AJAC’s Introduction to CAD Using SolidWorks

Don’t spend extra time and money sending your employees out to develop their CAD design skills. Let AJAC bring its employer-driven, hands-on training to you and at the same time, develop your employees’ CAD design and editing skills. AJAC’s highly skilled manufacturing instructors from industry will travel to your company and train your employees on your schedule and according to your business needs – all without stopping production!

Course Length Maximum Number of Students per Class Course Format
4 hours 11 students Instructor-led classroom course held on AJAC’s Advanced Inspection and Manufacturing Mobile Training Unit (AIM-MTU)


During AJAC’s SolidWorks Introductory course, your employees will be given an overview of SolidWorks functionality and be introduced to CAD Systems. Through hands-on practice and instructor guidance, your employees will demonstrate the following while creating a 3D model based on specific design criteria:

  • Design intent
  • Selection of view orientations
  • Sketching of fixed geometric shapes and individual line drawings
  • Dimensioning of solid models
  • 3D extrusion of 2D shapes
  • Editing of solid model shapes


This course is for employers and employees working in the manufacturing industry in Washington State.

Skills Assessment

Your employees will demonstrate their understanding of CAD design by accurately creating a 3D model. Each employee’s model will be 3D printed and mailed to their company after class.

Students who successfully complete this course will receive AJAC’s certificate of completion.

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