City & Guilds Computer Aided Design (CAD) Level 2

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Personal Learning Accounts

Level

Level
2

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Day
Location

Location
City of Newport Campus

Sector

Sector
Engineering

Start Date

Start Date
Flexible

Day(s)
Day(s)
Flexible

In a nutshell

Although there’s a range of computer-aided design and drafting software available, one of the most popular is AutoCAD. On this course, you'll focus on using the AutoCAD program to produce 2D/3D drawings.

This course is for learners who wish to further their experience and skills in the use of CAD software. You will learn the more advanced aspects of AutoCAD including the use of the application and role that CAD drawing and design plays in industry.

This course is available as part of a Personal Learning Account (PLA). PLA is an initiative from the Welsh Government which offers people the chance to access free, part-time courses with flexible and convenient learning that fits around their existing lifestyle (subject to eligibility).

This course is for...

... anyone aged 19+, living in Wales, in employment and earning less than £29,534 a year

... taking the next step in your career in the Engineering sector by learning how to use AutoCAD to create, edit and manage drawings

... those who have a passion for visualising interior design, architecture, engineering drawing

Course content

The Level 2 CAD course is ideal if you have some experience in computing, perhaps in manufacturing or engineering design, and want to increase your knowledge and skills and progress in your career. There are three qualifications available at this Level:

  • Level 2 Award 2D Computer Aided Design
  • Level 2 Award in Parametric Modelling
  • Level 2 Certificate in Computer Aided Design

With the Level 2 Certificate you will be required to complete two units in 2D CAD and Parametric Modelling.

Entry Requirements

You'll need to have passed the City & Guilds Level 1 Award in Parametric Modelling qualification or have relevant skills and experience. The latter will be assessed on an individual basis.

Additional information

Available course dates will be discussed during the application.

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

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City of Newport Campus

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

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact us on 01495 333777
or email pla@coleggwent.ac.uk.