This popular and innovative Qualification will educate the student how to design utilising various industry popular CAD design 2D & 3D software & focuses on architectural draughting (drawing of building plans). It will skill the learner to design via CAD software, the technical drawings of building structures & the complete presentation & construction drawings for submission to the local municipality. CAD Design 2D & 3D Design Draughting is an exciting and in-demand career. In the past, Draughting was performed by hand on a drawing board, but today, computers enable life as much easier for everyone. The function of an Architectural CAD Designer is to prepare detailed drawings of architectural designs & plans for buildings and structures according to specifications.
Entrance requirements: CAD 1 – CAD4ALL First Year Qualification (Architectural Draughting)
Duration: 12 Months
Method of Learning : Online
Career Opportunities: Architecture, Building Design, Mining Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Surveying, Planning, 3D Modelling and Printing, Property Surveying, Construction, Civil Design, Engineering Design, Naval Architectural & Ship Building, Interior & Special Design, Automotive Engineering Design, Structural Detailing, Reinforce Concrete Detailing, Piping& Plant Design, Set Building, Instrumentation Design, HVAC Design, Aeronautics & much more
Career advancement: Architectural Technology, Construction Technology, Project Management, Interior Design, CAD Designer, 2 year duration
Accreditation: Construction Education Training Authority (CETA) & Endorsed by the South African Council for the Architectural profession
International certifications: Global Use Licence in AutoCAD, Revit & Microsoft Project, Autodesk Inventor