Drafting Manatee Technical College

Program Content: Students in the Drafting program are prepared for employment in the diverse field of drafting, including architectural, mechanical, civil and structural.  Students will learn manual drafting and CAD procedures, incorporating theory and practice. Primary emphasis is on obtaining proficiency and industry certification in advanced software programs including AutoCAD, Revit Architecture and Solid Works.  Students will have extensive training in 2D drafting and 3D modeling applications and preparing real-world drawings.

Length of Program: 1500 hours – approximately 1 ¼ years full-time to complete – approximately 2 ½ years part-time to complete

Industry Certification: Program graduates are prepared to earn AutoCAD, Solidworks, Revit Architecture certifications.

Job Placement Rate: 100%

Download State of Florida Frameworks Sheet: Drafting

Required Books and Materials: Drafting

Estimated Total: $5,300*

Location: MTC Main Campus, 6305 State Road 70 East, Bradenton, FL 34203 | 941.751.7900

For More Information: Contact Roderick Mitchell: 941.751.7900 x 1032, Email


*An additional fee for a uniform, books, supplies and various materials is required. Fees for certifications and/or licensure may or may not be required.

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