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Drafting

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Project Description

About Drafting

In the drafting program students receive college credit from technical prep classes that would be used toward a degree from colleges like:

  • New England Technical Institute
  • Mount Wachusett Community College
  • Fitchburg State University
  • University of Massachusetts – Lowell
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Starting Salaries

  • Entry Level – Beginning at $15 per hour depending on company
  • Degree level – $45,000 and up to start depending on experience, education, and company
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High School Graduate Opportunities

  • Mechanical Drafter
  • Detailer
  • Engineering Assistant
  • Designer
  • Architectural Drafter Technician
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College Degree Employment

  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Architect
  • Structural Engineer/Civil Engineer
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Academic Recommendations

  • Algebra I & II
  • Trigonometry
  • Pre-Calculus
  • Science/Chemistry/Biology
  • Computer Application
  • History
  • Geometry
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Equipment/Software

  • Dell Workstation Class Computers
  • State-of-the Art Workstations
  • State-of-the Art Projection Systems
  • Makerbot Replicator 2X 3D Printer
  • 17” Widescreen monitors
  • Ergonomic Workstations
  • HP Designjet Plotter
  • Epson/3M projection Systems
  • Autodesk – AutoCAD
  • Autodesk – Inventor Professional Suite
  • Autodesk – Revit Architecture Suite
  • Autodesk – 3ds Max Design
  • Cadsoft – Envisioneer
  • Dassault Systems – Solidworks
  • Google Sketchup
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What Will You Learn?

  • Alphabet of lines
  • Auxiliary and Isometric views
  • Dimensioning
  • Developments
  • Measuring/sketching
  • Orthographic projection
  • Sectioning
  • Architectural Standards
  • Mechanical Standards
  • Casting/Weldments
  • Develop a personal portfolio
  • Design Process & Tasks
  • Gears/Jigs & Fixtures
  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
  • Electrical Schematics
  • Threads and Fasteners
  • CAD Systems
  • 3D Solid Modeling
  • Interact with Machine shop – Manufacturing & Robotics
  • Manual drafting and a drafting board
  • Presentation Skills
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Photos From Drafting

SHOP INSTRUCTORS

MICHAEL RANNIKKO
MICHAEL RANNIKKODrafting Instructor
📞 978-534-7735 x606
michael.rannikko@leominster.mec.edu
TODD RATHIER
TODD RATHIERDrafting Instructor
📞 978-534-7735 x625
todd.rathier@leominster.mec.edu

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