Drafters prepare technical drawings and plans, which are used by production and construction workers to build everything from microchips to skyscrapers. These drawings provide guidelines and show how to construct a product or structure. Southeast is here to help you start drawing your own plans for a successful future!
Architectural drafters draw architectural and structural features of buildings for new construction projects.
Civil drafters prepare drawings and topographical and relief maps used in major construction or civil engineering projects, such as highways, bridges, pipelines, flood-control projects, and water and sewage systems.
Electrical drafters prepare wiring and layout diagrams used by workers who erect, install, and repair electrical equipment and wiring in communication centers, power plants, electrical distribution systems, and buildings.
Electronics drafters draw wiring diagrams, circuit board assembly diagrams, schematics, and layout drawings used in the manufacture, installation, and repair of electronic devices and components.
Mechanical drafters prepare drawings showing the detail and method of assembly of a wide variety of machinery and mechanical devices, indicating dimensions, fastening methods, and other requirements.
Process piping or pipeline drafters prepare drawings used in the layout, construction, and operation of oil and gas fields, refineries, chemical plants, and process piping systems.
• Provide Southeast with your ACT scores
• Complete an Application for Admission "Start Here"
• Send high school/GED transcripts to Southeast
• Meet with CAD faculty
Gary L. Steenbergen, Professor
Office: Middlesboro Campus, Science & Technology Building, Office 226