Drafting with AutoCAD®
Learn the skills you need to work with AutoCAD®. Study at home, at your own pace with Penn Foster.
There are certain skills you need to begin an AutoCAD® drafting career. Penn Foster’s drafting with AutoCAD® program helps you learn them quickly and conveniently. Develop these skills and more:
- Use of basic CAD equipment; coordinate systems and software used with AutoCAD® programs.
- Use of drafting equipment, media, and reproduction methods.
- Dimensioning, geometric construction, and geometric tolerancing.
- AutoCAD® commands.
- Electrical and electronic schematic Drafting with AutoCAD®
And you’ll take your AutoCAD® drafting courses at home — no classroom needed!
Start a moneymaking career in the growing field of drafting using AutoCAD®.
Why take an AutoCAD® drafting course? With the right credentials, you can:
- Earn over $48,000 a year, although skilled and experienced Drafters can earn more.*
- Work for an architectural, civil, or mechanical engineering firm!
- Work for an existing drafting business, or begin one of your own.
Remember – According to the U.S. Department of Labor, opportunities should be best for individuals who have considerable skill and experience using computer-aided drafting (CAD) systems. Learning AutoCAD® means more work for you!
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*All salary information is based on the “Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-2013 Edition”, a publication of the U.S. Department of Labor. Statements found in the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook are not a guarantee of any post-graduation salary, in part because the data used to create the Occupational Outlook Handbook includes workers from differing educational backgrounds, levels of experience, and geographic areas of the country.