AutoCAD/AutoCAD LT Essentials

This course covers the essentials for working with the AutoCAD software.

The course starts by introducing a few basic tools that enable you to create and edit a simple drawing, and then continue to develop those tools. The course enables you to create and edit 2D basic drawings in the AutoCAD software.


A working knowledge of basic design/drafting procedures and terminology.

Topics Include

  • Understanding the AutoCAD Workspace
  • Understanding the AutoCAD interface
  • Basic Drawing tools
  • Basic Editing tools
  • Basic Viewing tools
  • Organising Drawing objects in layers
  • Inserting reusable symbols (blocks)
  • Preparing a layout to be plotted
  • Adding text
  • Adding Hatching
  • Adding Dimensions

Course Duration: 3 Days

Next Step: AutoCAD/AutoCAD LT Beyond the Basics