Certificate in Introduction to CAD & 3D Modelling (September 2019)

Institute of Technology, Carlow (CW-ERICS-U)
Key Programme Details
Award

NFQ Level 6 (10 credit module)

NFQ Level

6 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Classroom - Evening

Mode

Part Time

ECTS Credits

10

General Information
Contact

Augusta Adekoya

Email

Springboard@itcarlow.ie

Phone

0599175288

Address

Faculty of Lifelong Learning
Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow

Role

Springboard Administrator

Important Dates
Application Deadline

09/08/2019

Start Date

04/09/2019

End Date

31/08/2020

About this Course

This programme is ideal for those looking to work or are just starting out in the field of manufacturing or engineering design and need to gain skills in CAD and SolIdworks.

Objectives

This programme is ideal for those looking to work or are just starting out in the field of manufacturing or engineering design and need to gain skills in CAD and SolIdworks.

Entry Requirements

Previous knowledge, though advantageous, is not necessary. It is assumed that candidates will be familiar with elementary drawing terms and conventions as well as very simple geometrical constructions.

All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.

Long Description

This programme is ideal for those looking to work or are just starting
out in the field of manufacturing or engineering design and need to gain skills in CAD and SolIdworks. Students will have access to a student version of the software for home use on projects and assignments. They will
Produce a portfolio of assembly drawings to ISO standards in First and third angle projection using a drawing board;
Produce a portfolio of Pictorial drawings of engineering components
using a drawing board;
Produce, edit and print a variety of engineering drawings using
a CAD system
Identify and draw standard circuit diagrams for listed mechanical,
electrical, electronic, pneumatic and hydraulic components;
Interpret, from workings drawings, ISO tolerances and Machining &
Finishing symbols; identify and draw various types of CAM.

Career Opportunities

This programme is ideal for those looking to work or are just starting out in the field of manufacturing or engineering design and need to gain skills in CAD and SolIdworks.

Timetable Info

13 WEEKS — PART-TIME
(1 night per week)

Delivery Location

Institute of Technology Carlow,
Kilkenny Road,
Carlow




Delivery Notes

In class

Application Procedures

Apply online at www.springboardcourses.ie