Drafting and Design Technician DDT.S.CRT

One-year Technical Certificate - 31 Credit Hours

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Engineering Technology Design
Effective as of Fall 2017

What is the program about?

The Drafting and Design Technician Certificate is an introduction to the industrial design process and computer-aided drafting and design. Students are exposed to the latest versions of AutoCAD, Solidworks, Unigraphics, and SolidEdge Basics. This program provides the skills and training necessary for introductory employment in the engineering field, including engineering aid, design draftsperson, or CAD operator.

Program Outcomes

  • Function effectively as part of a design team.
  • Communicate effectively, orally, in writing and graphically, on an interdisciplinary team as a design technician using appropriate CAD tools.
  • Design in detail individual parts and components from functional sketches by an engineer and model them using a three-dimensional geometric modeler.


  • Students who enroll in the Drafting and Design Technician Certificate must be an inmate at one of the participating correctional facilities: Dayton Correctional, Southeastern Correctional, Allen Correctional, Pickaway Corrrectional, or Ohio Reformatory for Women.


Course Title Credits
CJS 1106 Transition Skills 3
ENG 1131 Business Communications 3
MAT 1120 Business Mathematics 3
MET 1101 Introduction to Engineering Drafting 2
MET 1131 Personal Computer Applications for Engineering Technology 1
MET 1301 SolidWorks Basics 3
MET 1331 Unigraphics Basics 3
MET 1351 Solid Edge Basics 3
MET 1371 CAD Concepts using AutoCAD 3
MET 1231 Introduction to Drafting & Design using Inventor 4
(COM 2206 OR SOC 1101) 3
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances. View current catalog.