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Drafting & CAD Technician - Full Career Pathway


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Full program description

Drafting & CAD Technician
Draw the World


Drafting and CAD technicians use software to convert the designs of engineers and architects into technical drawings and plans. Workers specialize in architectural, civil, electrical, or mechanical drafting and use technical drawings to help design everything from microchips to skyscrapers.

As a drafting and CAD technician, you can launch a rewarding career in several industries, where job demand is high.

This program requires additional external training in CAD software.

Income Opportunities

Salaries for Drafting & CAD Technician ranges from $33,020 to $85,920.*
*Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2016

Hiring Industries

  • Architecture
  • Automotive
  • Aerospace
  • Consumer Products
  • Construction
  • Electrical Equipment
  • Marine
  • Military

Program Summary

  • Micro-credentials: 24
  • Skills Courses: 98
  • Time to Complete: 2.0 months*
    (*Completing three modules per day)
  • O*NET job code: 17-3013.00
  • INTraining code: 7553