Online University FAQ

U.S. CAD Online University is an online learning subscription by U.S. CAD, your trusted AEC education partner that provides your team members 24/7 access to training content such as live training courses, recorded content for self-paced learning, training documentation, webinars, and other relevant material. 

Training content is created and delivered by certified instructors - designed to help your team update or reinforce the necessary skills to deliver on your firm’s objective of achieving more. In addition to U.S. CAD-generated training content, U.S. CAD Online University includes a single-user, full-access subscription to CADLearning, on-demand Autodesk training and certification platform.

Online University offers the convenience of online learning with the cost savings of a subscription model.

U.S. CAD is a leading provider of architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) technology and consulting services. Founded in 1999, U.S. CAD is an Autodesk and Bluebeam Platinum Partner delivering BIM and AEC software, training, support, production and scanning services, and virtual and augmented reality solutions designed for organizations of all sizes for better project outcomes from conception through construction. Our mission is to help clients win more, produce more, and achieve more. Visit

  • BIM and VDC Managers/Coordinators/Technicians
  • Drafting Technicians
  • Designers
  • Technicians
  • Engineers
  • Design Engineers
  • Anyone on your team who would be using or administering various design software.

Yes. In addition to your annual subscription to Online University, you will also enjoy an annual subscription to CADLearning (a $399 value). The 2 subscriptions will have the same term of 1-year.

Current course offerings are for the following products: AutoCAD, Civil 3D, BIM 360, FormIt, and Revit (Architecture, MEP, and Structure)

The CADLearning Library includes over 35,000 lessons and 15,000 quiz questions on several Autodesk products. Lessons focus on one concept or feature, providing short, digestible learning leading to better knowledge retention.

You can register for an annual subscription to Online University here.

We offer 101 and 201 level courses as well as specialized topics courses. In addition to your on-demand learning, you also have access to 20-minute one-on-one sessions with your instructors by schedule "Office Hours" calls with our product experts.

Online University is available on any web-enabled device. Desktop PCs, Laptops, Tablets, and Mobile Phones are all compatible.

Your progress is saved after each session. You can easily start where you left off on a different device.

Online University Subscriptions are enabled as soon as you complete your registration.

Your CADlearning Login credentials are sent to you typically within 1 business day.

Yes.  You can install a 30-day trial of AutoCAD, Revit, or Civil 3d here. Alternatively, you can purchase a 1 or 3 year subscription to AutoCAD, Revit, or Civil 3D.

Online University is exclusive of any current or past Autodesk contracts. You can register for Online University regardless of your Autodesk contract(s). 

Also, an active Autodesk Subscription contract is not required to subscribe to Online University.

The online requirement is that students have a web-enabled device and internet connectivity.

See our Course Designation Page for more information.