Autocad for Interior Designers - Intermediate

Following on from AutoCAD for Designers - Introduction, or for students who have had some experience of using AutoCAD, this intermediate progression course is designed for those seeking to gain enhanced knowledge of the software and to add professional quality to their 2D

The aim of the course is to practically teach the advanced techniques required to assist you in your career development, using clear, easy-to-follow instructions, and to create a portfolio of work displaying your skills to take to interview, either for employment or further education purposes.

Course Content

What will the course cover?

• Drawing Architectural Objects
• Floor Plans
• Exterior Elevations
• Sections
• Plan Layouts and interior elevations
• Site Plan
• Schedules and Set up sheet
• Line weight and plotting

Safety Information
We want to keep you safe while you are at RHACC and as such all on-site classes will have additional hygiene procedures in place, as per government guidelines. Please note that if guidance changes, we may need to make changes to your course, such as reducing numbers attending onsite, or in the event of lockdown, postponing or moving the course online. Please act responsibly and do not attend the class if you display any of the symptoms of Covid-19 or have been in recent contact with someone who has. Please see government advice here.

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for this course you must be 19 or over on 31st August prior to the course start date.

To be eligible for this course you must be 19 or over on 31st August prior to the course start date.
Previous experience in AutoCAD is required; please see outline on AutoCAD for Interior Designers - Introduction
to make sure you are comfortable with all that is covered before enrolling on this course.

Further Study Options

Completing the course will make the learner more confident with the software, and therefore more employable. Students progress to work in a wide variety of industries using CAD including interior design, architecture, landscape architecture, engineering, construction, electronics and product design.

Additional Information

• If you require further course information or advice & guidance that is not answered in this outline, please email

• If you would like general information about the college, for example, fees & finance, funding, term dates or opening times please email or drop in to our main reception area.

This specialist course has been identified to run with fewer numbers due to either the student demand for the course and subject area or the need for increased one to one tuition. This course will be able to run with only 6 learners and will have a maximum of 10 in the class.


Remote Learning:
Some of our courses are now delivered through remote learning, including video conferencing (using Microsoft Teams, Zoom, Skype) and email contact with your tutor.

If your course is indicated as an ONLINE COURSE, you will need either a PC (with a camera and microphone), laptop, tablet, smartphone and access to the internet to be able to join the lessons. Lessons will run at the published time – so be ready and set up to join in.

We hope you will enjoy this new approach to learning – many of our learners have commented on how they are enjoying the classes and have improved their IT and digital skills in the process.

Please don't worry if some of this is new to you - you are not alone! See here for guidance on how to use our simple software. If you are experiencing any problems with connection or installing software for your online class please contact our eLearning support team via the Student Intranet Portal: We are here to help you.