Who should attend?

This course is designed to give a thorough understanding of basic principles of AutoCAD® 2D design and drafting.

It is suitable for users that are completely new to AutoCAD®.

Course objectives

The course aims to guide the delegate though creating a drawing from scratch then editing and outputting the finished drawing. It covers all the fundamentals of AutoCAD® design and drafting.


This is a two-day course that runs at a pace which allows time for practical exercises and questions.

Topics include

  • Interface
  • Creating drawings
  • Drawing tools
  • Modifying/editing drawings
  • Creating dimension styles
  • Creating text styles
  • Creating multi-leader styles
  • Creating blocks
  • AutoCAD® groups
  • Creating layouts along with plotting or publishing
  • Your drawings
  • External references
  • Re-using common content
  • Working with 3D objects
  • Usingc/creating template drawings
  • Creating attributes within blocks
  • Dynamic blocks
For pricing and to book please call +44 (0) 1844 261700 or email training@elecosoft.com.

Courses are held at our Training Centre in Haddenham, Buckinghamshire or at your own premises.

Need a fully customised training course?

We can run training courses that are customised to your specific requirements. The Framing training can be based on your own drawing setup and material settings, tailored to reflect the way you design wall frames and/or floor cassettes. Contact our Training Department now on 01844 261700 or email training@elecosoft.com.