Engineering Sciences and Environment:

Computer-Aided Design (CAD)

Recognition Of Achievement

AutoCAD is the world’s leading computer–aided design and drafting software and a must–know for architects, engineers and anyone who wants to create two– and three–dimensional designs.  Sheridan’s Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Recognition of Achievement program will take you through the latest software step–by–step.

Design the modern way. Draw upon new skills and design success. Enrol today. 

Important Programming Notes 

Technical Requirements for Virtual Classes

Please review the technical requirements for virtual classes found here

Recommended Program Pathway

For those just entering the program, the recommended introductory course is:

These courses are part of the Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Program.

Course Name / Code Expected Availability Select

Compulsory Course(s)

Successfully Complete Two (2) Courses

AutoCAD - Level 1
Course Code:
CADD79001
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
AutoCAD - Level 2
Course Code:
CADD79002
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class

Elective Course.

Successfully Complete One (1) of the Following Courses

Autodesk Revit - Level 1
Course Code:
CADD79026
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class

Program Delivery

AutoCAD Level 1 and Level 2 courses will continue to be delivered via virtual (synchronous) format.  Autodesk Revit-Level 1 will be delivered on-campus.

Program Description

AutoCAD is the world’s leading computer-aided design and drafting software and a must-know for architects, engineers and anyone who wants to create 2-Dimensional and 3-Dimensional designs. 

Sheridan’s Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Recognition of Achievement program will take you through the latest version of the software step-by-step, starting with basic features.  As your progress through each course, so will your proficiency in AutoCAD.

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Create a basic architectural, interior design, mechanical, structural, or civil drawing 
  • Work with basic and advanced AutoCad commands 
  • Use layers, colours, linetypes, and lineweights to create simple professional drawings 
  • Create a simple architectural 3D model of a building 
  • Create and work with levels in Revit
  • Use CAD standards 
  • and more! 

Design the modern way. Draw upon new skills and design success. Enrol today. 

Recommended Program Pathway

For those just entering the program, the recommended introductory course is:

Technical Requirements for Virtual Classes

Please review the technical requirements for virtual classes found here

NOTE: Students receive a free limited time Autodesk software license.  Instructions on downloading the software will be sent prior to the course start date. Sheridan CAD courses are for Windows only.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact our Opportunity Centre at caps@sheridancollege.ca or 905-874-4440.

Sample job titles include:

  • CAD (Computer Aided Design and Drafting ) System Manager
  • CAD (Computer Aided Design and Drafting ) Administrator
  • CAD (Computer Aided Design and Drafting ) Designers