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.
The CAD Computer Aided Design and Drafting program prepares students with the skills necessary for an engineering technician career using both CAD drafting and 3-D Solid Modeling techniques. The course of study prepares students to work in a wide range of engineering disciplines, including engineering teams for large and small manufacturing firms, consultant engineering firms, testing, and research companies to gain employment as Computer Aided Drafters and Engineering Designers.
1. Produce computer aided drafting projects, floor plans, and schematic drawings with accuracy and efficiency.
2. Use the systems, symbols, language and mechanics of the drafting field.
3. Skillfully apply computers and engineering office software for documentation and communication.
4. Work productively in a team environment.
5. Create solid model computer files to transfer to rapid prototypes, CNC use, shop drawings, or engineering designs.
6. Provide basic systems design and shop drawings, assembly drawings, and floor plans using 2-D CAD and 3-D solid modeling.
7. Identify the materials and processing of materials used in industry.
8. Work with the sense of responsibility and accuracy required in the field of engineering design and drafting.
Spokane Community College
1810 N Greene St
Spokane, WA 99217