Drafting / CAD

Do you enjoy math as much as creative visualization? Do you consider yourself a problem solver? In this program you'll explore all areas of CAD design and drafting.

Interested in this program?

Why should I choose this program?

Behind every vehicle part and manufacturing process is a design and model created using drafting principles and techniques that can only be mastered through hands-on interactive learning. Unlike other colleges, HFC’s Industrial Drafting Program places students in a simulated work environment for a seamless transition from the classroom to the workplace.

Through project-based learning, you'll take on real world projects and use industry-standard software.

What skills will I learn and improve?

  • Design and visualization skills
  • CAD software
  • Soft skills including:
    • Communication
    • Collaboration

What are my career opportunities?

Median Salary

Potential Careers

  • CAD Designers
  • Industrial Detailers
  • CAD Technicians
  • Mechanical Drafters

Related Careers

  • Welding Engineer
  • Tool Maker
  • Tool and Die Maker
  • Software Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Mold Maker
  • Manufacturing Engineer

Program features and benefits

  • Different variety of 3D solid modeling software programs
  • Co-op opportunities available
  • Industry-recognized certification


Lists the faculty associated with this program and their contact information.

FT Faculty - Drafting