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Explore Our Engineering Draughting Courses

We offer a number of engineering draughting courses, aimed at refining your technical drawing skills to suit specific engineering industries, such as electrical, mechanical, and civil. You can also tap into niche fields such as piping and structural steelwork detailing.

Begin Your Draughting Journey Engineer a Better Tomorrow!

We offer a number of engineering draughting courses, aimed at refining your technical drawing skills to suit specific engineering industries, such as electrical, mechanical, and civil. You can also tap into niche fields such as piping and structural steelwork detailing.

Our Engineering Courses

Assist civil engineers and construction professionals in preparing technical drawings for the construction, operation, and layout of piping systems.

National N2 – N3 Certificates: Electrical Engineering

Assist electrical engineers in preparing wiring diagrams and diagrams of large-scale electrical systems.

National N2 – N3 Certificates: Mechanical Engineering

Assist mechanical engineers in preparing detailed technical drawings of machinery, robotics, and other mechanical items.

National Certificate for Multi-disciplinary Drawing Office Practice N4/N5

Assist electrical engineers in preparing wiring diagrams and diagrams of large-scale electrical systems.

Piping Draughting- Occupational Certificate (QCTO) NQF 5

Assist civil engineers and construction professionals in preparing technical drawings for the construction, operation, and layout of piping systems.

National Diploma: Structural Steelwork Detailing (NQF 5)

Assist civil engineers in preparing technical drawings of steel structures used in construction.

Should I Study Draughting for Engineering?

Not sure whether this type of draughting is for you? If you have a technical mind, an eye for detail, an appreciation of precision and accuracy, and an aptitude for applied maths, then you’ll love our engineering draughting courses.

Engineering Draughting Career Opportunities

Engineering Career
Description
Duration of Study
Earning Potential
Piping Draughtsman
Assist civil engineers and construction professionals in preparing technical drawings for the construction, operation, and layout of piping systems.
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500K per year
Mechanical Draughtsman
Assist mechanical engineers in preparing detailed technical drawings of machinery, robotics, and other mechanical items.
203K per year
Civil Engineering Draughtsman
Assist civil engineers, architects, and designers in preparing detailed technical drawings of buildings and civil structures.
6 months (N2-N3)
186K per year
Electrical Draughtsman
Assist electrical engineers in preparing wiring diagrams and diagrams of large-scale electrical systems.
372K per year
Structural Draughtsman
Assist civil engineers in preparing technical drawings of steel structures used in construction.
255K per year