This certificate program is 100% online. It consists of three modules covering an introductory course in engineering drawing and perspective geometry, description of AutoCAD 2017 screen and commands, and producing and printing professional engineering drawings.

What You Will Learn

•    How to use different measurement unit systems
•    Become familiar with the AutoCAD screen
•    How to prepare an engineering drawing sheet
•    Knowledge about different types of AutoCAD commands
•    All about layers and material types menu
•    Blocks
•    About preparing to plot a professional drawing

Who Should Attend

This course targets professionals who would like to enter the drafting world using AutoCAD.

Course Content

This online certificate consists of three modules. Live online sessions are every Wednesday, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST).


The fee for each module is $1195.00


Register and pay $3295 for the entire Certificate in advance and save $290! Please contact Chris Abraham at 902-494-8042 or 1-800-565-8867 for more information.

Certificate Requirements

It is highly recommended that participants complete the three modules in sequential order. The certificate is awarded after the completion of all three modules, including all quizzes and final exams. This represents approximately 150 hours of training which includes online sessions, home study, assignments and exam preparation. The participants must attain a minimum of 65% for each module and an aggregate average of at least 75% in the program.

Required Textbook

AutoCAD 2017 for Beginners by CADFolks, available at, ISBN: 9781533128003.


Eman H. Al-Ali, PMP, LEED AP BD&C, PEng, is an engineer in Ontario with over 25 years of experience in the field of civil engineering. She is passionate about learning and helping others learn as engineering science evolves. After completing her B.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering at Basra University, she pursued her M.Sc. in Structural Engineering from Baghdad University. She was offered a teaching position at the University of Technology, Baghdad, Iraq to teach different civil engineering materials. While at the University of Technology, Eman established the first personal computer laboratory in 1986. She also held a position as a structural engineer in Baghdad where she mastered her skills in structural design and inspection, quality control and quality assurance, and enriched her expertise in the project management field.

As a design manager in Dubai, UAE, she completed many successful projects of different types from villa compounds to multi-million-dollar commercial towers. In 2010, she received her LEED AP in building design and construction (LEED AP BD&C) credential to manage green building projects. And in 2011, she was certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP). Currently, Eman works as a project coordinator in an engineering firm in Mississauga, Ontario.

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