EncartaLabs

Autodesk AutoCAD LT - Essentials

( Duration: 3 Days )

The AutoCAD LT - Essentials Training course enable Participants to create a basic 2D drawing in the AutoCAD software. This course covers the essential core topics for working with the AutoCAD software. The teaching strategy is to start with a few basic tools that enable the Participants to create and edit a simple drawing, and then continue to develop those tools. More advanced tools are also introduced throughout the training.

By attending AutoCAD LT - Essentials workshop, Participants will learn:

  • Understanding the AutoCAD workspace and user interface
  • Using basic drawing, editing, and viewing tools
  • Using basic drawing, editing, and viewing tools
  • Inserting reusable symbols (blocks)
  • Preparing a layout to be plotted
  • Adding text, hatching, and dimensions

  • A working knowledge of basic design/drafting procedures and terminology
  • A working knowledge of your operating system

COURSE AGENDA

1

Getting Started with AutoCAD

  • Starting the Software
  • User Interface
  • Working with Commands
  • Cartesian Workspace
  • Opening an Existing Drawing File
  • Viewing Your Drawing
  • Saving Your Wor
2

Basic Drawing & Editing Commands

  • Drawing Lines
  • Erasing Objects
  • Drawing Lines with Polar Tracking
  • Drawing Rectangles
  • Undo and Redo Action
3

Projects – Creating a Simple Drawing

  • Create a Simple Drawing
  • Create Simple Shapes
4

Drawing Precision in AutoCAD

  • Using Running Object Snaps
  • Using Object Snap Overrides
  • Polar Tracking at Angles
  • Object Snap Tracking
  • Drawing with Snap and Grid (Optional)
5

Making Changes in Your Drawing

  • Selecting Objects for Editing
  • Moving Objects
  • Copying Objects
  • Rotating Objects
  • Scaling Objects
  • Mirroring Objects
  • Editing with Grips
6

Projects – Making Your Drawings More Precise

  • Schematic Project: Electronics Diagram
  • Architectural Project: Landscape
  • Mechanical Project (with Polar & Tracking)
  • Mechanical Project: Surge Protector
  • Mechanical Project: Satellite
7

Organizing Your Drawing with Layers

  • Creating New Drawings With Templates
  • What are Layers?
  • Layer States
  • Changing an Object’s Layer
8

Advanced Object Types

  • Drawing Arcs
  • Drawing Polylines
  • Editing Polylines
  • Drawing Polygons
  • Drawing Ellipses
9

Getting Information from Your Drawing

  • Working with Object Properties
  • Measuring Objects
10

Projects – Drawing Organization & Information

  • Architectural Project
  • Mechanical Project
  • Civil Project
11

Advanced Editing Commands

  • Trimming and Extending Objects
  • Stretching Objects
  • Creating Fillets and Chamfers
  • Offsetting Objects
  • Creating Arrays of Objects
12

Inserting Blocks

  • What are Blocks?
  • Inserting Blocks
  • Working with Dynamic Blocks
  • Inserting Blocks with DesignCenter
  • Inserting Blocks with Content Explorer
13

Projects – Creating More Complex Objects

  • Mechanical Project 1 – Plate
  • Mechanical Project 2 – Gasket
  • Mechanical Project 3 – Plate
  • Mechanical Project 4 – Rocker Arm
  • Architectural Project 1 – Floor Plan
  • Architectural Project 2 – Floor Plan
  • Civil Project – Parking Lot
14

Setting Up a Layout

  • Printing Concepts
  • Working in Layouts
  • Copying Layouts
  • Creating Viewports
  • Guidelines for Layouts
15

Printing Your Drawing

  • Printing Layouts
  • Printing from the Model Tab
16

Projects – Preparing to Print

  • Mechanical Project
  • Architectural Project
17

Text

  • Working with Annotations
  • Adding Text in a Drawing
  • Modifying Multiline Text
  • Formatting Multiline Text
  • Adding Notes with Leaders to Your Drawing
  • Creating Tables
  • Modifying Tables
18

Hatching

  • Hatching
  • Editing Hatches
19

Adding Dimensions

  • Dimensioning Concepts
  • Adding Linear Dimensions
  • Adding Radial & Angular Dimensions
  • Editing Dimensions
20

Projects – Annotating Your Drawing

  • Mechanical Project
  • Architectural Project 1
  • Architectural Project 2
  • Civil Project

Encarta Labs Advantage

  • One Stop Corporate Training Solution Providers for over 3,500 Modules on a variety of subjects
  • All courses are delivered by Industry Veterans
  • Get jumpstarted from newbie to production ready in a matter of few days
  • Trained more than 20,000 corporate candidates across india and abroad
  • All our trainings are conducted in workshop mode with more focus on hands On

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