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AutoCAD Architecture 2020 Level I: Essentials (March // Alexandria)

Training Details

Training Dates: 
Monday, March 2, 2020 to Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
3 Days
Cost: 
$1,200
Prerequisites: 
AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 Level I (or equivalent) ...or... 6-12 months continuous AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 experience
Level: 
Beginner / Intermediate
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Architectural professionals, production designers, and drafters who want to take advantage of the architectural design and productivity features within AutoCAD Architecture®
Register

This three-day class is designed for the architectural professional who wants to learn about the intelligent AEC objects (wall, doors, windows, etc.) and archtiectural tools (Project Navigator, Detail Component Manager, etc.) within AutoCAD Architecture. You will learn the essentials for creating drawings using many of the included specialized architectural tools specifically designed to ease the creation of three-dimensional (3D) architecutral models and professional construction documents. Prior knowledge of basic AutoCAD commands and techniques is necessary.

Continued Learning:

As an exclusive benefit of training with us, you’ll receive 12 months of access to the on-demand version of this class through the CADD Community. The interactive training content and resources are proven to help refresh your knowledge throughout the year.

Overview

Object Technology
Interface Features

Introduction to Drawing Management

Project Browser and Navigator
Working with Floor Plans, Elevations, and Sections
Creating and Managing Sheets

Working with Structural Objects

Column Grids
Structural Columns

Adding and Modifying Walls

Direction and Justification
Modifying and Properties
Converting and Importing Styles
Cleanups and Interferences
Curtain Walls

Working with Doors and Windows

Creating and Modifying

Spaces 

Creating and Generating
Modifying and Properties

Other Architectural Objects

Stairs and Railings
Floors and Roofs
Ceiling Grids
Fixtures, Furnishings, and Equipment

Tools and Utilities

Layering
Object Display
3D Navigation

Construction Documentation

Annotating Drawings
Schedule Tags and Tables

Creating Details

Detail Component Manager
Keynoting

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment.
Delivery: 

Autodesk Civil 3D 2020 Level I: Essentials (November // Online)

Training Details

Training Dates: 
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 to Friday, November 15, 2019
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
3 Days
Location: 
Cost: 
$1,035
Prerequisites: 
AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 Level I (or equivalent) ...or... 6-12 months continuous AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 experience
Level: 
Beginner / Intermediate
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Civil design professionals who want to learn how to automate their engineering projects and processes using the intelligence of Civil 3D
Register

This class introduces the model-based design technology in Autodesk® Civil 3D® and provides the core for its application in civil engineering projects of any type.  Students will examine the Autodesk Civil 3D interface and environment, the development of civil project data, and the application of settings and styles. A working knowledge of standard commands and techniques is necessary.

 Continued Learning:

And now when you attend this class in any of our training centers, you’ll receive one year of access to the CADD Community, plus one year of access to the on-demand version of this training course (a $450 value). The CADD Community is an exclusive online portal for CADD Microsystems customers only, and features industry knowledge, valuable applications, how-to videos, and time-saving FAQs. Pre-loaded into your CADD Community account is the online version of this class, including course material, recorded training and self-led training modules through Global eTraining.

Concepts and Environment

User Interface
Intelligent Objects
Object Styles

Establishing Existing Conditions

Surface Creation, Editing, and Labeling

Project Management

File Formats
Drawing Creation
Data Sharing

Tract Delineation

Parcel/Tract Creation

Introduction to Road Design

Alignment Creation, Editing, and Annotating
Surface and Design Profile Creation
Cross Section Design
Corridor Generation and Editing

Proposed Ground

Feature Line and Breakline Creation
Grading Objects
Grading Object Targets and Interaction
Surface Annotating
Earthwork Volumes

Introduction to Pipe Layout

Gravity Pipe Network Creation
Pressure Pipe Network Creation

Document Generation

Cross Section Sampling and View Creation
Plan and Profile Sheet Creation

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment. Please see our website for more information.
Delivery: 

Autodesk Civil 3D 2020 Level I: Essentials (October // Alexandria)

Training Details

Training Dates: 
Monday, October 21, 2019 to Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
3 Days
Cost: 
$1,200
Prerequisites: 
AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 Level I (or equivalent) ...or... 6-12 months continuous AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 experience
Level: 
Beginner / Intermediate
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Civil design professionals who want to learn how to automate their engineering projects and processes using the intelligence of Civil 3D
Register

This class introduces the model-based design technology in Autodesk® Civil 3D® and provides the core for its application in civil engineering projects of any type.  Students will examine the Autodesk Civil 3D interface and environment, the development of civil project data, and the application of settings and styles. A working knowledge of standard commands and techniques is necessary.

 Continued Learning:

And now when you attend this class in any of our training centers, you’ll receive one year of access to the CADD Community, plus one year of access to the on-demand version of this training course (a $450 value). The CADD Community is an exclusive online portal for CADD Microsystems customers only, and features industry knowledge, valuable applications, how-to videos, and time-saving FAQs. Pre-loaded into your CADD Community account is the online version of this class, including course material, recorded training and self-led training modules through Global eTraining.

Concepts and Environment

User Interface
Intelligent Objects
Object Styles

Establishing Existing Conditions

Surface Creation, Editing, and Labeling

Project Management

File Formats
Drawing Creation
Data Sharing

Tract Delineation

Parcel/Tract Creation

Introduction to Road Design

Alignment Creation, Editing, and Annotating
Surface and Design Profile Creation
Cross Section Design
Corridor Generation and Editing

Proposed Ground

Feature Line and Breakline Creation
Grading Objects
Grading Object Targets and Interaction
Surface Annotating
Earthwork Volumes

Introduction to Pipe Layout

Gravity Pipe Network Creation
Pressure Pipe Network Creation

Document Generation

Cross Section Sampling and View Creation
Plan and Profile Sheet Creation

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment. Please see our website for more information.
Delivery: 

Revit 2020 Level I: Architecture (November // Alexandria)

Training Details

Training Dates: 
Monday, November 4, 2019 to Thursday, November 7, 2019
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
4 Days
Cost: 
$1,600
Prerequisites: 
A strong architectural background or education, as well as general computer and Windows experience
Level: 
Beginner
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Architects and designers who are actively involved in project design and the development of drawing sets
Register

This hands-on, comprehensive class demonstrates and instructs design development and documentation methods using Revit®. This class is designed to teach the architectural professional how to use Revit to create a Building Information Model (BIM) and from that model generate construction documents. Attendees of this class will experience this process of 3D model creation to 2D detailing first hand on a sample project they will build from scratch.

Continued Learning:

As an exclusive benefit of training with us, you’ll receive 12 months of access to the on-demand version of this class through the CADD Community. The interactive training content and resources are proven to help refresh your knowledge throughout the year.

Introduction

Building Information Modeling
Exploring the Interface
Elements and Families

Views and Visibility

Project Browser
Floor and Ceiling Plans
Sections and Elevations
Schedules and Elevations
3D views
Schedules
View Properties and View Range

Using Modeling Tools

Levels and Grids
Structural Columns
Walls, Floors, Ceilings, and Roofs
Curtain Walls
Doors and Windows
Stairs and Railings
Rooms

Working with Families

Loading into Projects
Placing Components (Furniture, Fixtures, and Equipment)
Introduction to Creating Families

Basic Detailing and Annotation

Detail Lines and Detail Components
Text and Dimensions
Tags and Symbols
Linking and Exporting to CAD

Sheets and Printing

Introduction to Worksharing

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment.
Delivery: 

Revit 2020 Level I: Architecture (February // Alexandria)

Training Details

Training Dates: 
Monday, February 24, 2020 to Thursday, February 27, 2020
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
4 Days
Cost: 
$1,600
Prerequisites: 
A strong architectural background or education, as well as general computer and Windows experience
Level: 
Beginner
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Architects and designers who are actively involved in project design and the development of drawing sets
Register

This hands-on, comprehensive class demonstrates and instructs design development and documentation methods using Revit®. This class is designed to teach the architectural professional how to use Revit to create a Building Information Model (BIM) and from that model generate construction documents. Attendees of this class will experience this process of 3D model creation to 2D detailing first hand on a sample project they will build from scratch.

Continued Learning:

As an exclusive benefit of training with us, you’ll receive 12 months of access to the on-demand version of this class through the CADD Community. The interactive training content and resources are proven to help refresh your knowledge throughout the year.

Introduction

Building Information Modeling
Exploring the Interface
Elements and Families

Views and Visibility

Project Browser
Floor and Ceiling Plans
Sections and Elevations
Schedules and Elevations
3D views
Schedules
View Properties and View Range

Using Modeling Tools

Levels and Grids
Structural Columns
Walls, Floors, Ceilings, and Roofs
Curtain Walls
Doors and Windows
Stairs and Railings
Rooms

Working with Families

Loading into Projects
Placing Components (Furniture, Fixtures, and Equipment)
Introduction to Creating Families

Basic Detailing and Annotation

Detail Lines and Detail Components
Text and Dimensions
Tags and Symbols
Linking and Exporting to CAD

Sheets and Printing

Introduction to Worksharing

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment.
Delivery: 

AutoCAD 2020 Level II: Beyond the Basics (November // Alexandria)

Training Details

Training Dates: 
Thursday, November 14, 2019 to Friday, November 15, 2019
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
2 Days
Cost: 
$700
Prerequisites: 
AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 Level I (or equivalent) ...or... 6-12 months continuous AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 experience
Level: 
Intermediate / Advanced
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
AutoCAD® users who have had formal training or who are currently using AutoCAD as a regular part of their daily workflow
Register

Take your AutoCAD® skills to the next level with AutoCAD® 2020 Level II: Beyond the Basics and our award-winning Autodesk Certified Instructors. During this in-depth, two-day class you will discover techniques designed to reduce work, increase productivity, heighten organization, and ease project collaboration with a host of AutoCAD’s most advanced commands. Prior knowledge of basic AutoCAD commands and techniques is necessary.

Introduction to Customization

Workspace Switching and Creation
Customize User Interface (CUI)
System Variables
Options Dialog Box

Advanced Commands and Techniques

Annotation Scaling
Document and Object Field Creation
Controlling Object Draw Order
CAD Standard Configuration and Checking 
eTransmit
Design Feed

Advanced Layer Properties Management

Layer Filters
Layer States

Complex Entity Creation and Usage

Dynamic Block Creation and Insertion
Creation and Modification of Attributes
Group Formatting and Manipulation
Parametric Drafting Techniques

Tables

Creating and Modifying Tables
Populating Tables with Extracted Data
Linking Tables to External Spreadsheets

Plotting

Managing Plotters
Plot Style Creation and Usage
Publishing Layouts
Introduction to Sheet Set Manager

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment.
Delivery: 

AutoCAD 2020 Level II: Beyond the Basics (August // Alexandria)

Training Details

Training Dates: 
Monday, August 19, 2019 to Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
2 Days
Cost: 
$700
Prerequisites: 
AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 Level I (or equivalent) ...or... 6-12 months continuous AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 experience
Level: 
Intermediate / Advanced
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
AutoCAD® users who have had formal training or who are currently using AutoCAD as a regular part of their daily workflow
Register

Take your AutoCAD® skills to the next level with AutoCAD® 2020 Level II: Beyond the Basics and our award-winning Autodesk Certified Instructors. During this in-depth, two-day class you will discover techniques designed to reduce work, increase productivity, heighten organization, and ease project collaboration with a host of AutoCAD’s most advanced commands. Prior knowledge of basic AutoCAD commands and techniques is necessary.

Introduction to Customization

Workspace Switching and Creation
Customize User Interface (CUI)
System Variables
Options Dialog Box

Advanced Commands and Techniques

Annotation Scaling
Document and Object Field Creation
Controlling Object Draw Order
CAD Standard Configuration and Checking 
eTransmit
Design Feed

Advanced Layer Properties Management

Layer Filters
Layer States

Complex Entity Creation and Usage

Dynamic Block Creation and Insertion
Creation and Modification of Attributes
Group Formatting and Manipulation
Parametric Drafting Techniques

Tables

Creating and Modifying Tables
Populating Tables with Extracted Data
Linking Tables to External Spreadsheets

Plotting

Managing Plotters
Plot Style Creation and Usage
Publishing Layouts
Introduction to Sheet Set Manager

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment.
Delivery: 

AutoCAD 2020 Level II: 3D Modeling (March // Alexandria)

Training Details

Training Dates: 
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
1 Day
Cost: 
$350
Prerequisites: 
AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 Level I (or equivalent) ...or... 6-12 months continuous AutoCAD® 2017/2018/2019/2020 experience
Level: 
Intermediate / Advanced
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Experienced AutoCAD® users who need to learn about the 3D tools in AutoCAD®
Register

This information-packed, one-day class introduces attendees to the tools and techniques required to view, create, and manipulate three-dimensional (3D) objects in AutoCAD®. Students will develop an understanding of the 3D drawing environment and learn to create 3D forms using multiple methods. This class is focused on the modeling aspect of 3D geometry and does not cover materials, lighting or rendering. A knowledge of basic AutoCAD commands and techniques is required. 

Introduction to 3D

The 3D Modeling Workspace
Types of 3D Models
Navigating and Displaying 3D Models
Orbiting your 3D Model

Generating 3D Models from 2D Geometry

Choosing a Model Creation Method
Polysoilds
Extrude and Presspull
Revolves and Sweeps
Lofts

Creating 3D Geometry

Working with Solid Primitives
Union, Substract, and Intersect 
Checking Interference
Introduction to Working with Point Clouds

Working in 3D

Cartesian Coordinate System
Changing the Coordinate System Dynamically
Changing the Model Position
View Cube and Steering Wheels
 

Editing Models

Fillet and Chamfer
Slice

Model Documentation

Using View Creation Tools
Using Section Creation Tools
Introduction to Point Cloud Importation

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment.
Delivery: 

AutoCAD and LT 2020 Level I: Essentials (January // Alexandria)

Training Details

Training Dates: 
Monday, January 27, 2020 to Thursday, January 30, 2020
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
4 Days
Cost: 
$1,400
Prerequisites: 
General computer and Windows experience
Level: 
Beginner
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Individuals who will be using AutoCAD® or AutoCAD LT® on a daily basis and have little to no experience or formal training
Register

This class provides attendees with a strong foundation for making AutoCAD® or AutoCAD LT® an effective and valued addition to their professional skill set.  Devised for professionals who need to use AutoCAD or AutoCAD LT as a daily production tool, this class introduces students to the two-dimensional (2D) drafting environment and the techniques required to edit existing drawings as well as create new drawings from scratch. Students will learn how to take a drawing file from its initial setup, through creating and modifying simple and complex objects, to detailed page setup and final printing.

Continued Learning:

As an exclusive benefit of training with us, you’ll receive 12 months of access to the on-demand version of this class through the CADD Community. The interactive training content and resources are proven to help refresh your knowledge throughout the year.

Understanding the Interface

Application Menu
Quick Access Toolbar
Ribbon
Application Status Bar
Command Window
Palettes
The Canvas (Drawing Window / Editor)

Basic Drawing Navigation

Panning
Zooming
Windowing

Drawing Setup and Organization

Units and Drawing Limits
Creating and Managing Layers
Managing Linetypes, Lineweights, and Colors

Drawing with Precision

Using the Coordinate System
Object Snaps
Orthomode
Polar Tracking

Creating 2-Dimensional Geometry

Lines, Arcs, and Circles
Rectangles and Polylines
Hatching
Reusable Content (i.e. Blocks and Symbols)
External Referencing

Editing 2-Dimensional Geometry

Copying, Moving, Rotating, Scaling, and Stretching
Offsetting and Arraying
Trimming, Extending, Filleting, and Chamfering
Measure Commands
Object Properties

Annotation

Text and Text Styles
Dimensions and Dimension Styles

Plotting

Layouts and Viewports
Inserting Titleblocks
Outputting to Paper and Digital Formats

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment.
Delivery: 

AutoCAD and LT 2020 Level I: Essentials (February // Richmond)

Training Details

Training Dates: 
Monday, February 24, 2020 to Thursday, February 27, 2020
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
4 Days
Location: 
Cost: 
$1,400
Prerequisites: 
General computer and Windows experience
Level: 
Beginner
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Individuals who will be using AutoCAD® or AutoCAD LT® on a daily basis and have little to no experience or formal training
Register

This class provides attendees with a strong foundation for making AutoCAD® or AutoCAD LT® an effective and valued addition to their professional skill set.  Devised for professionals who need to use AutoCAD or AutoCAD LT as a daily production tool, this class introduces students to the two-dimensional (2D) drafting environment and the techniques required to edit existing drawings as well as create new drawings from scratch. Students will learn how to take a drawing file from its initial setup, through creating and modifying simple and complex objects, to detailed page setup and final printing.

Continued Learning:

As an exclusive benefit of training with us, you’ll receive 12 months of access to the on-demand version of this class through the CADD Community. The interactive training content and resources are proven to help refresh your knowledge throughout the year.

Understanding the Interface

Application Menu
Quick Access Toolbar
Ribbon
Application Status Bar
Command Window
Palettes
The Canvas (Drawing Window / Editor)

Basic Drawing Navigation

Panning
Zooming
Windowing

Drawing Setup and Organization

Units and Drawing Limits
Creating and Managing Layers
Managing Linetypes, Lineweights, and Colors

Drawing with Precision

Using the Coordinate System
Object Snaps
Orthomode
Polar Tracking

Creating 2-Dimensional Geometry

Lines, Arcs, and Circles
Rectangles and Polylines
Hatching
Reusable Content (i.e. Blocks and Symbols)
External Referencing

Editing 2-Dimensional Geometry

Copying, Moving, Rotating, Scaling, and Stretching
Offsetting and Arraying
Trimming, Extending, Filleting, and Chamfering
Measure Commands
Object Properties

Annotation

Text and Text Styles
Dimensions and Dimension Styles

Plotting

Layouts and Viewports
Inserting Titleblocks
Outputting to Paper and Digital Formats

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment.
Delivery: 

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