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Computer-Aided Design Drafters and Technicians

Tips for Entry

Join professional associations to access training and networking resources, industry publications, and employment opportunities.

Become certified by the American Design Drafting Association in order to show employers that you have met the highest standards established by your industry.

Participate in internships or part-time jobs that are arranged by your college’s career services office. This will give you a chance to make industry contacts and possibly be hired for a full-time position. 

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