Cornwall College Duchy College Bicton College Falmouth Marine School CCB Training

CAD Level 1 AutoCAD

Level 1

Bookmark Ask a Question  

Key Info

Learning Area   Engineering
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   1 day per week over 10 weeks
Course Code   12860-CAM-22

Dates & Locations

Course Type   Adult
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   21/09/2022
Day/Time   Wednesday, 18:00-21:00
Fees   Tuition Fees: £195.00

This course will give the learner an introduction to drawing in a virtual environment and how to manipulate their drawings in order to produce working drawings that can be used in industry. The course will teach them the tools to create and edit their designs and parts in order to create finished components in 3 dimensions and in 2 dimensional drawings to an industry standard.

  What You Will Learn

The basics of manipulating a virtual 3D environment, how to constrain sketches and features to create parts, components and assemblies and create 3rd angle orthographic industry standard drawing in 2D.

  Entry Requirements

Basic IT skills


Practical assessment with a short test


Level 2 CAD




# CAD # AutoCAD

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

Download as PDF

  Related News

Academy launch to support youth into manufacturing and engineering   

Academy launch to support youth into manufacturing and engineering   

20th June 2022

Manufacturing and engineering skills in Cornwall are getting a boost with the formation of a pre-16 manufacturing academy, a partnership between The Cornwall College Group (TCCG) and Cornwall Manufacturing Group (CMG).

Read article

Businesses urged to grasp growth opportunity at apprenticeship event 

Businesses urged to grasp growth opportunity at apprenticeship event 

19th January 2022

Read article

New funding to provide tailored skills to Cornish businesses

New funding to provide tailored skills to Cornish businesses

9th November 2021

A new European Social Funded (ESF) project is helping to boost a range of industry sectors across Cornwall by giving local businesses the bespoke skills, training and qualifications they really need.

Read article

£3,000 apprenticeship hire cash boost extended

£3,000 apprenticeship hire cash boost extended

6th October 2021

A financial boost for employers who take on an apprentice has been extended until January. 

Read article

Veteran college lecturer gets the Tour of Britain rolling 

Veteran college lecturer gets the Tour of Britain rolling 

3rd September 2021

A lecturer from Cornwall College Camborne has been selected as one of only seven Armed Forces veterans to kick off the opening stage of the Tour of Britain.  

Read article

  Similar Courses

Tungsten Inert Gas Welding Skills – Introduction

Level 1 • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne

Introductory wedling skills, in either MAGS/MIG,MMA or TIG. This qualification will teach you the fundemental underpinning knowledge, relevant to your chosen welding process including, saftey, use of equipment and choice of consumables. You will learn how to set the welding parameters and electrical conditions, relevant to the welding process required and material to be joined. Furthermore you will develop the practical skills required to safely produce five practical welding tests in the flat and horizontal/vertical positions.

View course

NICEIC Water Regulations

Professional Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne

This course is suitable for all plumbers and engineers involved in the installation, commissioning, service and repair of hot water systems, solar thermal hot water systems or air source/ground source heat pumps. You will be provided with a comprehensive learning package to understand the requirements of Water Regulations and its effects on water supply organisations and individuals. Topics covered will include: Water Regulations 1999 Pipework and fittings Tightness testing Cleansing and flushing of water systems Commissioning Maintenance and repair Water Regulations prevent misuse, waste, undue consumption or erroneous measurement of water and, most importantly, to prevent contamination of drinking water.

View course

Standards Apprenticeship – Machinist

Level 3 • Work-based • Cornwall College Camborne

This Level 3 apprenticeship is ideal if you want to start your journey to becoming a qualified engineer. The apprenticeship route provides an ideal foundation for a wide range of skills within the engineering field. Within the 4-year apprenticeship you will start from a general engineering platform at the foundation phase (years 1 & 2), where you will learn a grounding in Engineering, with a mix of units. You will learn a range of practical skills, be able to follow technical drawings and work carefully and methodically. The course is 75% practical workshop based with 25% classroom theory work. You will have to complete a range of practical assessments to a high standard alongside reports that detail what you have done and whether you met the required standard. You will then progress onto the development phase (Years 3 & 4) where you will hone your skills specific to your pathway and your job. Learning all the skills and knowledge required in greater depth and understanding that years 1 & 2. This phase is 50% theory and 50% practical. Completing units on a pass/merit/distinction basis. All training is provided by ex-industry experts with many years within their field to guide you through your learning and assessment within the course. Alongside this College based qualificatqualification, you will complete an NVQ style competence qualification. A Cornwall College assessor will walk you through the process of completing report write ups of jobs you do at work. Once you have completed the four qualifications (2 at Foundation and 2 at Development phases) you will progress to an End Point Assessment, where you will be assessed on your skills and knowledge in an interview. Foundation phase units include: - health and safety - Communication - Efficiency and effectiveness - Engineering Maths - Business improvement techniques - Plate Fabrication - MIG & TIG Welding - Sheet metal fabrication - CAD design - Hand fitting - Turning and Milling machining Development phase units include: - health and safety - Communication - Engineering maths - Engineering materials - CAD Design - Advanced Milling - Advanced Turning - CNC Programming We have award-winning partnerships with many world-class organisations in Cornwall, See career progression tab for a list of current apprentice locations. To ensure you gain all the skills needed for a career as an engineer, you will need to start your apprenticeship at the foundation phase. On successful completion you will move through to the development phase, this will lead to employment or you can continue onto our HNC/HND programs.

View course

Cornwall College CAD, AutoCAD