In this Learning AutoCAD 2017 training course, expert author Brian Benton will teach you everything you need to know to be able to create 2D drawings using the latest version of AutoCAD. This course is designed for the absolute beginner, meaning no previous experience with AutoCAD is required. You will start by learning about the new features in AutoCAD 2017, then jump into learning the basic operations of AutoCAD. From there, Brian will teach you about the drawing and drafting tools and the editing tools. This video tutorial also covers utilities, precision tools, and how to use layers in AutoCAD. You will also learn about annotations, blocks, and model and paper space. Finally, you will learn about plotting and how to publish and export your file. Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will have learned everything you need to know to create your own 2D drawings in AutoCAD. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.