Course Outline

AutoDesk AutoCad 2D 2016 Introduction


Who is this course for?

This course is designed for new users or users with very little experience of AutoCAD or AutoCAD LT (Light). However, although no previous CAD experience is necessary, any drafting, design, engineering or architectural experience would be an advantage.


How long is this course?

3 Days 


What do I need to know before attending?

Familiarity with your Windows operating environment is recommended. 


What will I expect to achieve at the end of the training?
At the end of this course
you will be able to:

  • You will learn the features, commands, and techniques for creating, editing, dimensioning, annotating and printing accurate AutoCAD drawings efficiently using hands-on exercises. Trainees will be able to also re-use content and extract information.


Price Band:



Introduction to AutoCAD 2D
Using the User Interface
Displaying Objects
Data Input
Drawing Lines, Arcs, Circles

Working with Objects and Layers
Using Object Snaps
Polar Tracking & PolarSnap
Object Snap Tracking
Working with Units
Selecting Objects
Using Move, Copy & Array
Using Mirror, Rotate & Scale
Using Layers
Linetypes and Lineweights
Matching Object Properties
Changing Object Properties
Using Inquiry Commands
Trimming & Extending
Parallel & Offset Geometry
Joining & Breaking Objects

Useful tools
Using Fillet & Chamfer Tools
Using Layouts and Viewports

Working with text
Creating & Edit Multline Text
Using Text Styles

Creating & Editing Dimensions
Using Dimension Styles
Creating & Edit Hatching
Creating & Inserting Blocks

Working with DesignCenter and Polylines

Creating Splines & Ellipses
Plotting Drawings, inc PDF
Using a Drawing Template

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