CAD/Development & Design

Job Outlook

  • Learn to draw 2D plans and 3D models for manufacturing and construction

  • Use the latest industry software including AutoCAD, Inventor, SolidWorks, and Chief Architect to create realistic mechanical and architectural renderings

  • Develop rapid prototypes with 3D printing technology 


What can I do when I graduate?

  • Entry level drafter

  • CAD operator

What would I do in this class?

  • All basic drafting skills

  • 3D residential/commercial design

  • 3D image rendering

  • 3D modeling

  • 3D assemblies

  • 3D rapid prototypes

  • 3D animation

What can I do with further training?

  • Digital artist

  • Animator

  • Engineer

  • Architect

  • Designer (Interior, Industrial)

Program Quick Facts

CAD/ Development & Design students must:

  • Enjoy working with computers

  • Communicate effectively

  • Utilize basic math skills

  • Have an eye for detail


College Credits

Available Certifications

Lab Fees

Tim Sheehy

Kent State University
Stark State College
Triangle Tech
Virginia Marti College
Youngstown State University
Hocking Coll

  • AutoDesk Inventor

  • AutoCad User

  • CPR First Aid

  • OSHA 10 

Level 1 (junior) - $25.00
Level 2 (senior) - $25.00

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