Our Accreditations...

The Engineering Academy is a brand of The CAD Corporation Draughting Academy Pty (Ltd). We pride ourselves in making sure that we comply with industry and educational requirements. We therefore put high priority in ensuring that the relevant accreditations are met and maintained. 


The CAD Corporation Draughting Academy Pty (Ltd) has received an accreditation as a quality council for trades and occupations skills development provider with accreditation number: QCTO NATED /14/0067. Details of the accreditation follows below:


Type of Accreditation: Skills Development Partner (SDP)
Quality Council: the Quality Council for Trades & Occupations (QCTO)
Accreditation Number: QCTO NATED /14/0067 (
View N4-N5 Accreditation Letter) 
(View N6 Accreditation Letter) 
Programmes: N4 and N6 (Engineering Studies)
Registration Period: 18 July 2014 until 18 July 2019


About the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations

The QCTO is one of three Quality Councils (QCs) responsible for a part of the National Qualifications Framework (NQF).  Collectively, the Quality Councils and the South African Qualifications Authority (whose role is to advance the objectives of the NQF and oversee its development and implementation), all work for the good of both learners and employers.

Department of Education Certified Exam Centre

The Draughting Academy is a certified exam center for all N4-N6 Engineering subjects, including all subjects for the MDDOPN4/N5. 

Quality Council: Department of Education
Examination center Number: 0899992801, 1199995013 (
View Full Time Certificate) 
(View Distance Learning Certificate)
Programmes: N4 - N6

City & Guilds

The CAD Corporation Draughting Academy Pty (Ltd) has received approval from City & Guilds (View Letter of Center Approval). City & Guilds is a globally recognised and respected awarding organisation and serves as a benchmark for educational quality around the world. The addition of the City & Guilds approval truly makes our draughting qualification internationally recognizable.


We received endorsementl on our Multi-Disciplinary Draughting Qualification internal certificate as well as mapped our qualification to the City & Guilds Computer Aided Design 7689 qualification (View Letter of Qualification Approval). This qualification consist of the following modules: 7689-01 Level 1 Award in Parametric Modelling, 7689-02 Level 2 Award in Parametric Modelling, 7689-03 Level 3 Award in Parametric Modelling, 7689-04 Level 2 Award in 2D Computer Aided Design, 7689-05 Level 3 Award in 2D Computer Aided Design, 7869-06 Level 3 Award in 3D Computer Aided Design, 7869-07 Level 2 Certificate in Computer Aided Design, 7869-08 Level 3 Certificate in Computer Aided Design.

ISO 9001:2008 for Quality Control
ISO 9001 is one of the standards within the range of ISO 9000 standards.ACS Registrars Ltd are a UKAS Accredited Certification Body.Meeting the requirements of this standard will provide quality management systems that will be of real benefit to your organisation to help manage your business effectively and put in place best practice methodology. ISO 9001:2008 Certification will give your organisation the quality systems that will provide the foundation to better customer satisfaction, staff motivation and continual improvement. (View Letter of Accreditation)