Engineering

Level

Level
2

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Evening
Location

Location
City of Newport Campus

Fees

Fees
TBC

Start Date

Start Date
20 January 2025

Day(s)
Day(s)
Monday
Start Time

Start Time
18:00

End Time

End Time
21:00

Duration

Duration
15 weeks

In a nutshell

Following on from the Level 1 qualification, this course consists of two different qualifications to develop your CAD skills even further.

This course is for...

…anyone following a career or with a keen interest in
Computer Aided Design.

Course content

There are two different qualifications that make up this course.

City & Guilds Level 2 Award in CAD – Parametric Modelling

This covers:

  • Complex sketching and 2D constraints to create features
  • Create and edit work features and using complex feature commands
  • Creating and modifying simple table driven parts and assemblies
  • Using motion and driven assembly constraints
  • Adding extra information to a drawing layout to aid the interpretation of design intent
  • Creating presentation quality displays of parts and assemblies

City & Guilds Level 2 Award in CAD – 2D Computer Aided Design

This gives you with the basic understanding and principles of the 2D drawing environment in terms of hardware, software and physical surroundings, covering::

  • Basic associated IT, CAD hardware and operating systems
  • Key components of the software relating to the 2D drawing environment
  • File management techniques
  • Viewing commands and setting up the drawing space
  • Basic drawing commands to produce drawings
  • The co-ordinate system to create accurate drawings
  • Hatch, text and simple dimensioning routines
  • Basic drawing editing routines

After completing this course, you may move on to either the City & Guilds Level 3 CAD Parametric Modelling or City & Guilds Level 3 2D Computer Aided Design.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal requirements, but the successful completion of the City & Guilds Level 1 Award CAD Parametric Modelling qualification is a good starting point.

Additional information

This course also has an open learning option.

Where can I study City & Guilds Computer Aided Design (CAD) Level 2?

NPAW0076JA
City of Newport Campus
(Part Time Evening)
Start Date: 20 January 2025

This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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