A comprehensive introductory CADD (Computer Aided Design and Drafting) course intended to develop now indispensable fundamental skills required to effectively participate in any innovative contemporary design endeavor. Curriculum will cover three-dimensional computer modeling of individual parts and assemblies and critical dimension drafting of related geometrically toleranced production drawings.
Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays, February 26 - March 21, 5 – 6:30 pm
An advanced CADD (Computer Aided Design and Drafting) course for veteran introductory course students intended to develop necessary skills required for senior lead participation in any innovative contemporary design environment. Curriculum will cover top down design concepts; surfacing fundamentals; configurations and display states of part models and assemblies coupled with elaborate representative bills of material; critical dimensioning associated with ANSI Y14.5 geometric tolerancing in models and detail drawings; exploded views and fundamental animation.
Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 26 - April 25 (no class April 16 & 18), 5 – 6:30 pm
Bring a flash drive to track personal progress. Included with this course is one year of student access to the latest SolidWorks software and downloadable lesson files.
These courses are being taught by Alan Chapdelaine, retired design draftsman and consultant for many of the world’s most prestigious corporations including Lockheed, United Technologies, GE, Westinghouse, Ford and Polaroid.
Cost:$285 for each course (includes student access to SolidWorks for six months)