AutoCAD Operator

  • Type: In Class
  • Credential: Statement of Completion
  • Starts In: Fall, Winter, Spring
  • Time to Complete: 5 Years
  • Plan #: C0121

About this part-time program ( What's this?)

The AutoCAD Operator program has been designed to enable you to pursue a career within the engineering design/graphics work environment. You may choose to specialize either in Mechanical Drawings or Construction. This program is heavily lab oriented and you will enhance your skills with hands-on learning.

Career Opportunities

The AutoCAD Operator program prepares individuals for a career in the fast growing field of Computer Aided Design/Drafting.

Graduates will have attained knowledge and skills in Auto Cad drafting and become qualified for a variety of positions in all aspects of design/drafting within the following industries: industrial, manufacturing, civil, mechanical, architectural, electrical and geographical engineering.

Possible career paths include:

  • CAD Department Management/Network Administrator
  • CAD Operator
  • CAD Designer
  • Detail Draftsperson
  • AutoCAD Administrator
  • Sole Proprietor(Drafting & Design Service)
  • Document Controller
  • Survey Drafter
  • Piping Drafter
  • Architectural Detailer
  • CAD Detail Engineer
  • Structural Detailer
  • Instrumentation Detailer
  • Electrical Drafter
  • Product Design
  • 3D Modelling
  • Estimating

How to Register

Students do not apply to our part-time programs. Instead, enrol in and successfully complete each course listed in the Program Delivery section. Once you have successfully completed all of the required courses, you may apply to graduate. If you aren't sure how to enrol in a course, you can learn more here.

Apply for Statement of Completion

Have you successfully completed the requirements of this program? Learn how to apply for your Statement of Completion.

Program Delivery

Code Course Name Delivery Course Availability
2017 Spring 2017 Fall

Required Courses:

COMP1255 AutoCAD I In Class Yes TBA
COMP1259 AutoCAD II In Class No TBA
DRFT1043 Drafting with AutoCAD In Class No TBA
TECH1033 AutoCAD - Introduction to 3-D Modeling In Class Yes TBA

Prerequisites may be required for these courses. Please refer to individual course descriptions for specific requirements.