Training Details

Training Dates: 
Monday, August 7, 2017 to Wednesday, August 9, 2017
9:00am – 4:30pm
3 Days
AutoCAD® 2015/2016/2017 Level I (or equivalent) ...or... 6-12 months continuous AutoCAD® 2015/2016/2017 experience
Beginner / Intermediate
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Architectural professionals, production designers, and drafters who want to take advantage of the architectural design and productivity features within AutoCAD Architecture®

AutoCAD® Architecture training is designed for the architectural professional who wants to learn about the intelligent AEC objects (wall, doors, windows, etc.) and architectural tools (Project Navigator, Detail Component Manager, etc.) within AutoCAD Architecture.  You will learn the essentials for creating drawings using many of the included tools and content along with some intermediate and advanced techniques.  Prior knowledge of basic AutoCAD commands and techniques is necessary.

Continued Learning: And now when you attend this class in any of our training centers, you’ll receive one year of access to the CADD Community, plus one year of access to the on-demand version of this training course (a $450 value). The CADD Community is an exclusive online portal for CADD Microsystems customers only, and features industry knowledge, valuable applications, how-to videos, and time-saving FAQs. Pre-loaded into your CADD Community account is the online version of this class, including course material, recorded training and self-led training modules through Global eTraining.


Object Technology
Interface Features

Introduction to Drawing Management

Project Browser and Navigator
Working with Floor Plans, Elevations, and Sections
Creating and Managing Sheets

Working with Structural Objects

Column Grids
Structural Columns

Adding and Modifying Walls

Direction and Justification
Modifying and Properties
Converting and Importing Styles
Cleanups and Interferences
Curtain Walls

Working with Doors and Windows

Creating and Modifying
Door/Window Assemblies


Creating and Generating
Modifying and Properties

Other Architectural Objects

Stairs and Railings
Floors and Roofs
Ceiling Grids
Fixtures, Furnishings, and Equipment

Tools and Utilities

Object Display
3D Navigation

Construction Documentation

Annotating Drawings
Schedule Tags and Tables

Creating Details

Detail Component Manager

Download the course outline

This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment.