AutoCAD LT 2018 Essentials

AutoCAD LT is one of the most widely used CAD applications in the design and engineering industry. This course will teach you about using this software efficiently, beginning with the very basics.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Nov 3, 2017
Duration
4h 51m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Nov 3, 2017
Duration
4h 51m
Description

Are you completely new to AutoCAD and looking to learn the fundamentals? In this course, AutoCAD LT 2018 Essentials, you'll learn the ins and outs of AutoCAD LT starting with the basics in order to efficiently utilize the software in practice. First, you'll begin by covering an overview of the AutoCAD LT user interface and its navigation tools. Next, you'll dive into drawing, editing, and annotating. Finally, you'll explore data management and be introduced to printing. By the end of this course, you'll be able to comfortably make and modify your own AutoCAD drawings. Software required: AutoCAD LT.

About the author
About the author

Jaiprakash is CAD Corporate trainer and designer currently working with the engineering design consulting company Ramboll. He is an Autodesk AutoCAD certified professional, Autodesk expert elite and Mechanical Engineer. He has written articles related to AutoCAD for many CAD blogs and websites and he occasionally writes for AUGI world magazine as well.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone. My name is Jaiprakash. Welcome to my course AutoCAD LT 2018 Essentials. This course will teach you all about AutoCAD LT right from the very basics. I'm a senior CAD analyst in an engineering design consulting company, and I also write CAD related articles for various magazines and online publications. If you are completely new to AutoCAD and looking to start learning the software from the very basics, then this is the course for you. This course will start with the fundamentals of AutoCAD like navigation controls, views, and coordinates, and gradually more advanced topics like drawing, editing, annotations, blocks, xrefs, and plotting will be introduced. Some of the major topics that we will cover include basic drawing and editing tools, drawing management with layers, dimensioning, text, and other annotations, blocks, external references and other reusable content, layouts or paper space, and printing and plotting. So by the end of this course, you'll have a good understanding of AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT software. You'll also be able to create, modify, manage your own AutoCAD drawings from scratch. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn AutoCAD LT with the AutoCAD LT 2018 Essentials course, at Pluralsight.