AutoCAD Level 2: Intermediate

at Future Media Concepts - Downtown, Washington, D.C.

Course Details
$1,195 8 seats left
Start Date:

Thu, Jun 06, 10:00am - Jun 07, 6:00pm (2 sessions)

Downtown, Washington, D.C.
1627 K St NW Ste 900
Btwn 16th & 17th Streets NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20006
Interactive connected class: Students will show up in school but instructor will be broadcasted live
Purchase Options
Class Level: Intermediate
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 8

What you'll learn in this autodesk training:

Discover the powerful tools and techniques for drawing, dimensioning, and printing 2D drawings in this course that enables you to reuse content and extract information from your drawings. With an understanding of the tools and concepts you'll learn in class, you can begin to streamline the design process and become more productive with AutoCAD.

What You'll Learn

  • Powerful tools and techniques for drawing, dimensioning, and printing 2D drawings 
  • Use content that has been previously created 
  • Extract information from your drawings 
  • Streamline the design process and become more productive with AutoCAD 
Who Should Attend

Professionals who want unparalleled creative freedom, productivity, and precision for producing superb 3D modeling


Knowledge of OS X and basic computer navigation

Basic design/drafting procedures and terminology

AutoCAD Level 1: Essentials class or equivalent experience.

Course Outline

Note: The curricula below comprise activities typically covered in a class at this skill level. The instructor may, at his/her discretion, adjust the lesson plan to meet the needs of the class.

Lesson 1: Drawing Objects

  • Creating and Editing Multilines 
  • Creating Revision Clouds 
  • Wipeout Objects 
  • Boundaries 
  • Regions 
Lesson 2: Manipulating Objects and Data

  • Selecting Objects with Quick Select 
  • Purging Objects 
  • Working with Point Objects 
  • Dividing and Measuring Objects 
  • Using QuickCalc for Performing Calculations 
Lesson 3: Template Drawing Creation

  • Creating Drawing Templates 
Lesson 4: Dimensioning and Annotation

  • Introduction to Annotation Scaling 
  • Controlling Annotation Scale 
  • Working with Text 
  • Using Multileaders 
  • Dimensioning 
  • Creating Center Marks 
  • Creating Ordinate Dimensions 
  • Creating Geometric Dimensions and Tolerances 
  • Working with Dimension Substyles and Overrides 
Lesson 5: Reusable Content

  • Using DesignCenter 
  • Creating Custom Tool Palettes 
  • Organizing Tool Palettes 
  • Sharing Tool Palettes 
  • Using External References 
  • Managing External References 
  • Referencing Non-Native File Types 
Lesson 6: Blocks and Attributes

  • Working with Blocks 
  • Creating Attributes 
  • Editing Attributes 
Lesson 7: Dynamic Blocks

  • Using Dynamic Blocks 
  • Adding Parameters to Dynamic Blocks 
  • Adding Actions to Dynamic Blocks 
  • Using Parameter Sets 
  • Creating Dynamic Blocks 
Lesson 8: Layer Management and Best Practices

  • Working with Layer Filters 
  • Using the Layer States Manager 
  • Using Layer Standards 
Lesson 9: Layouts and Views

  • Creating Layouts 
  • Modifying Layouts and Using Page Setups 
  • Creating Layout Viewports 
  • Working with Layout Viewports 
  • Controlling Object Visibility in Layout Viewports 
Lesson 10: Plotting

  • Working with Plotter Configuration Files 
  • Creating and Applying Plot Style Tables 
  • Publishing Drawings 
Lesson 11: Introduction to Sheet Sets

  • Creating Sheet Sets 
  • Working with Sheet Sets 
  • Setting Sheet Set Properties 
  • Using Fields in Sheet Sets 
  • Using Attributes in Sheet Sets 
  • Publishing, Transmitting, and Archiving Sheet Sets 
Lesson 12: Working with Tables

  • Working with Table Styles 
  • Creating and Editing Tables 
  • Creating Advanced Tables 
  • Extracting Attributes to Tables 
  • Exporting and Importing Tables 
  • Creating Tables Linked to External Data

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Refund Policy
If notice is given 15 or more calendar days before the start of a class, the student may receive a full refund or reschedule less a $150 administrative fee. If notice is given less than 15 calendar days, no rescheduling or refunds are permitted. All cancellations and registration changes must be received in writing. Please mail to [email protected] Attendee substitutions may be made for any student without penalty of additional cost at any time until the class begins. Clients who take at least one class in a master class may not cancel and are responsible for the entire Master Class fee.


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