The Computer Aided Design Technology program provides training for individuals who wish to acquire the skills, knowledge, and attitudes necessary to become successfully employed in today’s modern field of Drafting and Computer Aided Design.
The Computer Aided Design Technology program provides an introduction to the diverse fields of mechancial drafting and AEC (architectural, engineering, and construction). These individualized, competency-based courses are taught in a lab environment and include real-world projects.
Students learn to prepare working drawings and plans by use of Computer-Aided Drafting and Design (CADD) software. They will be introduced to computer-aided additive manufacturing processes in which they will design, create, and 3D print physical objects they have modeled. CADD and 3D printing are tools used by drafters, designers, and engineers in today’s technological world.
|Time Commitment||Full Time, Part Time|
|Typical Program Length||16 Months|
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3070 Hwy 64
PO Box 89
Crump, TN 38327
Prepare detailed working diagrams of machinery and mechanical devices, including dimensions, fastening methods, and other engineering information.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 1,280
Current job openings per year: 130