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Computer Aided Design (CAD) 2D Level 3 Award at The City of Liverpool College

Course description

Computer-aided design (CAD) is the industry recognised software that is used to produce drawings within the Construction and Engineering sectors.

This course takes the candidate on from general 2-dimensional drawings to formal presentations, including dimensioning and layout plotting

This 2D course will give the successful candidate the Industry Standard Qualification

at level 3.

Entry requirements

Ideally you will be qualified at Level 2 in CAD or be able to demonstrate skills appropriate to the course.


Assessment will take place in the form of 2 timed practical drawing tests and an on-screen multi-choice question module.

Future opportunities

Successful completion will allow progression on to the 3D program.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The City of Liverpool College directly.

Last updated date: 27 September 2016

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