Wednesday, February 17, 2010

CSWA Guidelines


As a Certified SolidWorks Associate CSWA, you will stand out from the crowd in today’s competitive job market. CSWA certification is proof of your SolidWorks® expertise – cutting-edge skills that businesses seek out and reward.

Recommended Self-paced training: SolidWorks Tutorials
Exam Length: 3 hours
Minimum Passing grade: 70%
All candidates receive electronic certifcates and personal listing on the CSWA directory* when they pass.
Exam features hands-on challenges in many of these areas:
  • Sketch entities - lines, rectangles, circles, arcs, ellipses, centerlines
  • Sketch tools - offset, convert, trim
  • Sketch relations
  • Boss and cut features - extrudes, revolves, sweeps, lofts
  • Fillets and chamfers
  • Linear, circular and fill patterns
  • Dimensions
  • Feature conditions – start and end
  • Mass properties
  • Materials
  • Inserting components
  • Standard mates - coincident, parallel, perpendicular, tangent, concentric, distance, angle
  • Reference geometry – planes, axis, mate references
  • Drawing sheets and views
  • Dimensions and model items
  • Annotations
  • SimulationXpress

*This option must be set in your online certification account to show up in the directory
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