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From Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing Programs

This tool is meant to make hiring easier for Washington’s aerospace and advanced manufacturing companies.

This is an ongoing list of Washington’s community and technical colleges that have aerospace and advanced manufacturing programs. Each listing details credits, program descriptions, skill sets (as taught in each program), contact information, and graduation dates.

Aerospace and advanced manufacturing industry companies can contact the community and technical college nearest to them and speak directly to an instructor about graduating students.

 

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Engineering Design Technology AAS
Award Type
AAS
Credits
91
Ends
03/23/16
Anticipated Graduates
22
Contact
Dante Leon
425-235-5831
dleon@rtc.edu
Categories
Computer-Aided Drafting/Technical Design
Description
This program is designed to provide entry-level skills for students seeking employment in the drafting profession as a mechanical or architectural drafter. Students receive substantial training in mechanical drafting and industrial practices using both manual (board) and CAD (Computer Aided Drafting) techniques. Application of ANSI, ISO, and AIA standards is presented, with emphasis on standards used in the aircraft and aerospace industries. Advanced instruction in mechanical drafting, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, and flat pattern development is provided in the latter part of the program. Students become familiar with electronic schematics, document control procedures, and pictorial drawing. Related instruction in mathematics, oral and written communications, human relations/ business leadership and employment skills, and basic computer and word processing applications are also provided. Ample time is devoted to hands-on instruction throughout the program. To earn an Associate of Applied Science degree, the student must complete all requirements for the certificate program plus 20 credits of General Education.
Skill Sets
Graduates of the Drafting program will be able to do the following: 1. Mechanical Drafting: Create detail and assembly drawings including parts list using AutoCAD. 2. Architectural Drafting & Design: Produce a complete set of residential plans including site-plan, perspectives and elevations using Autodesk Revit. 3. Computer Aided Drafting (CAD): Create 2 dimensional layouts from 3-dimenional models. 4. Civil Design: Create a site plan including legal description and topography. 5. Technical Writing: Create documentation that fully describes the form fit and function of a given assembly. 6. 3D Solid Modeling: Create 3 dimensional models and flat patterns of sheet metal parts using AutoDesk Inventor. 7. Structural Detailing: Create a full set of commercial plans with foundation, roof drainage, and wall details.

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Renton Technical College
3000 NE 4th St
Renton, WA 98056



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