At a Glance:

Walker: Michael Fennell
Michael Fennell, Dean of Academic Affairs Walker and Whitfield County Campus
Office: 402
Phone: 706-764-3574
Campus: Walker County Campus, Whitfield Murray Campus
Department: Academic Affairs, Drafting Technology, General Education & Learning Support , Industrial Technologies, Public Service Technology, Business Administrative Technologies

CAD Operator-Mechanical (CP61)

Offered at the Following Campus

  • Walker County Campus

Program Overview

All of the courses in the CAD Operator - Mechanical TCC program are embedded in the Drafting Technology diploma and degree programs. The CAD Operator TCC program provides students with the opportunity to continue on the career pathway toward advancement in the drafting profession. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to upgrade present knowledge and skills or to retrain in drafting practices and software. This TCC could also serve if needed as an exit point for high school dual enrolled students needing a point of exit for employment purposes.

Entrance Date:  Fall Semester

Course Overview

Credit Hours
Required Courses (11 hours)
Technical Drawing I provides multiview and pictorial sketching, orthographic drawing and fundamental dimensioning methods necessary to develop 2D and 3D views that completely describe machine parts for manufacture using intermediate CAD software techniques.
Introduces techniques necessary for auxiliary view drawings, surface development, and developing sheet metal parts. Topics include: primary auxiliary views, secondary auxiliary views, surface development, and developing sheet metal parts.
Occupationally Related Elective