Civil Design

Certificate of Proficiency

This program is designed to provide the student with the skills necessary to perform as an entry-level technical designer/drafter and Computer-Aided Design (CAD) operator in the field of Civil Drafting.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, successful students will have demonstrated the ability to apply their skills and knowledge in the following ways:
  1. Demonstrate sufficient skills to perform entry level work as technical designer/drafter and/or CAD operator.
  2. Understand and apply basic drafting techniques and methods as required in the workplace.
  3. Create survey plat and road design drawings as found in the workplace.
  4. Demonstrate the ability to interpret and create legal descriptions of land parcels.


Advisor Office Phone
Newman, Grant Engineering 104360.475.7393
Raty, Ron Business 211360.475.7389
Sanchez, Peter Business 207360.475.6552

Course List

Required CoursesCredits
CIS150Survey of Computing4
ENGL&101English Composition I*5
GEOG&100Introduction to Geography5
GEOG260Earth from Space*5
OLRM220Human Relations in the Workplace3
TEC-D107Technical Drawing*4
TEC-D116Computational Techniques/Technicians4
TEC-D121Plane Surveying*4
TEC-D122Introduction to Legal Descriptions2
TEC-D123Introduction to Construction Staking2
TEC-D150Introduction to GIS*4
TEC-D151Intermediate GIS with ArcView*4
TEC-D200Computer-Aided Design I*4
TEC-D217Computer-Aided Design II*4
TEC-D231Introduction to Civil Drafting*4
Total Credits Required58

*See course description for prerequisite.

Source: 2013-2014 Olympic College Catalog, Gainful Employment 11/10/11