This course builds on the fundamentals taught in SOLIDWORKS Essentials, teaching you how to make drawings of SOLIDWORKS parts and assemblies.
*This course is eligible to be part of the DASI Solutions Apprenticeship Program, certified by the U.S Department of Labor.

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Prerequisites: SOLIDWORKS Essentials
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  • 01Drawing Sheets and Views 
    Drawing Sheets and Views
    Sheets and Formats 
    Drawing Views
    Sketching in Drawing Views
    View Settings 
    Centermarks and Centerlines
    Model Edges in the View 
  • 02Dimensions
    Manipulating Dimensions
    Dimension Properties 
  • 03Annotations
    Adding Annotations
    Annotation Types 
  • 04Assembly Drawing Views
    Creating Views of Assemblies 
  • 05Sheet Formats and Templates 
    Drawing Templates
    Properties in the Template 
    User Defined Properties
    Customizing a Sheet Format
    Title Block Fields
    Updating Sheet Formats 
  • 06Bill of Materials and Tables 
    Creating and Managing a Bill of Materials 
    The Bill of Materials 
    Adding a BOM 
    Modifying the BOM 
    Tabulated Bill of Materials 
    Design Tables in the Drawing 
  • 07Performance and Display Issues 
    Large Assembly Mode
    Lightweight Drawings 
    Detached Drawings 
    Display Issues in Drawing Views 
  • 08Drawing References and Comparison
    Reusing a Drawing File
    Changing Drawing References 
    Using DrawCompare
    SOLIDWORKS Design Checker 
  • AAppendix A: Preparations for Detailing 
    Preparations for Detailing 
    Best Practices