AutoCAD – Level 2


28 hours




City Campus



Next Intake

To be determined


Develop and refine your drawing skills using AutoCAD (Windows). This hands-on course combines practical exercises and expert-led demonstrations, allowing you to learn advanced techniques for improving drawing productivity and complexity.

Course content

  • Controlling the working environment through profiles scripting
  • Introduction to AutoLISP
  • Changing keyboard shortcuts
  • Efficient drawing techniques
  • Block creation manipulation
  • Dynamic blocks
  • Automatic table updates using block attributes
  • Using fields for automatic, drawing wide text updates
  • Transferring styles, layers blocks between drawings
  • Xreferencing for collaborative projects error checking
  • Parametrics for design
  • Layout setup focusing on design documentation
  • Page set up manager for batch printing
  • Power use of layers filtering techniques

There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. Please contact us or join our mailing list to express your interest in this course.

How to enrol

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Basic computer skills are essential such as the ability to use file storage networks. Some knowledge of AutoCAD is required. 

Materials supplied

All relevant course notes are supplied with comprehensive instructions and exercises.

Materials to bring

Pen, paper and/or laptop for note taking. A USB flash drive for transferring and storing files.

Suited to

The course is suitable for anyone wishing to develop existing AutoCAD skills and those who have already completed AutoCAD Level 1.

Additional notes

All our trainers are professional Architects, Engineers, Building, Industrial or Interior Designers with extensive AutoCAD experience. They are also Autodesk registered trainers. Many teach in related programs at RMIT.

RMIT University is an Autodesk Authorised Training Centre.


Program completion will enable participants to apply some of the more advanced AutoCAD functions and applications. Upon finishing the course you will receive a RMIT Certificate of Completion.  You can use this as a record to demonstrate the outcomes covered in the course.

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