Drafting Title with Background

1200 hrs

Eligible for:





AutoCAD drafters are employed by manufacturing companies, engineering firms, and architectural firms. Drafters build on the ability to visualize concepts and designs and bring their ideas to life using Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) methods. Drafters use computer software to turn the concepts and specifications of architects, engineers and other manufacturing designers into blueprints and drawings. The yearlong program covers focused instruction in the use of CAD programs including Solid Works and Autodesk. Several students completing this program have continued to pursue a degree in engineering.





AutoCAD Drafter: Know engineering and manufacturing terminology, read blueprints, add 3D life to 2D drawings, annotate technical drawings with dimensions styles, text, and multileaders block text, transition AutoCAD designs from concepts to workable construction documents, explore techniques for creating and designing three-dimensional, prepare structural and assembly drawings of machinery, prepare sketches and drawings that include pneumatic hydraulic drawings, prepare drawings to be printed or shared with others and print 3D images of drawings. 

Course OCP Chart


Age 16+ 


Academic skill level required to complete program: 

Reading 9

Math 10

Language/Writing 9


Physical Requirements: 

Sit for an extended amount of time.


Articulation Agreement: Some certifications articulate to a minimum guarantee of credit pursuant to Statewide Career Pathways.



AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit, Fusion 360, Civil 3D, Solidworks


Live work fees: 

Vary and must be approved by instructor


Advisory Salary Range: 

Florida Panhandle:  Low- $26,900.00, High - 64,080  

State Average, $46,100.00 

National Average, $48,800.00


Percentage Rates: 

Program Completion % - 100% 

Program Placement %  - 100% 

Program Certification Pass % - NA


Live work fees:

vary and must be approved by instructor

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