KYA CAD (Pty) Ltd, a Level 2 B-BBEE company (with KYA as its largest shareholder) is an Autodesk Accredited Training and Certification Centre (ATC) providing Autodesk Accredited Software and Autodesk Professional Certification Training.

Autodesk is the largest developer and distributor of engineering and related software internationally and is considered the world leader in this field. Autodesk distributes over 200 products for every aspect of design from basic Computer Aided Drawing (CAD) to solutions for the latest 4IR technologies such as 3D Printing, Augmented and Virtual Reality and advanced Energy and Transportation solutions. In excess of 75% of all engineering and related companies in the country use Autodesk Products for their computer-based design requirements.

The Autodesk Certified AutoCAD, Advanced Steel, Inventor and Revit training provided by KYA CAD is computer-based design training that most modern engineering companies require their Draughtsmen to be proficient in. KYA CAD provides from basic to advanced internationally recognised and accredited courses in these Autodesk products.

The duration of the courses offered by KYA CAD vary between five days for basic software courses, to twelve weeks for a candidate to obtain an internationally recognised Professional Certification.

KYA CAD (formerly CAE Academy) has provided Autodesk Software Training to over five thousand candidates since 2002. And since 2009 it has provided Autodesk Professional Certification training to over four hundred and fifty candidates of which in excess of eighty percent (80%) are currently employed in the engineering and related industries.