Training Details

Training Dates: 
Monday, March 8, 2021 to Tuesday, March 9, 2021
9:00am – 4:30pm
2 Days
Strong knowledge of terminology, systems, and workflows found in the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing disciplines, as well as Revit® MEP (RME) 2018-2021 Level I (or equiv.) ...or… 6-12 months continuous RME 2018-2021 experience
Intermediate / Advanced
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Professionals responsible for the development of custom Revit content and project standards, including engineers/designers, production staff, and CAD/BIM Managers

Go beyond the basics of Revit® and take your skills to the next level with this progressive two-day class. Focusing on the creation of customized family content, learn how to create shared parameters for devices and equipment, set up pre-formatted schedules in a project template, document through the use of tags, learn the use of filters to distinguish families, and understand the aspects of creating complex families. While each example demonstrated in class is discipline specific, the topics covered in the curriculum are applicable across the disciplines. 

Family Templates 
Understanding the different types
Review behavior of specific Family

Family Modifications Connectors 
Shared Parameters 
Component Schedules
Electrical Panel Schedules 


Data Propagation 
Type Catalogs 
Lookup Tables 

Families Featured in Class 
VAV Units: modeling the geometry,
adding 3D clearances for Interference Checking, linking Shared Parameters to customized schedules, then assigning appropriate connectors for Duct, Pipe, and Electrical 

Valves: modifying what’s “out-of-the-box” 
and embedding symbols 
Lighting Fixtures: vertical and horizontal 
face hosting, linking Shared Parameters to customized schedules, and using embedded symbols 

Download the course outline

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