Computer Aided Design

L3 Level 3
Part Time
6 September 2021 — 13 May 2022
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

About this course

The course is designed for students who have a level 2 CAD qualification/equivalent and would like to further enhance their skills and gain a recognised qualification at level 3.

What you will study

During the course you will cover the following units:

  • Interchange Data
  • Maintain a Computer System
  • Produce Advanced Drawings, Macros, Menus and Computer 3D Modelling

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £100.00

Entry requirements

Applicants will need to have a genuine interest in producing computer aided drawings, and have successfully completed a level 2 qualification/equivalent or had relevant industrial experience

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

6 September 2021

End date

13 May 2022

Time of day

Night Time

Part Time

3 hours per week


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Maps & directions

Course code



CG L3 Award in 3D Computer Aided Design


What our students say

Throughout my time at CAVC I used a range of equipment, including; soldering irons, oscilloscopes and power supplies. I believe combining the academic and practical skills that I have gained at college will fuse my product design and electronic skills together ahead of university.

Daniel da Silva Gomez
studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering Level 3

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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

City Centre Campus,

Dumballs Road,


CF10 5FE