Certificate in Introduction to CAD & 3D Modelling (Intake 2 January 2020)

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

Springboard Administrator

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

01/01/2020

Start Date

08/01/2020

End Date

01/04/2020

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 7.00-10.00pm)
Commencing Wednesday 08/01/2020

Delivery Location

Institute of Technology Carlow,
Kilkenny Road,
Carlow




Delivery Notes

In class

Application Procedures

Apply online at www.springboardcourses.ie
To complete your application process you must email Springboard@itcarlow.ie with the following
(1) A scanned copy of your EU Passport, or a scanned copy of your non-EU Passport with a copy of your Stamp 4 visa. You are not required to provide a copy of your Public Services Card to verify ID.
(2) A copy of your Curriculum Vitae.
(3) A copy of your Level 7 Degree/ Major Award or highest other qualification. Translated if not in English
(4) A scanned copy of a recent payslip if employed showing your PPSN, or a scanned copy of a recent payment slip if in receipt of Jobseekers Allowance/ benefit, or a copy of a recent Bank Statement showing receipt of a different, eligible, Department of Employment Affairs & Social Protection, or a letter from your Accountant confirming that are Self-employed, or an Affidavit signed by you and the appropriate third-party confirming that you are a Homemaker. When sending jpgs they must be attachments to your email, -not jpgs within emails.