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Key points about this course

Duration : 3 Days
Course Fee : RM 3,899.00

HRD Corp Claimable Course

AutoCAD Electrical

Virtual Class

Public Class

In House Training

Private Class

Course Overview

AutoCAD Electrical training course teaches the key techniques for 2D electrical design.

The AutoCAD Electrical application is Autodesk’s specialist control panel and electrical CAD drafting software.

This AutoCAD Electrical Essentials course provides thorough grounding in the AutoCAD Electrical application, teaching how to use the key features, commands and tools for professional 2D electrical design and drafting.

Course Prerequisites

Delegates should be familiar with the fundamentals of AutoCAD.

Suitable for

For electricians, and anyone else who wants to start designing and documenting electrical control systems using the AutoCAD Electrical application.

Course Content


  • Introduction to the course
  • Overview of AutoCAD Electrical
  • Overview of screen layout


Understanding project files

  • Creating a new project
  • WDF project files
  • Project Manager interface


Electrical schematic drawing

  • Wire numbering
  • Component tagging
  • Electrical control circuits
  • Schematic symbol libraries
  • Editing commands


Working with PLC symbols

  • Insert PLC (parametric)
  • Insert PLC (full units)
  • Insert Individual PLC I/O points
  • PLC based tagging
  • Spreadsheet to PLC I/O utility


Creating custom symbols

  • Creation of schematic symbols
  • Naming convention
  • Icon menu wizard
  • AutoCAD Electrical databases


Terminal plan drawing

  • Insert terminal symbol
  • Manipulation of the terminal plan
  • Multiple level terminals
  • Multiple insert component command
  • Insert jumpers
  • Terminal strip editor
  • DIN Rail command


Generating reports

  • Save an external file
  • Put on drawing
  • Configure report templates
  • Running automatic reports
  • Electrical audit

  • AutoCAD Electrical Essentials

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