Computer and Information Technology

The Computer Technology Institute at CPCC offers the opportunity to learn from industry experts and leaders in their field. Courses are designed to advance participants' careers through the use of technology. They are built to focus on aligning high demand skills with students' professional career goals.  

Professional development classes are offered in:

The goal of the Computer Technology Institute (the IT Professional Development program at CPCC) is to collaborate with companies and provide an alternative workforce solution. Staff at the institute work with job seekers, companies and organization to help make connections and solve the Technology Pipeline Shortage through a turnkey approach of training and coaching. 

For complete information about the program, course offerings and IT Career Management, visit the Computer and Technology web page. It is listed with Courses and Programs in the Job and Career Enhancement section under Enhance Your Career on the Corporate and Continuing Education website.

For employers, the Corporate Learning Center offers group training or assists in sponsoring staff in publicly offered sessions. Learn more by calling 704.330.4660.

Courses

CAD 7006. Basic Blueprint Reading for Cad. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Achieve competence in reading and interpreting industrial drawings. Learn the basic principles, concepts, ANSI and SI Metric drafting symbols and standards, terminology, and other related technical information contained on a CAD drawing. This course is required for the AutoCAD certificate.

CAD 7007. AutoCAD Advanced. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Learn advanced techniques and greater proficiency in your use of AutoCAD Software. Recognize the best tool for the task, the best way to use that tool and how to create new tools to accomplish tasks more efficiently. This course is required for the AutoCAD Certificate.

CAD 7009. Autocad Basic User Certificate. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Be a part of the growing AutoCAD industry and the increased demand for drafting services.

CAD 7012. AutoCAD Basic. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

AutoCAD is a computer-aided design software program used in many industries, including architecture, engineering, construction and interior design. Increase your marketability and productivity in manufacturing and design, replacing the need for manual drawings. Create 2D drawings using visualization and technical documentation. This course is required for the AutoCAD certificate.

CAD 7014. AutoCAD 3D Drawing and Modeling. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course provides a thorough grounding in 3D fundamentals and explores the main features of AutoCAD's advanced 3D workspace. This class covers such topics as 3D viewing techniques, working with 3D coordinates, 2D objects in 3D space, creating and modifying 3D solids, and rendering the model.

CAD 7103. AutoCAD Advanced. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Learn advanced techniques and greater proficiency in your use of AutoCAD software. Recognize the best tool for the task, the best way to use that tool and how to create new tools to accomplish tasks more efficiently. This course is required for the AutoCAD certificate.

CAD 7104. AutoCAD 3D Drawing and Modeling. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course is designed for users who have a good working skill level in the AutoCAD software and proficient with the 2D commands. Expand your knowledge in the fundamentals of 3D and explore the main features of the advanced 3D modeling work space. This course is required for the AutoCAD certificate.

CAD 7109. AutoCAD Architecture Basic User Certificate. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Be a part of the growing AutoCAD industry in the field of architecture, which includes the areas of interior design, digital media and landscape design.

CAD 7110. AutoCAD Architecture. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

AutoCAD Architecture is a course designed specifically for architects and gives them the tools for architectural drawings and design. Students gain the benefit of automation of tedious drafting tasks, better coordination with other design professionals and the flexibility of working in the familiar AutoCAD environment. The user interface for AutoCAD Architecture will be familiar to AutoCAD users with features and improvements designed specifically for architects.

CAD 7201. Revit Architecture Certificate. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

The Autodesk® Revit® software is a powerful Building Information Modeling (BIM) program that works the way architects think. Learn the design process through the use of a central 3D model, where changes made in one view update across all views and on the printable sheets. An understanding of architectural terminology is an asset.