Course Description

This class, designed for Advanced AutoCAD® users, will cover advanced features, techniques, and commands that will help you customize AutoCAD®, utilize external graphics and media within AutoCAD, access and utilize the Internet, and set up script files.

See specific content information below in the section "Attend and You Will Learn."

Who Should Attend

This class is designed for advanced AutoCAD® users.

Attend and You Will Receive

Participants who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate of completion from NC State University


It is recommended that you have an intermediate knowledge of AutoCAD and know the fundamentals of drawing, editing, and printing with AutoCAD. You should also be familiar with other forms of electric media and information.

Attend and You Will Learn / Expected Outcome

Attend And You Will Learn

Customizing AutoCAD®

  • Learning what can be customized
  • Using keyboard shortcuts
  • Working with toolbars
  • Customizing menus
  • Learning custom routines

CAD Standards

  • Configuring standards
  • Checking standards
  • Using layer translator


  • Hyperlinks
  • eTransmit

Dynamic Blocks

  • Defining dynamic blocks
  • Creating dynamic blocks
  • Authoring tools
  • Using custom blocks for sheet sets

Sheet Sets

  • Creating sheet sets
  • Managing sheet sets
  • Modifying and customizing sheet sets
  • Transmiting and archiving sheet sets
  • Publishing sheet sets


  • Defining opportunities for using scripts
  • Using script basics
  • Creating scripts
  • Checking, tweaking, and troubleshooting scripts

Advanced Layering

  • Creating layer filters
  • Using layer states
  • Using scripts and toolbar customization to manage layers

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Section Title
AutoCAD Level 3
Th, F
9:00AM to 4:30PM
Nov 05, 2020 to Nov 06, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Standard Registration Fee non-credit $545.00