Autodesk Revit: Fundamentals for MEP Training

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Autodesk Revit: Fundamentals for MEP Training

MEP fundamentals for Autodesk Revit teaches designers how to model and document in a BIM environment HVAC networks such as air terminals, mechanical equipment, ducts and pipes, plumbing networks with fixtures and pipes, electrical circuits, equipment, devices, lighting fixtures, cable trays and conduits and then how to create construction drawings and schedules.

Course Length: 4 Days

Training Guide Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to BIM and Autodesk Revit

  • 1 BIM and Autodesk Revit
  • 2 Overview of the Interface
  • 3 Starting Projects
  • 4 Viewing Commands

Chapter 2: Basic Sketching and Modify Tools

  • 1 Using General Sketching Tools ▪ 2.2 Inserting Components
  • 3 Selecting and Editing Elements
  • 4 Working with Basic Modify Tools
  • 5 Working with Additional Modify Tools

Chapter 3: Starting Systems Projects

  • 1 Linking and Importing CAD Files
  • 2 Linking in Revit Models
  • 3 Setting Up Levels
  • 4 Copying and Monitoring Elements
  • 5 Coordinating Linked Models
  • 6 Batch Copying Fixtures

Chapter 4: Working with Views

  • 1 Modifying the View Display
  • 2 Duplicating Views
  • 3 Adding Callout Views
  • 4 Creating Elevations and Sections

Chapter 5: Setting Up Spaces

  • 1 Preparing a Model for Spaces
  • 2 Adding Spaces
  • 3 Working with Spaces

Chapter 6: Heating and Cooling Loads Analysis

  • 1 Creating Zones
  • 2 Applying Colour Schemes
  • 3 Analysing the Heating and Cooling Loads

Chapter 7: Basic Systems Tools

  • 1 Connecting Components
  • 2 Creating Systems – Overview

 

Chapter 8: HVAC Networks

  • 1 Adding Mechanical Equipment and Air Terminals
  • 2 Adding Ducts and Pipes
  • 3 Modifying Ducts and Pipes

Chapter 9: Plumbing Networks

  • 1 Adding Plumbing Fixtures and Equipment
  • 2 Adding Plumbing Pipes
  • 3 Modifying Plumbing Pipes
  • 4 Adding Fire Protection Networks

Chapter 10: Advanced Systems for HVAC and Plumbing

  • 1 Creating and Modifying Systems
  • 2 Creating Automatic Layouts
  • 3 Testing Systems

Chapter 11: Electrical Systems

  • 1 About Electrical Systems
  • 2 Placing Electrical Components
  • 3 Creating Electrical Circuits
  • 4 Setting up Panel Schedules
  • 5 Adding Cable Trays and Conduit
  • 6 Testing Electrical Layouts

Chapter 12: Creating Construction Documents

  • 1 Setting Up Sheets
  • 2 Placing and Modifying Views on Sheets ▪ 12.3 Printing Sheets

Chapter 13: Annotating Construction Documents

  • 1 Working with Dimensions
  • 2 Working With Text
  • 3 Adding Detail Lines and Symbols
  • 4 Creating Legends

Chapter 14: Adding Tags and Schedules

  • 1 Adding Tags
  • 2 Working with Schedules

Chapter 15: Creating Details

  • 1 Setting Up Detail Views
  • 2 Adding Detail Components
  • 3 Annotating Details

Appendix A: Introduction to Worksets

  • 1 Introduction to Worksets

Appendix B: Additional Tools

  • 1 Building Type Settings
  • 2 Defining Colour Schemes
  • 3 Custom Duct and Piping Types
  • 4 Work with System Graphics
  • 5 Pressure Loss Reports
  • 6 Guide Grids and Sheets
  • 7 Revision Tracking
  • 8 Annotating Dependent Views
  • 9 Importing and Exporting Schedules
  • 10 Creating Building Component Schedules
  • 11 Keynoting and Keynote Legends

Appendix C: Autodesk Revit Certified Professional Exam for Mechanical Building Systems

Appendix D: Autodesk Revit Certified Professional Exam for Electrical Building Systems

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Autodesk Revit: Family Creation for MEP Training

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Autodesk Revit: Family Creation for MEP Training

With a focus on creating MEP system families in Autodesk Revit, this course will teach you familiy creation concepts and how to create and edit MEP system families such as plumbing, lighting, data device and pipe fitting flange.

Course Length: 1 Day

Prerequisites: Experience in Autodesk Revit MEP fundamentals.

Training Guide Contents

Introduction to Revit Families

Chapter 3: Custom System Families

  • 4 Creating MEP System Families

Chapter 4: Component Family Concepts 

  • 1 Creating Component Families
  • 2 Creating the Parametric Framework
  • 3 Creating Family Elements
  • 4 Creating Family Types

Chapter 5: Advanced Family Techniques

  • 1 Additional Tools for Families
  • 2 Visibility Display Settings

Chapter 6: Additional Family Types 

  • 1 Creating 2D Families
  • 2 Creating Line-based Families
  • 3 Creating In-Place Families
  • 4 Working with Shared Parameters

Chapter 8: Creating MEP Specific Families

  • Upgrade an Architectural Plumbing Fixture to MEP
  • Upgrade an Architectural Lighting Fixture to MEP
  • Create a Data Device with Annotation Parameters
  • Create a Pipe Fitting Flange (Advanced)

Appendix B: Autodesk Revit Certification Exam Objectives

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Autodesk Revit: Family Creation for MEP Training

Suited for Civil Engineers and Surveyors, the Civil 3D Fundamentals training course will teach you how to organise your projects, create, edit, analyse and work with points, surfaces, corridors (roads), parcel layouts, grading, volume calculation and layout pipe networks.

Course Length: 4 Days

Training Guide Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Autodesk Fabrication CADmep

  • Support Resources for Fabrication CADmep
  • Overview of Fabrication Products
  • BIM and Fabrication
  • Overview of the MEP Fabrication Industry
  • Definitions

Chapter 2: Deployment

  • Installing Fabrication CADmep
  • Check for and Install Latest Service Packs
  • Setting up a Shared Database and File Structure
  • Migrating an Older Database
  • Configuring User Names and Permissions

Chapter 3: User Interface

  • The Service Pallet
  • Create a New Section
  • The CADmep Toolbar
  • Right-Click Shortcut Menus

Chapter 4: Sections

  • Sections
  • Create a New Section
  • Make a Section Current
  • Understanding How Sections Control Hanger Rod Lengths

Chapter 5: Drawing with the Attacher

  • Setting the Systems and Service and setting the Section
  • Placing Items from the Service Pallet
  • Understanding the Attacher Arrow
  • Modifying Placed Items
  • Rotating Items about the Attacher Arrow
  • Using Fix Relative
  • Placing an Item using Fix Relative
  • Placing an Item by Rotating the Attacher Arrow
  • Using Takeoff as Cut-In
  • Using Drop Into Fall
  • Fill Between 2 Ends
  • Fill with Flex
  • Polyline 3D Fill
  • Match Object Properties
  • Configuring the Multiple Item Properties Command
  • Using the Multiple Item Properties Command
  • Carry Over Options Settings
  • Filter Selection

Chapter 6: Drawing with Design Line

  • Set the Design Line Entry Method for Services
  • Fabrication CADmep Design Tools: The Design Line Toolbar
  • The Design Line Takeoff Menu
  • Using Design Line for an HVAC System
  • Understanding How Design Line Works
  • Stretching a Design Line
  • Using Design Line for a Plumbing System
  • Selecting and Activating Design Lines
  • The RevDesign Command

 

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Chapter 7: Clash Detection

  • RunTime Collision Detection
  • Using the Collision Detection Viewer
  • Design Line Collision Checks
  • Using the DETECT Command

Chapter 8: Importing Revit Content into CADmep

  • Exporting Revit Elements
  • Import into CADmep

Chapter 9: Drawing Annotation

  • Drawing Annotation Settings and Toolbar
  • Understanding the Text Utilities Commands
  • Item Number Tag Leaders

Chapter 10: Reporting

  • The ADDREPORT Command
  • Item Reports and Item Report Builder
  • Printing Item Report With and Without Previews
  • Worksheets and Item Worksheet Builder
  • Printing Worksheets With and Without Previews

Chapter 11: Sectional Views

  • Create a Sectional View

Chapter 12: Point Data

  • Exporting Point Data
  • Viewing Point Data
  • Updating the Model with Modified Point Data
  • Exporting Point Data to Excel

Chapter 13: Spooling

  • Define a Pipe Spool
  • Create a Spool Drawing
  • Understand Spool Colors

Chapter 14: Exporting to ESTMEP AND CAMDUCT

  • Re-numbering Fabrication CADmep Items
  • Exporting to Fabrication CAMduct

Chapter 15: Fabrication CADmep Customization

  • Edit a Configuration
  • Service Setup
  • The Hanger Command
  • Sub Assembly
  • Item Creation
  • Convert 3D Model

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