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Introduction to SolidWorks (CAD)

Part time course

For available start dates please contact Jo Matthews on 01453 761131 or email

Course Outline

Students will develop and demonstrate their expertise with SolidWorks 3D solid modeling, design concepts and their commitment to professional development.

What will I learn:

  • Basic Theory and Drawing Theory
  • Part Modeling
  • Assembly Modeling
  • Advanced Part Modeling and Analysis

How will the course be delivered:

Theory sessions with time to practice the skills delivered.

How will I know how I am doing:

You will have assistance from an experienced lecturer.

Is previous experience necessary:

​No but it may help.

Do I receive a qualification:

You can sit the SolidWorks Certified Associate exam at the end of the course where you have the chance to gain the certification. Everyone will receive a certificate of attendance upon completion of the course. 

What can I do next:

There will be intermediate and advanced courses run in the future which can lead to the achievement of the SolidWorks Certified Professional qualification. What should I bring to my first class: Pen and notepad for any notes you may like to take.

Are there any extra costs:


Dates & Costs

Introduction to SolidWorks (CAD)

Duration: 14 weeks