Architectural Design Technologies

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician. 151302


The Architectural Design Technologies Certificate program focuses on teaching the required skills used by people in the Architectural Design Industry. The breath of available Architectural Design technologies and tools available is rapidly expanding - creating large gaps between existing skill sets and the knowledge required today to meet current design demands. Throughout this comprehensive program, we’ll explore all of the subject matter and applications necessary to dive into the expansive world of Architectural Design.

This program is designed for both absolute beginners and current industry specialists. First, the program focuses on the primary discipline specific subjects including The Architectural Design Process & Project Type Basics, Architectural Graphics and Sketching, Physics I (Algebra based), Construction Math Foundations, Trigonometry & Precalculus, Statics for Civil & Architectural Designers, Strength of Materials, Soil Mechanics, Structural Steel Design Principles, Surveying, Fundamentals of Concrete Technology, Reinforced Concrete Fundamentals, and Foundation Engineering & Design.

Interleaved within the core courses you will also study to become a proficient 3D Parametric Solid Modeler & Detailer using an industry standard 3D Architectural Computer Aided Design tool called Revit. You will learn to create 3D models and produce technically accurate drawings of building and other architectural structures while learning industry standard drafting & modeling practices. Core topics will be Revit Essential Training: Architecture, Creating Concrete Buildings, Construction Modeling Tools, Detailing plus AutoCAD MEP training. Students will have the opportunity to earn an industry recognized Certification in Revit for Structural Autodesk Certified Professional (ACP).


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent


Visible Edge Institute

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based

Certification in Revit for Structural Autodesk Certified Professional (ACP)

Training Location(s)

38 Technology Way, Nashua, New Hampshire

Local WIB

1 - Northeastern Workforce Board

Name of Credential

Certification in Revit for Structural Autodesk Certified Professional (ACP).

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Student Loans available

Refund Policy

Unsatisfied students can ask for and receive a refund of up to 100% of the tuition paid at any time during their training, before any industry recognized or Ve-I specific Certification(s) has been granted. Once a Certification(s) has been granted, refunds will be prorated based on the number of program days elapsed vs. the total scheduled program days.

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Demand Occupation(s)

17-3011.00Architectural and Civil Drafters
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status



38 Technology Way, Nashua, New Hampshire 03060

Phone Number

(603) 595-1422

Fax Number

(603) 595-5677

Web Address

Last Updated

May 04, 2022


May 03, 2022


May 04, 2024

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