The Autodesk Certified Professional: AutoCAD for Design and Drafting exam lets you show your proficiency in AutoCAD, the leading CAD drafting tool. Whether you're an architect or in another role that requires you to prepare AutoCAD drawings, this learning path will get you ready for the exam.
Discover the foundations of drafting.
Explore the AutoCAD software package.
Research the skills you need to know to pass the exam.
Explore drafting—technical drawing for architecture, engineering, and product design. Learn essential drafting techniques, both analog and digital.
2h 16m • COURSE
Construction Management: Reading Drawings & Specifications with Jim Rogers
Learn to read the different components that make up construction plans and discover how to approach title blocks, line types, views of the work to be built, and more.
2h 20m • COURSE
Learning AutoCAD with Shaun Bryant
This course provides the novice AutoCAD user with training to get started with AutoCAD.
2h • COURSE
AutoCAD 2021 Essential Training with Shaun Bryant
This course offers essential training needed to work toward becoming a competent user of AutoCAD software, regardless of which AutoCAD toolkits you use.
3h 58m • COURSE
AutoCAD: Construction Drawings with Shaun Bryant
Discover how to work with AutoCAD to create construction drawings that clearly communicate your design intent.
3h 18m • COURSE
Cert Prep: AutoCAD for Drafting and Design Professional with Shaun Bryant
Become an Autodesk Certified Professional. Study for the Autodesk Certified Professional: AutoCAD for Drafting and Design exam while you reinforce your CAD skills.
5h 8m • COURSE
You'll learn architecture and engineering drawing skills with these experts.
Paul F. Aubin
Paul F. Aubin is an architectural consultant, speaker at Autodesk University, and video and print author.
Paul is the author of many Revit book titles, including his deep dive into the Revit Family Editor: Renaissance Revit. He has also authored dozens of Revit video training titles right here on LinkedIn Learning. Paul is an independent architectural consultant providing content creation, implementation, and training services to architectural firms worldwide. Throughout his 30-year career, he has had experience in design, production, BIM management, coaching, reality capture, and training. Paul has been a top-rated speaker at Autodesk University and other industry conferences for many years. He was recently named a member of the board of directors for the Volterra-Detroit Foundation.
Jim Rogers is a recognized leader in the fields of construction management and occupational safety and health.
Jim has 30+ years of experience in areas such as project management and occupational safety and health. He focuses on educating the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) community about the link between safety, quality, and productivity. Jim draws on a unique combination of real-world experience, time spent as the director of the Western OSHA Training Institute Education Center, and his role teaching construction management and safety at Arizona State University. His current interests are focused in two areas. The first is the digital evolution of the construction industry. The second involves bringing occupational safety and health knowledge to people in other industries.
Shaun Bryant is an Autodesk Certified Instructor in both AutoCAD and Revit Architecture.
Shaun has sales, support, and technical expertise, CAD managerial skills, and 30 years of industry experience. He has worked as a consultant, trainer, manager, and user, all of which helped him develop a diverse skillset. His career has included 18 years as a CAD, BIM, and facilities management consultant and trainer, with the earlier years of his CAD career in sales, pre-sales, and business development. He also has industry experience as a CAD manager/user. Shaun has been a director on the board of Autodesk User Group International (AUGI), and he is also the author of the reputable CAD blog, Not Just Cad! He is a seasoned Autodesk University (AU) speaker and was the AutoCAD expert at the inaugural Autodesk University London in June 2017. He is also an Autodesk University speaker mentor, AutoCAD Influencer, and a member of the Autodesk Expert Elite program. Shaun lives in Norwich in the UK, and is the owner and director of CADFMconsultants Limited.