2016-2017 Course Catalog & Student Handbook 
    Nov 27, 2022  
2016-2017 Course Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Drafter’s Assistant Certificate

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Program Description

This drafter’s assistant certificate prepares students for employment in entry level positions. The training in this certificate prepares the student to draw dimension orthographic drawings. The students learn board drawing techniques and then progress into basic 2D CAD drawing. Students must first complete this drafter’s assistant certificate before entering the CAD operator and advanced CAD operator certificates. Technical courses apply to the degree or diploma program in drafting technology. Student must verify diploma level proficiency in math before program admission. This certificate does not qualify for financial aid as it does not meet minimum hour requirements. (Program Length: 1 Semester Minimum)

Students applying for this program must be accepted into the drafting technology degree or diploma program.

Employment Opportunities

Tracer, blueline printer, editing CAD drawing


Essential Technical Courses (11 Credits)

Total Hours: 11


For Mechanical: DFTG 1105  

For Architectural: DFTG 1125  

Suggested First Semester classes:

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