Autodesk AutoCAD 2D Foundation

Duration 3 Days

Who should attend?

Anyone needing to know how to create 2D Drawings.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the Screens
  • Understand the Menus
  • Create New drawings using templates
  • Draw to exact coordinates and specifics
  • Search For drawings
  • Add text and symbols to drawings

Course Content

  • Introduce Windows and use Windows Explorer for project file manipulation
  • Enter / Exit AutoCAD’s Graphical User Interface (GUI)
  • Use various command selection methods including context sensitive and icon menus
  • Open multiple drawings, browse and search
  • Create new drawings from an existing template
  • Control screen display; including zoom, pan and aerial views
  • Draw, edit and modify various geometric shapes (not all commands)
  • Draw to exact coordinate points using various construction aids
  • Generate and modify text including automatically to drawing scale
  • Create and insert symbol blocks
  • Cross-hatch and solid fill areas