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Program / Computer Aided Manufacturing Technician

Is taught in: CET 1


The Computer-Aided Construction Systems Technician performs the following activities.

  • Perform construction drawings by the Standards and Specifications.
  • Perform calculations and drawings of installations and topographical surveys of houses according to standards and specifications.
  • Determine construction costs and administrative processes according to standards and specifications.
  • Supervise the execution of house construction works according to the norms and specifications.

Candidate's Profile


  • Classes are given in Spanish
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Basic computing
  • Fundamentals of Physics


  • Technician in Computer-Aided Construction Systems.
  • Application of creativity in all actions.
  • Correct handling of oral and written expression.


  • Demonstrate an attitude of service
  • Possess ethical and civic values
  • Willingness to work
  • Collaborative work

Graduate's profile

Generic competences

  • Applies different communicative strategies, depending on the interlocutors, the context in which he/she finds him/herself, and the objectives pursued.
  • Identifies the activities of lesser and greater interest and difficulty, recognizing and controlling their reactions to challenges and obstacles.

Disciplinary Competences

  • Quantifies, represents, and contrasts experimentally or mathematically the magnitudes of space and the physical properties of surrounding objects.
  • Analyzes the general laws that govern the functioning of the physical environment and assesses human actions with environmental impact.

Professional Competences

  • Handling computer programs (AutoCAD, NEODATA) and printing plans and documents.
  • Supervised and quality-controlled house construction (black work, white work, and installations).
  • Creativity and skill in computer work and blueprint interpretation.

Academic Requirements

To enroll in the Middle Highschool with Technical Studies of the Instituto Politécnico Nacional (IPN), the applicant must comply with the requirements established by the assignment contest of the Comisión Metropolitana de Instituciones Públicas de Educación Media Superior (COMIPEMS). Once the results are published, the student must complete the enrollment process as mentioned in the call for applications.

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