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Engineering Drawing Requirements 1-day ET2701

This course teaches how to correctly interpret engineering drawings. It will improve a student's understanding of print reading and result in more effective communication on the job. 

Utilizing the expertise of world-renowned GD&T expert Alex Krulikowski, the course focuses on practical application of print interpretation. It will give you a better understanding of the view representation, dimensions, tolerances, and symbols used on prints. Newly acquired learning is reinforced throughout the class with numerous practice problems. 

Each attendee receives a robust collection of learning resources including:

  • A copy of "Engineering Drawing Requirements: How to Interpret Engineering Drawings"
  • A GD&T Ultimate Pocket Guide
  • 90-day access to Engineering Drawing Requirements web training course, based on ASME Y14.100-2004 and ASME Y14.24-1999,  to practice and reinforce what was learned in the classroom
Thousands of students have learned GD&T through Alex Krulikowski's textbooks, self-study courses, computer-based training, and online learning center. Students who attend courses like this one walk away with more than knowledge. They gain on-the-job skills because the learning materials are performance-based.

Learning Objectives
By attending this class, you will be able to:
  • Describe the types of engineering drawings
  • Recognize common drawing formats
  • Explain line conventions and lettering used on drawings
  • Recognize types of drawing views
  • Recognize the section views on drawings
  • Describe dimensioning and tolerancing practices on drawings
  • Explain surface texture standards and symbols
  • Describe how weld symbols are used on drawings
  • Recognize the symbols and conventions used on electronic diagrams
A basic understanding of engineering drawings.
  • Engineering Drawing Types and Standards
  • Drawing Formats
  • Line Types and Conventions and Lettering
  • Drawing Views/Projection Systems
  • Section Views
  • Dimensioning and Tolerancing
  • Surface Texture
  • Weld Symbols
  • Electric and Electronic Diagrams

All SAE GD&T instructors are industry professionals with years of experience applying GD&T on the job. Our trainers have:

  • Expert knowledge of the Y14.5 Standard
  • ASME certified and/or ASQ certified
  • Current or recent industrial experience using GD&T
  • At least five years of experience using GD&T
  • Experience and skill using the teaching materials

Our instructors use identical training materials and lesson plans, so you receive the same class presentation from every trainer.

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Fees: $835.00
SAE Members: $752.00 - $752.00

.7 CEUs
You must complete all course contact hours and successfully pass the learning assessment to obtain CEUs.

For additional information, contact SAE Customer Service 1-877-606-7323 (724-776-4970 outside the U.S. and Canada) or at

Duration: 1 Day
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