AutoDesk Authorized Training Center
As an Autodesk Premiere Training Center, Autodesk certified courses are offered in CAD design software made by Autodesk. In these concentrated industry modeled classes, students receive Certificates of Training from Autodesk for the various levels of training. All Autodesk courses are taught by instructors who work in industry using Autodesk software so you are assured of receiving current, real world applicable training.
Fee-Based courses are no longer offered at this time due to a lack of awareness and enrollment. As an alternative, the training you would normally receive in our Fee-Based courses has been incorporated into our DDGT semester long courses (18-weeks). We are able to offer this to you at a cheaper cost with more reliability (the classes are rarely cancelled). You will still receive all of the same benefits you would receive in the Fee-Based courses plus additional training and more time with time with your instructor!
Take DDGT110 or DDGT120
This course teaches the beginning Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) user the beginning fundamentals of using the latest release of the AutoCAD software program. The user interface, drawing aids, drawing and editing commands, layers, blocks, drawing annotation, dimensioning, and outputting drawing files to hard-copy are covered.
This course builds on knowledge and skills gained in two-year DDGT program. Topics covered include grips, object selection settings and filters, system variables, advanced line-type creation, block attributes, externally referenced files, working with raster images, dimension style families, editing dimensions, paper-space and printing, and introduction to customization and 3D drawing.
Design and shape the world around you with the powerful, flexible features found in
AutoCAD® design and documentation software, one of the world’s leading 2D and 3D CAD
tools. Speed documentation, share ideas seamlessly, and explore ideas more intuitively
in 3D. With thousands of available add-ons, AutoCAD design software provides the
ultimate in flexibility, customized for your specific needs. It’s time to take design
further. It’s time for AutoCAD.
This course focuses on 3D Modeling and 3D Printing for the beginner and those currently in industry. This course will cover the study of additive manufacturing as it pertains to 3D Printing. Topics covered include 3D Parametric Modeling, 3D Printing applications, and the advantages and limitations of 3D printing technology. Students will learn how to create three-dimensional parts and assemblies using the current version of the Autodesk Fusion 360 software specifically for 3D Printing.
Autodesk® Fusion 360 is a 3D CAD, CAM, and CAE tool that connects your entire product
development process in a single cloud-based platform that works on both Mac and PC.
3DS Max Fundamentals*
Take DDGT240 and DDGT241
A beginning level course in the use of the latest release of Autodesk 3ds Max, an industry leading three-dimensional modeling and animating software application that runs on the Windows platform. Topics covered include hardware requirements, user interface, 3D modeling, keyframes, lights and cameras, material application, and animating scenes.
Autodesk® 3ds Max® and Autodesk® 3ds Max® Design software provide powerful, integrated
3D modeling, animation, rendering, and compositing that enable artists and designers
to more quickly ramp up for production. The two versions share core technology and
features, but offer differentiated experiences and specialized toolsets for game developers,
visual effects artists, and graphic designers on the one hand, and architects, designers,
engineers, and visualization specialists on the other.
This course teaches the beginning Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) user the beginning essentials of using the latest releases of the Autodesk Revit software. User interface and drawing and editing commands are covered so that the students can compose sheets to be plotted.
Purpose-built for building information modeling (BIM), Autodesk® Revit® Architecture
building design software helps architects and designers capture and analyze early
concepts, and then better maintain designs through documentation and construction. Enjoy
a more collaborative, integrated building design process by sharing essential BIM
data with your partners, and use BIM workflows to help drive more efficient sustainable
design analysis, clash detection, construction planning, and material fabrication.
Inventor Intro to Solid Modeling*
Take DDGT120 and DDGT121
This course teaches the beginning Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) user the beginning fundamentals of using the latest release of the Autodesk Inventor software program. The user interface, drawing aids, drawing and editing commands, part modeling, assembly modeling, drawing annotation, dimensioning and constraining, and outputting drawing files to hard-copy are covered.
Autodesk® Inventor® products offer a comprehensive, flexible set of software for 3D mechanical design, product simulation, tooling creation, and design communication. Inventor takes you beyond 3D to Digital Prototyping by enabling you to design, visualize, and simulate your products.
- Design—Integrate all design data into a single digital model.
- Visualize—Create a virtual representation of your final product to market it before it’s built.
- Simulate—Digitally simulate your product's real world performance.