CAD for Woodworkers

What topics are covered by the course?

Here are some of the things the course teaches you to do:

How to set up the CAD screen to draw more quickly and easily
How to use a few basic tools to maximum effect, and build even complex drawings using simple techniques
How to re-use existing drawings to create new ones, in a fraction of the time
How to dimension your finished drawings in minutes using powerful CAD tools
How to output your drawings as finished scale plans, either printed or as PDF files

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for anyone wanting to learn CAD, as the techniques are essentially the same whether you are drawing a house or a chair. The course is aimed in particular at anyone engaged in working with wood and similar materials who needs accurate drawings. No prior knowledge of CAD is required.

What will I be able to do on completion?

Draw effectively and accurately using the free CAD program DraftSight, which is very similar in its command structure to AutoCAD.

How will I be assessed?

Students have to complete all the lectures to receive the completion certificate. Additionally, there are a series of quizzes throughout the course which allow the student to assess their own progress, coupled with online feedback and support from the course instructor via a forum and messaging.

The course is hosted on Udemy, a large online course website with millions of members. The standard price is $49 (approximately 32) but if you use the link which is set up to take you direct to the Udemy website (not LineMine) you will automatically receive a discount and pay ONLY $19 (approximately 12.50)

Guide Price: $19

Delivery: Distance
Category: CAD »
Duration: Lifetime
Qualification: Completion Certificate

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