Cert Prep for Autodesk Certified Professional: AutoCAD for Design and Drafting

Industrial Design, Product Design
Level
Advanced
Software
AutoCAD
Time
11-15 hours
Prove to potential employers that you’re up to the task by becoming an Autodesk Certified Professional. This online course from Autodesk prepares you by offering an overview of skills that match what is covered in the Autodesk Certified Professional: AutoCAD for Design and Drafting exam. The video...

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Prove to potential employers that you’re up to the task by becoming an Autodesk Certified Professional. This online course from Autodesk prepares you by offering an overview of skills that match what is covered in the Autodesk Certified Professional: AutoCAD for Design and Drafting exam. The video lessons are structured to match the exam’s objective domains and follow the typical workflow and features of the AutoCAD software, including sections on drawing and organizing objects, drawing with accuracy, advanced editing functions, layouts, printing, and outputs, annotation techniques, and reusable content and drawing management. In the course, you will create drawing objects, manage layers, apply object snaps, and work with the User Coordinate System. You’ll edit objects and apply rotation and scale, array techniques, grip editing, offsets, fillet and chamfer, and trim and extend. You will also gain an understanding of exam topics such as layouts and viewports, output formats, and drawing management. Brush up on markup tools, hatch and fill, text, tables, multileaders, dimensioning, and much more.

About the Autodesk Certified Professional: AutoCAD for Design and Drafting Exam:
The Autodesk Certified Professional: AutoCAD for Design and Drafting exam is the recognized standard for measuring your skills and knowledge in AutoCAD. Certification at this level demonstrates a comprehensive skill set that provides an opportunity for individuals to stand out in a competitive professional environment. This type of experience typically comes from having worked with the software on a regular basis for at least 2 years, equivalent to approximately 400 hours (minimum) - 1200 hours (recommended), of real-world Autodesk software experience. 

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Getting started In this lesson, we'll discover what you'll learn in this course and download the software and resources you need.

  • 00_Course-overview-Autocad-Cert-Prep.mp4_.zip 72.06 MB
  • GetTheSoftware-autocad.pdf 49.34 KB PREVIEW
  • test-taking-tips-final.pdf 399.04 KB PREVIEW
  • ACP_Exam Objectives_AutoCAD.pdf 337.5 KB PREVIEW
  • Course Resources - Datasets Autocad Cert Prep.zip 38.05 MB
  • Have you Tried?.zip 2.76 MB

Instructor guide Cert Prep for Autodesk Certified Professional instructor resources

  • Cert Prep for Autodesk Certified Professional - AutoCAD - Instructor Guide.pdf 220.72 KB PREVIEW

Lesson 1: Advanced Drawing Objects

  • Lesson 1 video - Part 1.zip 56.15 MB
  • Lesson 1 video - Part 2-Polylines.zip 35.04 MB
  • Lesson 1 video - Part 3-arcs.zip 70.67 MB
  • Lesson 1 video - Part 4-Polygons.zip 27.27 MB
  • Lesson 1 video - Part 5-Splines.zip 49.97 MB
  • Lesson 1 video - Part 6-Splines_pt2.zip 42.96 MB
  • Lesson 1 video - Part 7-Regions_.zip 66.53 MB
  • Lesson 1 video - Part 8-Rays.zip 37.62 MB
  • Lesson 1 video - Part 9-Xlines.zip 62.21 MB
  • Lesson 1 video - Part 10-Multilines_pt1.zip 48.36 MB
  • Lesson 1 video - Part 11-multilines_pt2.zip 40.79 MB
  • Lesson 1 video - Part 12-Isometric_drawings.zip 61.83 MB

Lesson 2: Organize Objects

  • Lesson 2 video - Part 1-Select_Organize_Objects.zip 44.03 MB
  • Lesson 2 video - Part 2 - layer states.zip 33.54 MB
  • Lesson 2 video - Part 3-laye filters.zip 64.34 MB
  • Lesson 2 video - Part 4 - layer overrides4.zip 51.05 MB
  • Lesson 2 video - Part 5 - layer walk.zip 17.08 MB
  • Lesson 2 video - Part 6 - merging layers .zip 43.41 MB

Lesson 3: Draw with Accuracy

  • Lesson 3 video - Part 1-Control_the_UCS.zip 64.78 MB
  • Lesson 3 video - Part 2 - multi-functional grips.zip 29.4 MB

Lesson 4: Layouts, Printing, and Outputs

  • Lesson 4 video - Part 1-Create_Manage_Layouts_Viewports.zip 82.53 MB
  • Lesson 4 video - Part 1a-define and apply custom scales.zip 21.55 MB
  • Lesson 4 video - Part 2-Publish_PDF.zip 41.43 MB
  • Lesson 4 video - Part 3 - etransmit take.zip 39.47 MB

Lesson 5: Annotation Techniques

  • Lesson 5 video - Part 1 -revision clouds.zip 43.56 MB
  • Lesson 5 video - Part 2-wipeouts.zip 35.23 MB
  • Lesson 5 video - Part 3-drawing compare.zip 14.91 MB
  • Lesson 5 video - Part 4 format text.zip 52.23 MB
  • Lesson 5 video - Part 5- Create and adjust text columns.zip 40.15 MB
  • Lesson 5 video - Part 6-Tables.zip 42.26 MB
  • Lesson 5 video - Part 7-Multileaders.zip 55.03 MB
  • Lesson 5 video - Part 8 -advanced dimensions.zip 65.61 MB
  • Lesson 5 video - Part 9 -apply annotative properties and styles.zip 80.23 MB

Lesson 6: Reusable Content and Drawing Management

  • Lesson 6 video - Part 1 blocks and attributes.zip 94.02 MB
  • Lesson 6 video - Part 2-Xrefs_Underlays.zip 72.6 MB
  • Lesson 6 video - Part 3 - hatch and fill.zip 63.28 MB
  • Lesson 6 video - Part 4-Save objects to a different file format and create a hyperlink.zip 52.14 MB
  • Lesson 6 video - Part 5-Groups.zip 51.61 MB

Lesson 7: Productivity Tips

  • Lesson 7 video - Part 1-work smarter.zip 64.35 MB

Practice exercises Practice exercises to measure skills on the topics covered in this exam.

  • Practice Exercises - Autocad Cert prep.zip 8.42 MB

Challenge exercises Practice the skills learned by completing the following challenge exercises.

  • Challenge Exercises - Autocad Cert Prep.zip 910 KB