Not Applicable | ~2 hr. 35 min.

AutoCAD LT Quick Start Guide

Course | Skill builder
Welcome to the AutoCAD LT Quick Start Guide, a resource for newcomers and those looking to brush up on basic skills. First-time users should start with Key AutoCAD LT concepts, Tools and functions, and User interface. Once you’ve tackled the basics, learn how to work with drawings, create shapes, and add annotations and dimensions. Finally, practice your new skills with the tutorials and learn how to print and share your designs.

Welcome to the AutoCAD LT Quick Start Guide, a resource for newcomers and those looking to brush up on basic skills. First-time users should start with Key AutoCAD LT concepts, Tools and functions, and User interface. Once you’ve tackled the basics, learn how to work with drawings, create shapes, and add annotations and dimensions. Finally, practice your new skills with the tutorials and learn how to print and share your designs.

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Course modules

~10 min.
Key AutoCAD LT concepts
Module

Explore fundamental concepts such as objects, blocks, and layers.

~20 min.
Tools and functions
Module

Learn key tools and functions to get you up and running with AutoCAD LT.

~10 min.
User interface
Module

Customize the user interface to accommodate your workflow.

~10 min.
Working with drawings
Module

Learn how to start a new drawing or modify an existing one.

~40 min.
Draw and modify geometry
Module

Create lines, circles, hatches, rectangles, and more.

~30 min.
Annotations and dimensions
Module

Annotate your designs with notes, labels, dimensions, and leaders.

~15 min.
Tutorial: Create a simple floor plan
Module

Follow these steps to draw external walls, internal walls, and windows.

~10 min.
Tutorial: Scale a plumbing fixture
Module

Follow these steps to scale a plumbing fixture in a sample drawing.

~10 min.
Printing and sharing drawings
Module

Share your designs with others through printing, plotting, and layouts.