Computer Aided Design (CAD)

This course is aimed at students who wish to pursue a career in computer aided draughting in the architectural, engineering or construction professions and it prepares students for further study at third level or direct placement into industry.

Course Modules

Design Skills
Architectural Drawing
Engineering Drawing
Graphic Design Skills (+ 3D printing)
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Work Experience
Safe Pass

How do I get in?

Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied, Vocational Leaving Certificate or equivalent & interview.

How long is the course?

One year full time from September until May.

What do I get out of it?

QQI/FETAC Level 5 Award in Construction Technology - 5M5010

Where can I go from here?

Further study in Pearse College at Level 6 and/or progression to other third level institutes.
Career opportunities include self employment or employment with local authorities or private companies.

Key facts

Students are given training in job interview techniques, visits to companies are organised with a view to possible internships.

How do I apply?

Please click here and fill in our application form. We will be in touch with you shortly regarding an interview time and date.