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AutoCAD 3D Drawing and Modeling  

Overview

AutoCAD® 2017 3D Drawing and Modeling introduces students who are proficient with the 2D commands in the AutoCAD® software to the concepts and methods of 3D modeling. The training course provides a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of 3D and explores the main features of the advanced 3D Modeling workspace in the AutoCAD software.

Prerequisites

It is recommended that delegates have a basic working knowledge of one or more of the following:

  • AutoCAD Advanced. (Click for More)
  • Microsoft® Windows® Vista, Microsoft® Windows® XP, Microsoft® Windows® 7, Microsoft® Windows® 8 or Microsoft® Windows® 10

Available Exams and Certifications

Course Accreditations

6 Credits (By the South African Institute of Architects - SAIA)

Price

In-Class: R3,999.00

Distance Learning: R3,200.00 

Excl VAT (Per Person)

Includes Certified eBook, Dataset CD, AutoCAD Trial

Duration

3 Days (08:30 - 16:00)

Skill Level

  • Advanced

Our myWay Learning Methods

Our innovative "myWay” learning methodology is built around the students individual learning requirement, allowing each student to learn in a style that is most suitable for their skills set, knowledge and schedule.

Instructor-Led Classes

Reach your full potential through our “myWay Instructor-Led” classes combined with interactive lessons, supporting video content, practical assignments and in field experience. We deliver instructor led classes full time, part-time, weekends and onsite.

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Mentored Learning

The "myWay Mentored Learning” was created in response for more flexible learning schedules and focused content. It allows each student to progress in a manner that is most suitable for their skills set, knowledge and schedule that a fixed, lecture based approach does not allow for. You will be mentored on a one to one basis by a subject matter expert with continues practical exposure and focus on problem areas, allowing you to progress at your own pace and deciding what content requires more or less time.

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Distance Learning

Do a course at your own pace via our “myWay Distance Learning”. We have re-defined studying via online by combining self-study with supported interactive online video lectures, extra resources, questionnaires and much more, all supported via out Online Student Portal. You will get a course coach and lecturer assigned to you so that you never feel alone and have support whenever you need. Your coach will look after you and your study health, encouraging you to progress constantly.

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Testimonials

What is AutoCAD?


Watch this video to see why AutoCAD is used in the Draughting industry.

 

Important Notes

  • Students are to be at the training venue by 08h00 in preparation for a 08h30 start time.
  • The CAD Corporation retains the right to change this calendar without any notification.
  • Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of the proof of payment or an official company purchase order for the full amount of the training.
  • For full day courses The CAD Corporation will supply you with the relevant training material. A desktop computer to use for the training (where applicable), tea/coffee and a full lunch for full day InClass training hosted at The CAD Corporation only. Catering is not included for OnSite training and laptop is available for hire at an additional cost if required.
  • Cancellation or rescheduling requests must be in writing and reach us via fax or email at least 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date. Full course fees may be retained for no shows or requests within 5 working days prior to commencement.
  • Although we go to great lengths to ensure that all training proceeds as scheduled, The CAD Corporation reserves the right to cancel or postpone dates if we require to do so and undertake to inform clients in writing and telephonically of these changes.
  • The CAD Corporation suggests clients wait until a week prior to course commencement that a course has been confirmed to go ahead as scheduled before booking flight and accommodation. The CAD Corporation is NOT responsible for cost associated with cancellation of classes such as flight and accommodation for clients.

3D Foundations

  • Why use 3D?
  • Introduction to the 3D Modeling Workspace
  • Basic 3D Viewing Tools
  • 3D Navigation Tools
  • Introduction to the User Coordinate System

Simple Solids

  • Working with Solid Primitives
  • Solid Primitives Types
  • Working with Composite Solids
  • Working with Mesh Models

Working with the User Coordinate System

  • UCS Basics
  • UCS X, Y and Z Commands
  • UCS Multifunctional Grips
  • Saving a UCS by Name

Creating Solids and Surfaces from 2D Objects

  • Complex 3D Geometry
  • Extruded Solids and Surfaces
  • Swept Solids and Surfaces
  • Revolved Solids and Surfaces
  • Lofted Solids and Surfaces
  • NURBS Surfaces

Modifying in 3D Space

  • 3D Gizmo Tools
  • Aligning Objects in 3D Space
  • 3D Modify Commands

Advanced Solid Editing

  • Editing Components of Solids
  • Editing Faces of Solids
  • Fillets and Chamfers of Solids

Additional Editing Tools

  • Creating a Shell
  • Imprinting Edges of Solids
  • Slicing a Soling along a Plane
  • Interference Checking
  • Converting Objects to Surfaces
  • Converting Objects to Solids

Refining the View

  • Working with Sections
  • Working with Cameras
  • Managing Views in 3D
  • Animating with ShowMotion
  • Creating ShowMotion Shots
  • Creating Animations

Visualization

  • Creating Visual Styles
  • Working with Materials
  • Specifying Light Sources
  • Rendering Concepts

Working Drawings from 3D Models

  • Creating Multiple Viewports
  • 2D Views from 3D Solids
  • Creating Technical Drawings with Flatshot
  • 3D Model Import
  • Automatic Model Documentation
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Centurion, Pretoria Office
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27 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017

Centurion, Pretoria Office
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01 Nov 2017
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Centurion, Pretoria Office
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08 Nov 2017
06 Nov 2017

Centurion, Pretoria Office
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22 Dec 2017
20 Dec 2017

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Durban, Kwazulu-Natal
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17 Nov 2017
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Durban, Kwazulu-Natal
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15 Dec 2017
14 Dec 2017

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Cape Town, Pinelands
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01 Nov 2017
30 Oct 2017

Cape Town, Pinelands
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08 Dec 2017
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Midrand, Johannesburg
Weekend
11 Nov 2017
28 Oct 2017

Midrand, Johannesburg
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08 Nov 2017
06 Nov 2017

Midrand, Johannesburg
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06 Dec 2017
04 Dec 2017

Midrand, Johannesburg
In-Class
15 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017


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