Programme Brief

This AutoCAD course is designed to provide students with the various principles and operations of AutoCAD 2018. It is divided into three levels:

SBCS is one of Trinidad's  Authorised Autodesk Training Centres (ATC) and   Authorized Autodesk Certification  Centres (ACC) for the Autodesk Certification exams.

  • The AutoCAD Certified User exam is included in AutoCAD 2018 - Essentials and Intermediate (Level 1).
  • The AutoCAD Certified Professional exam is included in AutoCAD 2018 - 2D Drafting (Level 2).

 

CONTACT HOURS

Each level of this course is covered in 30 contact hours

 

INDICATIVE CONTENT

The following is a list of topics that will be covered during the AutoCAD 2018  programme:

AutoCAD 2018 - Essentials and Intermediate (Level 1)

  • Navigating through the User Interface
  • Creating Basic Drawings
  • Manipulating Objects
  • Implementing Drawing Organization and Inquiry Commands
  • Altering Objects
  • Annotate a Drawing
  • Dimension Drawings
  • Hatching Objects
  • Creating Additional Drawing Objects and work on Projects
  • Plotting the Drawing Output

 

AutoCAD 2018 - 2D Drafting (Level 2)

  • Using Attributes
  • Copying Existing Drawings from Other Sources
  • Using Advanced Editing and Organizing
  • Layout the Printer Output
  • Making Smart Drawings with Parametric Tools
  • Using Dynamic Blocks
  • Drawing Curves
  • Getting and Exchanging Data from Drawings
  • Customizing Toolbars, Menus, Linetypes, and Hatch Patterns
  • Managing and Sharing Drawings

 

AutoCAD 2018 - 3D Drawing and Modeling (Level 3)

  • AutoCAD 2018 3D Basics
  • Creating Solids
  • Creating Meshes
  • Creating Surfaces
  • Creating Complex Solids & Surfaces
  • Solid Editing Commands
  • 3D Modifying Commands
  • Converting and Sectioning
  • Printing in 3D and Creating 3D DWF Files
  • Cameras and Lights
  • Materials, Rendering, Visual Styles and Animation

 

SCHEDULE

AutoCAD 2018 - Essentials and Intermediate (Level 1)

Champs Fleurs

Start DateEnd DateDaysTimeCost
29-Jan-185-Mar-18M/W5:30pm - 8:30pm$3,150
3-Mar-187-Apr-18Sat9:00am - 4:00pm$3,150
16-Jul-1820-Aug-18M/W5:30pm - 8:30pm$3,150
4-Aug-181-Sep-18Sat9:00am - 4:00pm$3,150

 

 

AutoCAD 2018 - 2D Drafting (Level 2)

Champs Fleurs

Start DateEnd DateDaysTimeCost
26-Mar-1830-Apr-18M/W5:30pm - 8:30pm$3,650
28-Apr-1826-May-18Sat9:00am - 4:00pm$3,650
10-Sep-1815-Oct-18M/W5:30pm - 8:30pm$3,650
22-Sep-1820-Oct-18Sat9:00am - 4:00pm$3,650

 

 

AutoCAD 2018 - 3D Drawing and Modeling (Level 3)

Champs Fleurs

Start DateEnd DateDaysTimeCost
21-May-1825-Jun-18M/W5:30pm - 8:30pm$3,650
23-Jun-1821-Jul-18Sat9:00am - 4:00pm$3,650
5-Nov-1810-Dec-18M/W5:30pm - 8:30pm$3,650
10-Nov-188-Dec-18Sat9:00am - 4:00pm$3,650

 

Please note that all information given above is subject to change without prior notice.


  • 15 weeks
  • Champs Fleurs
  • Administration fee: $150 to be paid on registration.
  • Registration deadline: One week before the scheduled start date of the class.
  • Late Administration fee: $175 will be charged if registration is within one week of the scheduled start date of the course.
  • Payment Plan: Down payment is 60% of the credit price plus the administration fee. The remainder is paid in installments before the end of the course.

 

 

For further details please email cite-it@sbcs.edu.tt or call the numbers below:

  • Champs Fleurs – (868) 663-7227 extensions 1092/3/9
  • San Fernando – (868) 652-2388 / (868) 653-6331 / (868) 657-2681 extensions 1430/1/2
  • Trincity – (868) 640-7090 / (868) 640-7490 extensions 1511/51