AutoCAD and Revit

AutoCAD and Revit are widely used CAD software. AutoCAD is used primarily as a drafting tool, while Revit is primarily used for building information modeling (BIM). GTCC’s AutoCad and Revit courses may be useful for those in construction, manufacturing, and logistics, and may also be of interest to those in computer software or graphics and design.

Current Courses

Course Dates Days Hours Campus Room Register
DFT-3100A-713 11/13/2018-12/13/2018 T, TH 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Cameron C1 169 Click Here


Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, GTCC offers a series of 3 AutoCAD and Revit courses in the most current software.  The three courses are intended to be taken in order to build CAD skills from introduction toward 3D drawings.   Autodesk 2018 software is used in GTCC computer labs. 


AutoCAD Basics & Productivity

Do you have design ideas doodled on napkins?  Do you have a project assignment that requires a more professional document?  Or are you interested in updating your AutoCAD skills?  This course covers basic AutoCAD functions and the applications and shortcuts for improved efficiency and productivity.  

Recommended prerequisites:  Basic skills in computer keyboard, screen navigation and file management, and familiarity with drafting concepts.


AutoCAD Basics 2.0

Most self-taught AutoCAD users access only 20% of the available tools and techniques, and then use those inefficiently.  You will learn and practice additional basic AutoCAD skills and shortcuts, and be better prepared for the workplace, college project work, or ready for the Autodesk Revit Productivity course. 

Recommended prerequisites:  AutoCAD experience in versions 2015 or higher from industry/OJT use, academic coursework, and/or completion of the AutoCAD Basics & Productivity continuing education course.


Autodesk Revit Productivity

You will learn advanced CAD design skills with Revit 3D software including CAD file management, productivity and CAD customization skills.  Emphasis is placed on developing advanced proficiency techniques through better understanding of software and creation of walls, doors and libraries. 

Recommended prerequisites:  AutoCAD experience from industry OJT/use in versions AutoCAD versions 2015 or higher, academic coursework, or completion of AutoCAD Basics & Productivity and AutoCAD Basics 2.0 continuing education courses.  Have a good understanding of building materials, terminology and use. 

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To register by mail:

You can register through the mail with GTCC registration form

Please mail your form to:

GTCC – Con Ed Registration
P.O. Box 309
Jamestown, NC 27282

You may register in person at one of our following campuses.

  • Jamestown Campus: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm in the Medlin Campus Center Bldg., 2nd floor.
  • Greensboro Campus: Monday – Thursday, 9:00 am to 6:30 pm / Friday, 9:00 am to 11:30 am in the Continuing Education Center (CEC) Bldg.
  • High Point Campus: Monday – Thursday 9:00 am to 6:30 pm / Friday, 9:00 am to 11:30 am in the (H1) Bldg.

Please be sure when registering for a class that it best fits your schedule and then make a note of the exact course code, date and times, and location of your class. If you decide after you have registered for a particular class that you would rather attend another class, this will not be allowed without first checking to see if there is availability. Showing up for a class that you are not officially registered for will not be permitted even with paid receipt.