Design, Engineering & Architecture

Program Description

  • Utilize 2D and 3D modeling software
  • Learn blueprint reading
  • Use architecture design principles to create a perspective of a building
  • Apply advanced architectural design concepts to construct design models including perspective drawings

Course Topics

  • Computer Aided Design 1
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Computer Aided Design 2
  • Architectural Computer Aided Design
  • Architectural Drafting & Model Making
  • Construction Methods and Materials
  • Building Systems

Industry-Recognized Credentials

  • OSHA 10-hour Certification
  • Auto CAD User Certification
  • CPR and AED Certification
  • CSWA Certification

Career Opportunities

Entry Level (with high school diploma and career training)
  • Apprenticeship in the Manufacturing, Engineering, and Construction Industries
  • Entry-level Position in the Manufacturing, Engineering and Construction¬†Industry
Technical (with CTE training, associate degree, technical certification)
  • Engineering Technician
  • Manufacturing Technician
Professional (with Bachelor’s degree & beyond)
  • Architect, CAD Operator, Industrial Designer
  • Engineer, Contractor, Manufacturing Supervisor

Program Instructor

Michael Batdorf
Vanguard Tech Center