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DraftSight CAD Certification Program

2D Design and Drafting

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About DraftSight CAD Certificate Programs

Distinguish yourself in the marketplace with a DraftSight CAD certificate. Becoming DraftSight certified establishes you as a highly skilled professional for CAD jobs including CAD design jobs and CAD drafter jobs.

The completion of the DraftSight Associate exam shows that you have successfully demonstrated your capability to use the DraftSight tools for 2D Design and Drafting. CAD certification programs demonstrate to employers your expertise and competency in design and drafting. All candidates receive electronic certificates and a personal listing in our certification directory when you pass.


DraftSight Associate CAD Certification

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Skills Needed for DraftSight CAD Certification

Earning a DraftSight CAD certificate requires proficiency in 2D CAD and knowledge of DraftSight. You also need a general understanding of the following topics:

  • Navigating the User Interface and Mouse Functions
  • Working with Coordinates, Units, and System Settings
  • Drawing Basics: Lines, Polylines, Arcs, and Polygons
  • Advanced Drawing: Hatches, Fills, and Regions
  • Editing and Organizing: Modification Tools and Layer Management
  • Precision Tools: Dimensioning and Measuring Area/Perimeter
  • Documentation: Applying Annotations and Managing Layouts
  • Printing Functions and Managing Output
  • Creating and Using Blocks

DraftSight Associate Exam Information

  • The cost to take the DraftSight Associate Exam is $99.00*
  • There is a minimum 14 day waiting period between every attempt of the exam.
  • Length of exam: 60 minutes
  • Length certification is valid: Certificate does not expire
  • Number of Questions: 41 Questions
  • Scoring: 100 points max, 70 points to PASS
  • 10 Available Languages: English, Portuguese, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, and Spanish
DraftSight Associate CAD Certification
DraftSight PackageSupported Version 
Professional / Enterprise2024 and newer
Premium / Enterprise Plus / Mechanical2018 and newer
3DEXPERIENCE Premium / 3DEXPERIENCE Professional / 3DEXPERIENCE MechanicalAll

Note: DraftSight 2024 or later is required for this exam (not included). You may use either the Desktop version or DraftSight Connected app from the 3DEXPERIENCE platform.

* Users with a DraftSight license on Subscription get access to the DraftSight Associate exam for free as part of their Subscription Service benefits.

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DraftSight Training Courses

The comprehensive Getting Started with DraftSight course will teach everything you need, from managing drawings in the 3DEXPERIENCE platform to using essential tools for creating, modifying, and dimensioning designs. Learn to simplify your workflow with blocks and publish professional PDFs. Validate your skills with the DraftSight Associate Certification upon completion.


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