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CADsoft Consulting Course Outline

Revit Architecture 2013 Essentials


3 Days - Course
Course Description
You will find concise explanations, focused examples, step-by-step instructions and an engaging hands on tutorial projects that will take you from an introduction to the interface and Revit conventions right into modeling a four story office building. Explains views, grids and the programs editing capabilities and then progresses as the building design would in the real world. Encourages you to work with structural grids, beams and foundations and show you how to add text and dimensions, as well as understand how to use dimensions as a design tool. Walks you through building floors layer by layer and joining them to exterior and interior walls and creating and editing roofs and ceilings as well as stairs, ramps and railings.

Course Prerequisite
No previous CAD experience is necessary. However, drafting, design or engineering experience is a plus. It is recommended that you have a working knowledge of: Microsoft Windows Vista Microsoft Windows 2007 Microsoft Windows XP Microsoft Windows 2000

Course Information
The Revit Architecture 2013: Essentials is a 3 (three) day course. Training hours for this course are from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Course Outline
BIM in Revit Architecture BIM Interface Terminology Starting Projects Viewing commands Basic Drawing and Editing Tools General drawing Editing Modifying Datum Elements Levels and Grids Setting up Levels Importing Cad files Creating Structural Grid

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Adding Columns Drawing and Modifying Walls Drawing and Modifying Editing Tools Doors and Windows Adding Doors and Windows Loading Door and Window types from Library Creating additional Door and Window sizes Curtain Walls Creating Curtain Walls Adding Curtain Grids Working w/ Panels Attaching Mullions and Curtain Grids Creating Views Duplicating Views Adding Callouts Display Settings Creating Elevations Creating Sections Floors Creating Floors Shaft Openings Sloped Floors Components Adding and Modifying Components Reflected Ceiling Plans Creating Ceilings Creating Soffits Adding Ceiling Fixtures Roofs Creating Roofs Creating Roofs by Footprint Reference Planes & Work Planes Creating Roofs by Extrusion Cleaning Up Wall and Roof Intersections Vertical Circulation Creating Standard and Custom Stairs Creating Ramps Working with Railings Construction Documents Setting up Sheets Placing and Modifying Views on Sheets Printing Sheets Annotating Construction Documents Working with Dimensions Working with Text Adding Detail Lines and Symbols Tags and Schedules Adding Tags Rooms and Room Tags Working with Schedules Creating Legends Detailing in Revit Architecture Setting up Detail Views Creating Details Annotating Details
1295 W. Washington St. #201 Tempe, AZ. 85281 Office 480-820-0408 4578 N. First Avenue #120 Tucson, AZ 85718 Office 520-546-2233 4700 Lincoln Rd. NE #106 Albuquerque, NM 87109 Office 505-342-6304

Keynoting and Keynote Legends Patterning

1295 W. Washington St. #201 Tempe, AZ. 85281 Office 480-820-0408 4578 N. First Avenue #120 Tucson, AZ 85718 Office 520-546-2233 4700 Lincoln Rd. NE #106 Albuquerque, NM 87109 Office 505-342-6304