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PTC Creo Parametric

DMT 65, 66 & 67 (Formerly CDI 70, 71 & 72)

Software:  PTC Creo Parametric 3.0  "Formerly Pro/ENGINEER"

In Fall 2015 the "CAD" program will transform and be known as the Design and Manufacturing Technologies Department "DMT"; encapsulating high end CAD design, CAM,  CNC & Manufacturing Technology.

DMT 65A- PTC Creo Parametric 3.0 (Beginning):
(Formaly CDI 70)

Text Book:  Creo Parametric 3.0   By: Gary Lamit


Related CAD-Resources page

Class outlines:

DMT 66A- PTC Creo Parametric 3.0 (Intermediate):

(Formaly CDI 71)


Text Book:  Creo Parametric 3.0  By: Gary Lamit
Related CAD-Resources page


Class outlines:

DMT 67A- PTC Creo Parametric 3.0 (Advanced):

(Formaly CDI 72)


Text Book: Creo Parametric 3 Basic Design 

Author: Steven G. Smith
Related CAD-Resources page


Class outlines:


FREE Supplemental class material.

Engineering Graphics and Design: With Graphical Analysis  

By Louis Gary Lamit



PTC Creo 3.0 Academic Community


PTC Creo Parametric 3.0 Tutorials


Special CADQuest book deal: 10% off for DeAnza CDI Students only.



PTC Creo Parametric 3.0 Students Edition Software - FREE to our enrolled students.


Check out FREE CAD videos, design competitions, and so much more on the PTC Academic Program Facebook Page.


Other Creo Books we use in class: CADQuest Inc.

Creo Parametric Student eLearning Library

CAD-Resources class info


 Creo Parametric
 CAD-Resources Book info


Creo 3.0 Book

Book now available at Amazon 


Free Creo 3.0 student editions available with book


Publisher critique:

Lamit_PTC_Creo_Parametric 3.0


Sample Lectures


Creo Schools Edition available to download.

- System Requirements


PTC software web store



Creo 3.0 Installation Guides


PTC Free Downloads


PTC- Pro/ENGINEER and Creo Parametric hiring database talent.ptc.com


Creo Parametric Tutorials from PTC



about us:


Silicon Valley Engineers Returning to De Anza College
to Sharpen Design Skills on Pro/ENGINEER 3D CAD



Delivers an Academic Advantage



Student Learning Outcome:  -  “SLO”   -  Pro/Engineer - SLO

Functioning as a designer using Pro/Engineer, the student will create an engineering document package which complies with industry-defined standards and shall include the following:

  • Components models using CAD design tools
  • Assemblies generated from multiple components
  • Engineering drawings from components and assemblies



Software: Wildfire 4, Wildfire5, etc. Now Creo 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 etc.

- CAD user group at De Anza College -

More CAD info. at CAD-Resources.com

Other useful resources of interest.

PTC Creo Parametric 3.0 Students Edition Software

PTC Creo main page

LearningExchange - PTC.com - Tutorials - Videos and more

Basic Tutorials - Free introductory tutorials

PTC Corporate Videos  &  PTC Demos & Tech Tips 

PTC Web Store

Parametric Design - Chapter 5 from: Engineering Graphics and Design by Gary Lamit

What is parametric, feature-based modeling?  - Wikipedia

Config.pro Option Search Utility

PTC Learning Exchange - Creo Training Straight from the Developers

PlanetPTC Community

CAD computers ideas  Dell  BOXX  Xi

Student Software - Foundation for California Community College

TriStar Engineering Webcast Series  - Pro/ENGINEER Webcast Archive

PTC Academic Program Facebook Page

 Companies that use Pro/Engineer

Creo is used in 28,000 companies offering more than 1M careers in seven Key industries.27,000 companies offering more than 1M careers in seven Key industries.



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Contact: Max J. Gilleland


Last Updated: 8/24/15