Man and Machine offer a wide range of training courses in the Manufacturing space covering mechanical and electrical design, simulation, visualisation and computer aided manufacturing (CAM), as well as specialist courses in areas like sheet metal design and visualisation in the automotive industry.  Scheduled and bespoke classroom based training is available in our training centres, as well as bespoke training being available at customer sites.

Autodesk® AutoCAD: AutoCAD is one of the industry’s leading 2D design tools with additional functionality provided for mechanical and 3D design. We offer courses that comprehensively cover the AutoCAD workspace and toolset covering areas such as basic editing tools, organising objects, using symbols and adding, using and generating geometry.

Autodesk® AutoCAD Electrical: Optimised for electrical automation and control design. This course covers areas such as designing electrical schematics and single line diagrams as well as generating control panel assemblies, specifically looking at developing skills to assist common design tasks and facilitate drafting productivity using project files, symbol libraries and circuit templates.

Autodesk® Inventor: One of the most widely used 3D design tools in manufacturing design. The product has extensive capabilities and is widely adopted across industry for mechanical design projects in many different industries including sheet metal, industrial machinery, fabrication, automotive and transportation amongst others. There is a wide selection of courses to choose from in the Man and Machine Training Academy.

Other Courses: In addition to the standard mechanical and electrical design products, the Training Academy also offers a wide selection of courses covering areas such as FEA, CAM/machining, mechanical simulationvisualisation, rendering, and Vault data management.