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AutoCAD is the world's largest 2-D and 3-D technical drawing program. AutoCAD software provides useful, practical skills used in many occupations from engineers and architects to interior designers and draftspeople.

What is the job outlook?

The Maryland job market for drafters is expected to increase 8 percent through 2027, with a current median annual salary of approximately $57,000.

Source: Emsi 2018.4

What is the training?

Learn to build a solid foundation for all of your projects using standard Computer Aided Design (CAD) techniques. Quickly develop confidence and become productive with the software as you master the major 2-D functions and then move onto 3-D modeling.

What courses will I take?

OLL-300 AutoCad 2018 Certified User Part 1

OLL-301 AutoCad 2018 Certified User Part 2

OLT-384 AutoCad 2015 3-D

What will it cost?

OLL 300 and OLL 301 – The combined cost is $2,602 for Anne Arundel County residents, including tuition and fees.

OLT 384 – The cost is $1,702 for Anne Arundel County residents, including tuition and fees.

Students receive a free, three-year license of AutoCAD from Autodesk at the time of enrollment.

What credentials will I earn?

Upon successful completion of OLL 300 and OLL 301, students earn the AutoCAD Certified User CEWD program certificate. Upon successful completion of OLT 384, students earn the AutoCAD 3-D modeling CEWD program certificate. To receive the certificate, submit a Student Application for a Continuing Education Certificate.

What are the requirements? 

Students must be at least 16 years old. Individual courses have some prerequisites.

Related Studies

For hands on experience with 3D printing, consider Introduction to 3D Printing.

Also, see Architecture degree and credit certificate programs.


Course Needs or Ideas?

We continuously develop new trainings and courses to meet the needs of our community. Call us at 410-777-2142 to inquire about new courses or to share your ideas.

Our online courses can be scheduled on-demand to serve students who are seeking training on less in-demand topics or who have schedules that demand alternatives to our face-to-face schedules.

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