Producing CAD Models (Drawings) using a CAD System - 3D

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Personal Learning Accounts

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Day

City of Newport Campus


Engineering and Manufacturing

Start Date

Courses starting from
01 August 2021



In a nutshell

Computer-aided design is increasingly used to produce engineering drawings, so if you work or want to work in that sector it’s a useful skill to have. This course will give you a thorough understanding of the CAD Parametric Modelling environment, in terms of hardware, software and physical surroundings and explores the typical composition of a CAD Parametric Modelling system.

This course is for...

…anyone over 19, in employment and earning less than £29,534 a year.

…taking the next step in your career in the Engineering sector.

…anyone interested in producing engineering drawings and computer aided design.

Course content

This course equips you with knowledge and understanding of the hardware, software and physical surroundings of the CAD Parametric Modelling environment, in particular studying:

  • Advanced features and parts modelling
  • Advanced assembly modelling
  • Linking with external spread sheets to create complex table driven parts and assemblies
  • Advanced presentation graphics

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, you just need a keen interest in the subject.

Additional information

Dates and location will be confirmed after application.

City of Newport Campus

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

Contact us on 01495 333597 / 07485 314832
or email

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

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