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Autodesk Revit: Fundamentals for Structure Training

This course will teach you how to model and detail in Autodesk Revit structural elements in a BIM environment.  Topics such as setting up levels, grids and columns, views, foundations, framing, slabs, reinforcement, analysis, construction drawings and schedules will be covered.

Course Length: 4 Days

Prerequisites: Autodesk Inventor introduction to solid modelling or equivalent.

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 Editing Elements
  • 3 Working with Basic Modify Tools
  • 4 Working with Additional Modify Tools

Chapter 3: Starting Structural 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

Chapter 4: Working with Views

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

Chapter 5: Structural Grids and Columns

  • 1 Adding Structural Grids
  • 2 Placing Structural Columns

Chapter 6: Foundations

  • 1 Modelling Walls
  • 2 Adding Wall Footings
  • 3 Creating Piers and Pilasters
  • 4 Adding Isolated Footings

Chapter 7: Structural Framing

  • 1 Modelling Structural Framing
  • 2 Modifying Structural Framing
  • 3 Adding Trusses

Chapter 8: Adding Structural Slabs

  • 1 Modelling Structural Slabs
  • 2 Creating Shaft Openings

Chapter 9: Structural Reinforcement

  • 1 Structural Reinforcement
  • 2 Adding Rebar
  • 3 Modifying Rebar
  • 4 Reinforcing Walls, Floors, and Slabs

Chapter 10: Structural Analysis

  • 1 Preparing Projects for Structural Analysis
  • 2 Viewing Analytical Models
  • 3 Adjusting Analytical Models
  • 4 Placing Loads

Chapter 11: Creating Construction Documents

  • 1 Setting Up Sheets
  • 2 Placing and Modifying Views on Sheets ▪ 11.3 Printing Sheets

Chapter 12: Annotating Construction Documents

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

Chapter 13: Creating Details

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

Chapter 14: Scheduling

  • 1 Structural Schedules
  • 2 Graphical Column Schedules
  • 3 Working with Schedules

Appendix A: Introduction to Worksets

  • 1 Introduction to Worksets

 Appendix B: Additional Tools

  • 1 Reusing Selection Sets
  • 2 Placing Slanted Structural Columns
  • 3 Editing Wall Joins
  • 4 Creating Slab Types
  • 5 Creating Rebar Types
  • 6 Editing Plan and Section Profiles
  • 7 Working with Guide Grids on Sheets
  • 8 Revision Tracking
  • 9 Annotating Dependent Views
  • 10 Importing and Exporting Schedules
  • 11 Creating Building Component Schedules
  • 12 Creating a Repeating Detail

Appendix C: Project – Concrete Structure

  • 1 Start a Structural Project
  • 2 Create Foundation Elements
  • 3 Frame a Concrete Structure

Appendix D: Autodesk Revit Structure Certification Exam Objectives

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