AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials Training Course

Revit LogoThe AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials course teaches students about the indispensable core topics required to use the AutoCAD Mechanical software. Through a hands-on, practice-intensive curriculum, students acquire the knowledge needed to accelerate the mechanical design process. With specific tools for creating and manipulating geometry, automatically acquiring bills of materials, generating mechanical components, and performing design calculations, the AutoCAD Mechanical software offers significant productivity gains that the student learns to maximize.

Topics Covered:

  • Identify the main interface elements, their setup and what Help information is available, and to create and use drawing template files.
  • Describe the object property management system in which layers are configured and the tools for manipulating layers.
  • Describe the workflows for organizing drawing geometry and create a Mechanical structure in a drawing by creating components, component views, and folders.
  • Describe the core mechanical design tools of rectangle, hatch, fillet, chamfer, holes, slots, and threads and how to use them to create and modify geometry in your drawings.
  • Modify and edit drawing objects by creating multiple offset copies, scaling them with separate values for the X and Y direction, or using a power command.
  • Insert industry standard parts into your assembly designs.
  • Create production-ready drawings in model space and layouts of structured and non-structured geometry and insert title blocks and borders.
  • Notate a drawing through the creation and editing of dimensions, hole charts, fits lists, and mechanical symbols. 
  • Explain how to create and edit a bill of materials, parts list, and balloons.
  • Describe the tools that you can use to verify whether or not the standard parts or custom parts within your design meet or exceed the requirements for operational use.
  • Exchange data between CAD systems in the form of Mechanical DWG™ and IGES files and create Mechanical drawings using Inventor Link.
  • Create a custom drafting standard and drawing template that includes the configuration settings for layers, object properties, symbols, text, BOMs, parts list, balloons, and other annotation tools

Certified Instructors

Hands-on Exercises

Free Ongoing Support

Flexible Scheduling

Course Details

Course Length 4 Days
Course Hours (Max) 32
INDIVIDUAL - Live Instructor Online Course Cost $1,395
INDIVIDUAL - eLearn Online Course Cost Not Available
GROUP - Online Live Training
GROUP - Onsite Live Training

Online and Onsite Training Formats

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Schedule

All live online training schedules are customizable and independently set for each student as our training focuses on small group to individual one-on-one courses. We realize you have a life - therefore, we'll work with your schedule however you need us to. Click the REGISTER button to sign up for courses within month you wish to attend.

Registration Class Title Month Price Location Formats Available
AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials January $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials February $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials March $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials April $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials May $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials June $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials July $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials August $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials September $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials October $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials November $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials December $1,395 Online Live Instructor
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