Design, engineering and drafting professionals in need of practical, hands-on experience beyond basic CATIA training can take advantage of Schoolcraft College’s advanced CATIA (Computer Aided Three-dimensional Interactive Application) class. CATIA is a multi-platform CAD/CAM/CAE modeling software written in the C++ programming language. This fall Schoolcraft’s Continuing Education and Professional Development department is offering an advanced class for those looking to gain more experience with this type of software. Participants will learn how to approach design tasks to balance the design development process with modeling techniques to create efficient and robust parametric models and how to design plastic part models to meet manufacturing requirements. Call 734-462-4448 for more information.