Pinnacle Series Content for Building Design

Workflows

Shorten the product learning curve by using the 50+ pre-loaded processes covering site construction, building shell and interior design, annotation, construction details and deliverable production.

AutoCAD Workflows
  • AutoCAD Interface and Concepts
  • Start and Save a Drawing
  • Draw Model
  • Edit Drawing
  • Annotate Drawing
  • Work with Blocks
  • Share and Collaborate on the Design
  • Publish the Drawing
Autodesk Design Review Workflows
  • Autodesk Design Review
Autodesk Revit (Architecture) Workflows
Getting Started with Revit

  • Fundamental Concepts

Standard Project Workflow

  • Project Setup
  • Construct Building Shell
  • Construct Building Interior
  • View Management
  • Create Annotation
  • Construction Details
  • Set Up Sheets
  • Site Construction
  • Presentation & Visual Analysis
  • Deliverables
  • Worksharing
  • Site/Coordination Revit Project

Family Creation

  • Non-Parametric Families
  • Parametric Families
  • Forms Toolbox
  • Family Creation Tutorial – Sample Table
Autodesk Revit (Structure) Workflows
Getting Started with Revit

  • Fundamental Concepts

Standard Project Workflow

  • Project Setup
  • Model Structure
  • View Management
  • Create Annotation
  • Construction Details
  • Set Up Sheets
  • Site Construction
  • Presentation & Visual Analysis
  • Deliverables
  • Worksharing
  • Site/Coordination Revit Project

Family Creation

  • Non-Parametric Families
  • Parametric Families
  • Forms Toolbox
  • Family Creation Tutorial – Sample Table
Autodesk Revit (MEP) Workflows
Getting Started with Revit

  • Fundamental Concepts

Project Setup

  • New Project

HVAC Airside System

  • HVAC Airside System Project Settings
  • HVAC Airside Design and Modeling
  • Create Annotation and Schedules

HVAC Hydronic System

  • HVAC Hydronic System Project Settings
  • HVAC Hydronic Design and Modeling
  • Create Annotation and Schedules

Plumbing Supply System

  • Plumbing Supply System Project Settings
  • Plumbing Supply Design and Modeling
  • Create Annotation and Schedule

Plumbing Waste System

  • Plumbing Waste System Project Settings
  • Plumbing Waste Design and Modeling
  • Create Annotation and Schedules

Plumbing Storm System

  • Plumbing Storm System Project Settings
  • Plumbing Storm Design and Modeling
  • Create Annotation and Schedules

Fire Protection System

  • Fire Protection System Project Settings
  • Fire Protection Design and Modeling
  • Create Annotation and Schedules

Electrical System

  • Electrical System Project Settings
  • Electrical View Setup
  • Lighting Design and Modeling
  • General Power Design and Modeling
  • Mechanical Electrical Design and Modeling
  • Head End Equipment Design and Modeling
  • Low Voltage Design and Modeling
  • Conduit and Cable Trays

Documentation and Deliverables

  • View Management
  • Annotation
  • Construction Details
  • Set Up Sheets
  • Presentation and Visual Analysis
  • Deliverables

Collaboration

  • External Content
  • Worksharing

Family Creation

  • Non-Parametric Families
  • Parametric Families
  • Forms Toolbox
  • Family Creation Tutorial – Sample Table
Autodesk Navisworks Workflows
Navisworks Project Review

  • Interface and Concepts
  • Export Models
  • Start Navisworks Project
  • Review the Project
  • Visualization
  • Simulate the Construction
  • Locate Interferences
Autodesk 3ds Max Design Workflows
Project Visualization

  • Export the Model from Design Software
  • 3ds Max Design Project and Scene Set Up
  • Create and Import Objects
  • Set Up Cameras
  • Scene Materials
  • Illumination and Effects
  • Render
Dynamo Workflows
  • Getting Started with Dynamo
  • Automating Tasks with Dynamo
  • Advance Automation with Dynamo
Autodesk Showcase Workflows
  • Rendering
Autodesk Robot Structural Analysis Professional Workflows
  • Creating a Simple Building Design
  • Creating a Simple 2D Frame Design
  • Creating a Simple 3D Frame Design
  • Robot Structural Analysis/Revit Interoperability
Bluebeam Revu Workflows
Construction Management

  • Construction Modeling
  • Cost Estimation
  • Punch Lists

Design Management

  • PDF Creation
  • Document Review
  • Review Coordination
  • Bluebeam Studio Collaboration
Interoperability Workflows
Civil 3D to Revit Toposurface

  • Export Civil 3D Site Model
  • Site/Coordination Revit Project
Implementation Workflows
Pinnacle Series Implementation

  • Deployment Preparation
  • Awareness and On-going Use
BIM Management
  • Introduction to BIM

BIM Execution Plan Workflow

    • Creating a BIM Project Execution Plan
    • BIM Overview Process Map – Map Example
      • Validate Program
      • Schematic Design
      • Perform Cost Estimation
      • Perform 3D Coordination
      • Develop Virtual Prototypes
      • Create 4D Model
      • Perform Engineering Analysis
      • Author Design Development
    • BIM Overview Process Map – Project Example
      • Design Authoring
      • Energy Analysis
      • Perform 4D Modeling
      • Perform 3D Coordination
      • Record Modeling
    • BIM Overview Process Map – Template
      • Building (Preventative) Maintenance Scheduling
      • Building Systems Analysis
      • Asset Management
      • Space Management and Tracking
      • Disaster Planning
      • Record Modeling
      • Site Utilization Planning
      • Construction System Design (Virtual Mockup)
      • Digital Fabrication
      • 3D Control and Planning (Digital Layout)
      • 3D Coordination
      • Design Authoring
      • Engineering Analysis (Structural, Lighting, Energy, Mechanical)
      • Facility Energy Analysis
      • Structural Analysis
      • Lighting Analysis
      • Sustainability (LEED) Evaluation
      • Code Validation
      • Design Reviews
      • Programming
      • Site Analysis
      • Phase Planning (4D Modeling)
      • Cost Estimation (Quantity Takeoff)
      • Existing Conditions Modeling
    • Upgrading Revit Files
    • Integrated Project Delivery
      • Conceptualization
      • Criteria Design
      • Detailed Design
      • Implementation Documents
      • Agency Coordination and Final Buyout
      • Construction
      • Closeout
    • Revit Implementation
    • Revit Standards Implementation
BIM 360 Glue Workflows

Getting Started

      • User Interface
      • Clash Detection
      • Editing Tools
      • Model Views
      • Addins and Interoperability
      • Mobile Application

Workflow

      • Setup
      • Uploading Models
      • Merging Models
      • Review Models
      • Managing Clashes

How-to Videos

Quick 5-minute How-to videos teach people how to use common software commands.
See sample videos

AutoCAD Videos
AutoCAD Interface and Concepts

      • Fundamental Overview of Layers
      • Fundamental Overview of Model Space and Layouts
      • Fundamental Overview of Object Selection
      • Fundamental Overview of the User Interface
      • Using the Design Center

Starting and Saving Drawings

      • Creating a New Drawing
      • Assigning Layer and Object Properties
      • Using AutoCAD Drawing Utilities

Drawing Model Geometry

      • Draw 3D Polylines
      • Draw Arcs
      • Draw Circles
      • Draw Lines
      • Draw Polylines
      • Draw Splines
      • Layer Visibility
      • Place Points
      • Setting Elevation for Drawing Objects

Editing Objects

      • Erase Objects
      • Move Objects
      • Copy Objects
      • Rotate Objects
      • Scale Objects
      • Offset Objects
      • Mirror Objects
      • Trim Objects
      • Extend Objects
      • Fillet Objects
      • Break Objects
      • Changing Object Properties
      • Match Object Layer
      • Cleanup Drawing
      • Cleanup Display

Annotating the Drawing

      • Add Empty Table
      • Add Formatted Paragraphs
      • Add Hatches Fills and Wipeouts
      • Add Leadered Text
      • Add Simple Notes and Labels
      • Dimension Objects
      • Setting Up a Dimension Style
      • Setting Up a Multileader Style
      • Setting Up a Table Style
      • Setting Up a Text Style
      • Using Leader Styles
      • Using Dimension Styles
      • Using Text Styles and Properties
      • Using Annotative Text Styles

Working with Blocks

      • Define Block in Current Drawing
      • Define Block in New Drawing
      • Export Block Definition

Sharing and Collaborating

      • Add Georeferenced Map
      • Add Table with External Data Linked
      • Attach External References
      • Attach Images
      • Export Block Attribute Data to Excel

Publishing the Drawing

      • Create Layout
      • Plot Single Layout
      • Publish Single Layout to PDF
      • Publish Multiple Layouts
      • Publish Using Sheet Sets
Autodesk Revit (Architecture) Videos
Annotation

      • Adding Legends
      • Annotating 3D Views
      • Creating a Color Scheme View
      • Customizing Keynotes
      • Placing Annotation Symbols
      • Placing Dimensions
      • Placing Filled Regions
      • Placing Masked Regions
      • Placing Material Tags
      • Placing Tags
      • Placing Text
      • Working with Keynotes

Building Core

      • Creating Structural Walls
      • Placing Architectural Columns
      • Placing Structural Columns

Building Interior

      • Adding Rooms
      • Changing Railing Properties
      • Changing Stair Components
      • Creating Stairs by Sketch
      • Editing Floor Structure
      • Placing a Stair by Component
      • Placing Ceilings
      • Placing Floor Openings
      • Placing Floors
      • Placing Partition Walls
      • Placing Railings
      • Placing Slab Edges
      • Working with Sketch-based Stair Components

Building Shell

      • Adding a Soffit, Fascia and Gutter to the Roof
      • Placing Curtain Walls
      • Placing Doors
      • Placing Exterior Walls
      • Placing Roof by Extrusion
      • Placing Roof by Footprint
      • Placing Windows
      • Creating a Curtain System
      • Creating a Curved Roof from a Mass Form
      • Creating a Roof Using Shape Editing Tools
      • Creating a Roof using a Curtain System

Collaboration and Coordination

      • Using the Copy/Monitor Tool within the Current Project

Deliverables

      • Creating Sheets
      • Creating Sheets Index
      • Printing and Exporting

Family Creation

      • Adding Equations to Family Parameters
      • Creating a Ceiling Hosted Family
      • Creating a Non-Parametric Family
      • Creating a Parametric Family
      • Managing Family Element Visibility Settings
      • Using Visibility Parameters
      • Using Work and Reference Planes in Families
      • Using Reference Lines in Families
      • Creating Parametric Arrays in Families

Fundamentals

      • Creating Datum References
      • Revit User Interface
      • Selecting Objects
      • Understanding Revit Terms
      • Using Properties Palette and Edit Type Dialog
      • Using Temporary and Permanent Dimensions
      • Using the Project Browser
      • Working with Snaps
      • Working with Dockable Windows
      • Using Work and Reference Planes in Projects

Modeling Tools

      • Aligning Objects
      • Applying a Material to a Face of an Object
      • Applying Coping
      • Assigning Demolish Phase to Objects
      • Beam and Column Join Cleanup
      • Cleaning Wall Joins
      • Copying and Pasting Objects in the Model
      • Joining Geometry
      • Mirroring Objects
      • Moving Objects
      • Pinning Objects
      • Rotating Objects
      • Scaling Objects
      • Splitting Elements
      • Splitting Object Faces
      • Trimming and Extending Objects

Project Setup

      • Acquiring Shared Coordinate System
      • Adding Project Information
      • Creating a New Project
      • Customizing a Project Material
      • Establishing Shared Coordinates by Survey Point
      • Linking CAD Files
      • Linking Revit Models
      • Loading a Material into a Project
      • Loading Families
      • Locating the Project and Understanding the Project Base Point
      • Publishing a Shared Coordinate System
      • Specifying Project Settings
      • Understanding Object Styles
      • Working with Project Parameters
      • Working with Shared Parameters

Site

      • Adding Subregions
      • Splitting Toposurfaces

Visualization

      • Creating a Walkthrough
      • Rendering a View

Walls

      • Adding an Opening to a Wall
      • Creating Stacked Walls
      • Creating a Slanted Wall
      • Customizing Curtain Walls
      • Customizing Wall Types
      • Customizing Walls with Reveals
      • Customizing Walls with Split Regions
      • Customizing Walls with Sweeps
      • Editing Wall Profiles

Working with Views

      • Controlling Datum Visibility
      • Controlling Object Visibility and Object Display
      • Controlling View Range
      • Creating 3D Views
      • Creating and Applying a View Template
      • Creating Area Plans
      • Creating Building Elevation Views
      • Creating Callouts
      • Creating Exploded Views
      • Creating Interior Elevations
      • Creating Material Takeoffs
      • Creating Non-Rectangular Crop Regions
      • Creating Plan Views
      • Creating Schedules
      • Creating Section Views
      • Cropping Views
      • Duplicating Views
      • Hiding Elements in the View
      • Isolating Elements in the View
      • Using View Properties
      • Working with a 3D View Section Box
      • Working with Drafting Views
      • Working with Visual Styles
      • Adding Revision Clouds
      • Managing Revisions

Worksharing

      • Creating the Local Copy
      • Enabling Worksharing and Creating the Central File
      • Saving and Synchronizing the Local Copy
      • Working with a Local Copy
Autodesk Revit (Structure) Videos
Annotation

      • Adding Legends
      • Annotating 3D Views
      • Creating a Color Scheme View
      • Customizing Keynotes
      • Placing Annotation Symbols
      • Placing Beam Annotations
      • Placing Dimensions
      • Placing Filled Regions
      • Placing Masked Regions
      • Placing Material Tags
      • Placing Multi-Rebar Annotation
      • Placing Tags
      • Placing Text
      • Working with Keynotes

Building Core

      • Adding Area Reinforcement
      • Adding Path Reinforcement
      • Adding Rebar
      • Creating Structural Walls
      • Placing Architectural Columns
      • Placing Beam Systems
      • Placing Beams
      • Placing Braces
      • Placing Isolated Foundations
      • Placing Slab Foundations
      • Placing Structural Columns
      • Placing Trusses
      • Attaching a Column to a Sloped Beam
      • Creating Joists Along a Sloped Plane
      • Placing Wall Foundations
      • Setting Rebar Cover

Building Interior

      • Changing Stair Components
      • Editing Floor Structure
      • Placing a Stair by Component
      • Placing Floor Openings
      • Placing Floors
      • Placing Partition Walls
      • Placing Railings
      • Placing Slab Edges

Building Shell

      • Placing Curtain Walls
      • Placing Exterior Walls
      • Creating a Curtain System
      • Creating a Curved Roof from a Mass Form

Collaboration and Coordination

      • Using the Copy/Monitor Tool within the Current Project

Deliverables

      • Creating Sheets
      • Creating Sheets Index
      • Printing and Exporting

Family Creation

      • Adding Equations to Family Parameters
      • Creating a Ceiling Hosted Family
      • Creating a Non-Parametric Family
      • Creating a Parametric Family
      • Managing Family Element Visibility Settings
      • Using Visibility Parameters
      • Using Work and Reference Planes in Families
      • Using Reference Lines in Families
      • Creating Parametric Arrays in Families

Fundamentals

      • Creating Datum References
      • Revit User Interface
      • Selecting Objects
      • Understanding Revit Terms
      • Using Properties Palette and Edit Type Dialog
      • Using Temporary and Permanent Dimensions
      • Using the Project Browser
      • Working with Snaps
      • Working with Dockable Windows
      • Using Work and Reference Planes in Projects

Modeling Tools

      • Aligning Objects
      • Applying a Material to a Face of an Object
      • Applying Coping
      • Assigning Demolish Phase to Objects
      • Cleaning Beam and Column Joins
      • Cleaning Wall Joins
      • Copying and Pasting Objects
      • Joining Geometry
      • Mirroring Objects
      • Moving Objects
      • Pinning Objects
      • Rotating Objects
      • Scaling Objects
      • Splitting Elements
      • Splitting Object Faces
      • Trimming and Extending Objects

Project Setup

      • Acquiring Shared Coordinate System
      • Adding Project Information
      • Creating a New Project
      • Customizing a Project Material
      • Establishing Shared Coordinates by Survey Point
      • Linking CAD Files
      • Linking Revit Models
      • Loading a Material into a Project
      • Loading Families
      • Locating the Project and Understanding the Project Base Point
      • Placing Spaces
      • Publishing a Shared Coordinate System
      • Specifying Project Settings
      • Structural Model Settings Overview
      • Understanding Object Styles
      • Working with Project Parameters
      • Working with Shared Parameters

Site

      • Adding Subregions
      • Splitting Toposurfaces

Visualization

      • Creating a Walkthrough
      • Rendering a View

Walls

      • Adding an Opening to a Wall
      • Creating Stacked Walls
      • Customizing Curtain Walls
      • Customizing Wall Types
      • Customizing Walls with Reveals
      • Customizing Walls with Split Regions
      • Customizing Walls with Sweeps
      • Editing Wall Profiles
      • Creating a Slanted Wall

Working with Views

      • Controlling Datum Visibility
      • Controlling Object Visibility and Object Display
      • Controlling the View Range
      • Creating 3D Views
      • Creating and Applying a View Template
      • Creating Area Plans
      • Creating Building Elevation Views
      • Creating Callouts
      • Creating Exploded Views
      • Creating Framing Elevations
      • Creating Graphical Column Schedules
      • Creating Interior Elevation Views
      • Creating Material Takeoffs
      • Creating Non-Rectangular Crop Regions
      • Creating Plan Views
      • Creating Schedules
      • Creating Section Views
      • Cropping Views
      • Duplicating Views
      • Hiding Elements in Views
      • Isolating Elements in Views
      • Using View Properties
      • Working with a 3D View Section Box
      • Working with Drafting Views
      • Working with Visual Styles
      • Adding Revision Clouds
      • Managing Revisions

Worksharing

      • Creating the Local Copy
      • Enabling Worksharing and Creating the Central File
      • Saving and Synchronizing the Local Copy
      • Working with a Local Copy
Autodesk Revit (MEP) Videos
Analysis

      • Checking for System Interferences
      • Creating Panel Schedules
      • Creating Duct Pressure Loss Reports
      • Creating Pipe Pressure Loss Reports

Annotation

      • Adding Legends
      • Annotating 3D Views
      • Creating a Color Scheme View
      • Creating Duct and Pipe Color Fills
      • Creating Space and Zone Color Scheme Views
      • Customizing Keynotes
      • Placing Annotation Symbols
      • Placing Dimensions
      • Placing Filled Regions
      • Placing Masked Regions
      • Placing Material Tags
      • Placing Tags
      • Placing Text
      • Working with Keynotes

Collaboration and Coordination

      • Using the Copy/Monitor Tool within the Current Project

Deliverables

      • Creating Sheets
      • Creating Sheets Index
      • Printing and Exporting

Electrical

      • Adding Cable Tray Fittings
      • Adding Conduit Fittings
      • Copying Electrical Fixtures from the Architectural Model
      • Creating a Switch System
      • Placing Cable Trays
      • Placing Conduit
      • Placing Devices
      • Placing Lighting Fixtures
      • Placing Panels and Creating Circuits
      • Wiring Circuits

Family Creation

      • Adding Equations to Family Parameters
      • Creating a Ceiling Hosted Family
      • Creating a Non-Parametric Family
      • Creating a Parametric Family
      • Managing Family Element Visibility Settings
      • Using Visibility Parameters
      • Using Work and Reference Planes in Families
      • Using Reference Lines in Families
      • Creating Parametric Arrays in Families

Fundamentals

      • Creating Datum References
      • Revit User Interface
      • Selecting Objects
      • Understanding Revit Terms
      • Using Properties Palette and Edit Type Dialog
      • Using Temporary and Permanent Dimensions
      • Using the Project Browser
      • Working with Snaps
      • Working with Dockable Windows
      • Using Work and Reference Planes in Projects

HVAC System

      • Adding Duct Fittings
      • Adding Duct Insulation
      • Creating HVAC Airside Systems
      • Creating HVAC Hydronic Systems
      • Dividing HVAC Systems
      • Generating Duct Layouts
      • Placing Air Terminals
      • Placing Duct Accessories
      • Placing Ducts and Duct Placeholders
      • Placing Mechanical Equipment
      • Setting Duct Routing Preferences

Modeling Tools

      • Aligning Objects
      • Applying a Material to a Face of an Object
      • Applying Coping
      • Assigning Demolish Phase to Objects
      • Cleaning Beam and Column Joins
      • Cleaning Wall Joins
      • Copying and Pasting Objects
      • Joining Geometry
      • Mirroring Objects
      • Moving Objects
      • Pinning Objects
      • Rotating Objects
      • Scaling Objects
      • Splitting Elements
      • Splitting Object Faces
      • Trimming and Extending Objects

Piping and Plumbing Systems

      • Adding Pipe Fittings
      • Adding Pipe Insulation
      • Annotating Pipe Systems
      • Copying Plumbing Fixtures from the Architectural Model
      • Dividing Pipe Systems
      • Generating Pipe Layouts
      • Placing Parallel Pipes
      • Placing Pipe Accessories
      • Placing Pipes and Pipe Placeholders
      • Placing Plumbing Fixtures
      • Placing Sprinklers
      • Setting Pipe Routing Preferences

Project Setup

      • Acquiring Shared Coordinate System
      • Adding Project Information
      • Creating a New Project
      • Creating Zones
      • Customizing a Project Material
      • Establishing Electrical Settings
      • Establishing Shared Coordinates by Survey Point
      • Linking CAD Files
      • Linking Revit Models
      • Loading a Material into a Project
      • Loading Families
      • Locating the Project and Understanding the Project Base Point
      • Mechanical Settings Overview
      • Placing Spaces
      • Publishing a Shared Coordinate System
      • Specifying Project Settings
      • Understanding Object Styles
      • Working with Project Parameters
      • Working with Shared Parameters

Site

      • Adding Subregions
      • Splitting Toposurfaces

Visualization

      • Creating a Walkthrough
      • Rendering a View

Walls

      • Adding an Opening to a Wall
      • Creating a Slanted Wall
      • Creating a Stacked Wall
      • Customizing Curtain Walls
      • Customizing Wall Types
      • Customizing Walls with Reveals
      • Customizing Walls With Split Regions
      • Customizing Walls with Sweeps
      • Editing Wall Profiles

Working with Views

      • Controlling Datum Visibility
      • Controlling Object Visibility and Object Display
      • Controlling the View Range
      • Creating 3D Views
      • Creating and Applying a View Template
      • Creating Area Plans
      • Creating Building Elevation Views
      • Creating Callouts
      • Creating Duct System Filters
      • Creating Exploded Views
      • Creating Interior Elevation Views
      • Creating Material Takeoffs
      • Creating Non-Rectangular Crop Regions
      • Creating Piping System Filters
      • Creating Plan Views
      • Creating Schedules
      • Creating Section Views
      • Cropping Views
      • Duplicating Views
      • Hiding Elements in Views
      • Isolating Elements in Views
      • Using View Properties
      • Working with a 3D View Section Box
      • Working with Drafting Views
      • Working with Visual Styles
      • Adding Revision Clouds
      • Managing Revisions

Worksharing

      • Creating the Local Copy
      • Enabling Worksharing and Creating the Central File
      • Saving and Synchronizing the Local Copy
      • Working with a Local Copy
Autodesk Navisworks Videos
Clash Detection

      • Setting Up a Clash Test
      • Running the Test

Fundamentals

      • Understanding Navisworks Files and Formats
      • Understanding the Navisworks Interface

Project Review

      • Creating a Navisworks Project
      • Exporting Civil 3D Models
      • Exporting Revit Models
      • Navigating the Project
      • Overriding Object Appearance and Visibility
      • Redlining the Project
      • Selecting Objects
      • Understanding the Navigation Tools
      • Using Navigation Aids, Grids, and Measuring Tools for Review
      • Using Switchback with AutoCAD
      • Using Switchback with Revit
      • Using the Sectioning Tools

Simulation

      • Adding Dates and Task Types
      • Adding Tasks from External Data Source
      • Adding Tasks from Objects in the Project
      • Adding Tasks Manually
      • Running the Simulation

Visualization

      • Creating a Viewpoint Animation
Dynamo Videos
Annotation

      • Automating Text Changes

Building Structure and Shell

      • Automating Changing Wall and Column Heights
      • Creating Structural Geometry

Code Blocks

      • Code Blocks Part 1
      • Code Blocks Part 2

Deliverables

      • Sheet Creation by Importing Excel

Placing and Editing Families

      • Placing a Loadable Family Along a Curve
      • Placing Revit Families
      • Type Parameter Changes in Loadable Families

Project Setup

      • Placing Grids from Dynamo in Revit
Autodesk Showcase Videos
Introduction

      • Create and Manage Presentations

Create Behaviors

      • Creating a Turntable Behavior
      • Creating Keyframe Behaviors

Enhance Your Scene

      • Creating Cinematic Cross-sections
      • How to Create Alternatives
      • How to Create Shots

Prepare the Model and Scene

      • Adjusting the Lighting
      • Appling and Adjusting an Environment
      • Applying a Material
      • Applying a Visual Style
      • Positioning an Object

Set up the Model

      • Preparing and Importing a Model
Autodesk Robot Structural Analysis Professional Videos
Analysis

      • Creating and Applying Load Case Combinations for a 2D Frame
      • Running Calculations and Review Results
      • Seismic Analysis

Design

      • Steel Design

Model

      • Adding and Editing Beams
      • Adding and Editing Walls
      • Adding Columns
      • Converting a 2D Frame to a 3D Frame
      • Copying Stories
      • Creating a 2D Frame Model
      • Creating Structural Axes and Stories for Building Design
      • Creating and Editing Floors and Floor Openings
      • Object Selection and Editing
      • Robot Structural Analysis Professional/Revit Interoperability
Bluebeam Videos
Getting Started

      • PDF Creation
      • Navigation
      • File Access
      • Customization
      • Batch Processing
      • Vu

PDF Markup and Editing

      • PDF Markup
      • Customizing Markups
      • PDF Editing
      • AutoMark
      • AutoMark 2
      • Markups List
      • Tool Chest
      • Search
      • 3D Markup
      • Format Painter
      • Custom Line Editor
      • Capture

Collaboration

      • Bluebeam Studio
      • Studio Projects
      • Studio Projects Offline

Integration

      • Outlook Integration
      • DMS Integration
      • Revit Integration – 3D
      • Navisworks Manage Integration
      • Sketchup Pro Plugin

Advanced Tools

      • Advanced Markups
      • Batch Overlay & Compare (Revu 2015)
      • Compare Documents
      • Creating Layers from PDFs
      • Formula Editor
      • Link and Organize
      • Links and Places
      • PDF Measurement
      • Reduce File Size 2.0
      • Revu 12 Measurement
      • Security and More
      • Sets
      • Sets (Revu 2015)
      • Sets 2.0
      • Spaces
      • Split Documents
      • Stamps

eXtreme Tools

      • Structures
      • Batch Link
      • Batch Slip Sheet
      • OCR
      • Redaction
      • PDF Forms
      • Scripting

Bluebeam Studio

      • Studio Enhancements (Revu 2015)
      • Studio Projects
      • Studio Sessions

Training Videos

Unlimited access to expert-led 1 hour training sessions that teach people the proper workflow and which commands to use.

AutoCAD Training
General Classes

      • AutoCAD User Interface Introduction
      • Creating AutoCAD Objects
      • Detailing and Annotating in AutoCAD
      • Editing AutoCAD Objects
      • Preparing AutoCAD Sheets
      • Publishing/Plotting AutoCAD Drawings
      • Sharing and Collaborating with AutoCAD
      • Understanding AutoCAD Drawing Components
Autodesk Revit (Architecture) Training
Overview Classes

      • What’s New in Revit Architecture 2016*
      • Revit 2016 Overview*
      • Revit User Interface Introduction
      • Revit Architecture Families and Types

*Content for previous versions of Autodesk Revit included as recorded training videos.

Project Setup Classes

      • Starting the Architectural Project
      • Establishing a Shared Coordinate System in Revit
      • Linking Revit Models and CAD Files in Revit
      • Project Levels and Grids in Revit
      • Project Phasing
      • Using Design Options
      • Adding and Editing Materials
      • Establishing Revit Templates and Standards

Working with Views Classes

      • Working with Views 1
      • Working with Views 2
      • Object Styles and Visibility Graphics Overrides

Building Shell Classes

      • Adding and Editing Walls in Revit
      • Walls In Depth
      • Adding and Modifying Curtain Walls
      • Adding and Modifying Roofs
      • Adding and Modifying Doors and Windows

Building Interior Classes

      • Adding and Modifying Floors
      • Adding Vertical Circulation Using Stairs by Components
      • Adding Vertical Circulation Using Stairs by Sketch
      • Adding Room and Area Definitions
      • Adding Ceilings and Soffits
      • Adding Ramps and Railings

Building Core Class

      • Adding and Modifying Columns

Annotation and Detailing Classes

      • Annotating the Model
      • Creating Details in Revit
      • Customizing Callouts and Section Tags

Sheet Set Up and Deliverables Classes

      • Sheet Set Up and Organization in Revit
      • Creating Project Deliverables and Exports
      • Exporting to AutoCAD
      • Creating Project Issues and Revisions

Visualization Class

      • Creating Renders and Walkthroughs

Collaboration Classes

      • Worksharing in Revit
      • Coordinating Project Models

Family Creation Classes

      • Family Creation for Beginners
      • Family Creation with Simple Parameters
      • Creating a Hosted Family
      • Using Equations and Expressions in Family Parameters
      • Creating and Using Shared Parameters in Families and Projects
Autodesk Revit (Structure) Training
Overview Classes

      • What’s New in Revit Structure 2016*
      • Revit 2016 Overview*
      • Revit User Interface Introduction
      • Revit Structure Families and Types

*Content for previous versions of Autodesk Revit included as recorded training videos.

Project Setup Classes

      • Starting the Structural Project
      • Establishing a Shared Coordinate System in Revit
      • Linking Revit Models and CAD Files in Revit
      • Project Levels and Grids in Revit
      • Project Phasing
      • Using Design Options
      • Adding and Editing Materials

Working with Views Classes

      • Working with Views 1
      • Working with Views 2
      • Object Styles and Visibility Graphics Overrides

Building Shell Classes

      • Adding and Editing Walls
      • Walls In Depth
      • Adding and Editing Curtain Walls
      • Adding and Modifying Roofs

Building Interior Classes

      • Adding and Modifying Floors
      • Adding Vertical Circulation Using Stairs by Components
      • Adding Vertical Circulation Using Stairs by Sketch

Building Core Classes

      • Adding and Modifying Columns
      • Adding and Modifying Beams
      • Adding and Modifying Trusses
      • Adding and Modifying Braces
      • Adding and Modifying Foundations
      • Adding and Modifying Concrete Reinforcement to the Elements
      • Adding Openings and Architectural Elements in Revit Structure
      • Revit Structure Analytical Tools

Annotation and Detailing Classes

      • Annotating the Model
      • Creating Details in Revit
      • Customizing Callouts and Section Tags

Sheet Set Up and Deliverables Classes

      • Sheet Set Up and Organization in Revit
      • Creating Project Deliverables and Exports
      • Exporting to AutoCAD
      • Creating Project Issues and Revisions

Visualization Class

      • Creating Renders and Walkthroughs

Collaboration Classes

      • Worksharing in Revit
      • Coordinating Project Models

Family Creation Classes

      • Family Creation for Beginners
      • Family Creation with Simple Parameters
      • Creating a Hosted Family
      • Using Equations and Expressions in Family Parameters
      • Creating and Using Shared Parameters in Families and Project
      • Controlling Element Visibility in Families
Autodesk Revit (MEP) Training
Overview Classes

      • What’s New in Revit MEP 2016*
      • Revit 2016 MEP Overview*
      • Revit User Interface Introduction
      • Revit MEP Families and Types

*Content for previous versions of Autodesk Revit included as recorded training videos.

Project Setup Classes

      • Starting the MEP Model
      • MEP Discipline Settings
      • Establishing a Shared Coordinate System in Revit
      • Linking Revit Models and CAD Files in Revit
      • Project Levels and Grids in Revit
      • Project Phasing
      • Using Design Options
      • Adding and Editing Materials
      • Revit MEP Project Settings
      • Establishing Revit Templates and Standards

Working with Views Classes

      • Working with Views 1
      • Working with Views 2
      • Object Styles and Visibility Graphics Overrides

Systems Classes

      • HVAC Airside System
      • HVAC Hydronic System
      • Plumbing Supply System
      • Plumbing Waste System
      • Plumbing Storm Water System
      • Piping Systems
      • Modeling the Pipes
      • Electrical Power System
      • Lighting System
      • General Electric and Low Voltage Systems

Annotation and Detailing Classes

      • Annotating the Model
      • Creating Details in Revit
      • Customizing Callout and Section Tags

Sheet Set Up and Deliverables Classes

      • Sheet Set Up and Organization in Revit
      • Creating Project Deliverables and Exports
      • Exporting to AutoCAD
      • Creating Projects Issues and Revisions

Visualization Class

      • Creating Renders and Walkthroughs

Collaboration Class

      • Worksharing in Revit
      • Coordinating Project Models

Family Creation Classes

      • Family Creation for Beginners
      • Family Creation with Simple Parameters
      • Creating a Hosted Family
      • Using Equations and Expressions in Family Parameters
      • Creating and Using Shared Parameters in Families and Projects
Autodesk 3ds Max Design Training
      • Introduction to 3ds Max Design
      • Rendering a Revit Project in 3ds Max Design
      • Rendering a Civil 3D Project in 3ds Max Design
Autodesk Navisworks Training
      • Navisworks Overview
      • Getting Started with Navisworks
      • Project Simulation in Navisworks
      • Checking for Conflicts in Navisworks
Dynamo Training
      • Introduction to Dynamo
      • Introduction to Creating Geometry in Dynamo
      • Placing and Editing Families in Dynamo
      • Creating and Editing Structural Features in Dynamo
      • Automating Sheet Creation and Changes in Dynamo
BIM 360 Glue Training
      • Working with BIM 360 Glue
Pinnacle Series Training
      • Overview
      • User Administration and Configuration
      • Custom Workflow Creation
      • Custom Cheat Sheet Creation
      • Custom Training and Video Creation
      • Managing and Editing Custom Content
      • Expanding Your Productivity Platform

Learning Paths

Structured course outlines guide users through self-paced training curriculum.

Revit Architecture Fundamentals (Beginner)

Revit Architecture Overview

  • Introduction to Capabilities and Benefits
  • Understanding Elements
  • User Interface (Model Navigation, Project Browser)
  • Model View Basics (Elevation, Section, Interior, Schedules)
  • Family Categories, Types and Instances
  • Object Styles and Visibility
  • Basic View types (Floor Plans, Sections, Elevations, Callouts)

Modeling the Building

  • Starting Architectural Projects (Templates, Project Settings, Coordinate Systems, Worksharing)
  • Adding Project Levels and Grids
  • Controlling Datum Visibility
  • Establishing a Shared Coordinate System
  • Linking Revit Models and CAD Reference Files
  • Object Style Review
  • Recommended Families
  • Adding and Modifying Walls (Types, Visibility, Joins, Profiling and Openings)
  • Adding and Modifying Doors, Windows and Openings
  • Adding and Modifying Floors (Floor Assembly, Sloped Floor, Slab Edges)
  • Adding and Modifying Roofs (By Footprint, By Extrusion, By Face and Dormers)
  • Adding and Modifying Ceilings and Soffits
  • Adding Vertical Circulation (Stairs by Component)
  • Adding Vertical Circulation (Stairs by Sketch)
  • Adding Ramps and Railings
  • Adding Rooms and Areas (Reports and Scheduling)

Annotating, Detailing and Deliverables

  • Annotating the Model
  • Creating Details
  • Customizing Callouts and Section Tags
  • Creating Renders and Walkthroughs (Visual Styles, Daylight and Interior View)
  • Sheet Set Up (Title Block, Sheet List Schedule and Sheet Indexing)
  • Creating Project Issues and Revisions
  • Creating Project Deliverables and Exports (Printing/Plotting Deliverables, View Sets)
  • Exporting Options (AutoCAD DWG, Other formats)
Revit MEP Fundamentals (Beginner)

Revit MEP Overview

  • Introduction to Capabilities and Benefits
  • Understanding Elements
  • User Interface (Model Navigation, Project Browser)
  • Model View Basics (Elevation, Section, Interior, Schedules)
  • Family Categories, Types and Instances
  • Object Styles and Visibility
  • Basic View types (Floor Plans, Sections, Elevations, Callouts)
  • Creating MEP Specific Views (Piping, Duct Systems, Pipe Color Fills)

Modeling Mechanical Systems

  • Starting MEP Projects (Templates, Project Settings, Coordinate Systems, Worksharing)
  • Adding Project Levels and Grids
  • MEP Discipline Settings (Mechanical and Electrical)
  • Mechanical/HVAC Systems (Airside, Hydronic, Duct Layout and Sizing)
  • Creating Space and Zone Color Scheme Views

Modeling Electrical Systems

  • Starting MEP Projects (Templates, Project Settings, Coordinate Systems, Worksharing)
  • Adding Project Levels and Grids
  • MEP Discipline Settings (Mechanical and Electrical)
  • Electrical Power System (receptacles, panels, circuits, wires)
  • Lighting System (Photometric Data, Lighting Fixtures, Switch Systems, Circuits & Wiring)
  • General Electric and Low Voltage Systems (Electrical Loading, Conduit, Cable Trays)

Modeling Piping Systems

  • Starting MEP Projects (Templates, Project Settings, Coordinate Systems, Worksharing)
  • Adding Project Levels and Grids
  • MEP Discipline Settings (Mechanical and Electrical)
  • Piping Systems (Plumbing Template, Parent/Child Placement, Named Systems and Sizing)
  • Modeling Pipes (Auto Generation Layout, Parallel Pipes, Placeholders, Fittings, Flex Pipe, Accessories and Insulation

Annotating, Detailing and Deliverables

  • Annotating the Model
  • Creating Details
  • Customizing Callouts and Section Tags
  • Creating Renders and Walkthroughs (Visual Styles, Daylight and Interior View)
  • Sheet Set Up (Title Block, Sheet List Schedule and Sheet Indexing)
  • Creating Project Issues and Revisions
  • Creating Project Deliverables and Exports (Printing/Plotting Deliverables, View Sets)
  • Exporting Options (AutoCAD DWG, Other formats)
Revit Structure Fundamentals (Beginner)

Revit Structure Overview

  • Introduction to Capabilities and Benefits
  • Understanding Elements
  • User Interface (Model Navigation, Project Browser)
  • Model View Basics (Elevation, Section, Interior, Schedules)
  • Family Categories, Types and Instances
  • Object Styles and Visibility
  • Basic View types (Floor Plans, Sections, Elevations, Callouts)
  • Structure Specific Views (Column Schedules and Framing Elevations)

Modeling the Building Structure

  • Starting Structural Projects (Templates, Project Settings, Coordinate Systems, Worksharing)
  • Adding Project Levels and Grid Lines
  • Controlling Datum Visibility
  • Establishing a Shared Coordinate System
  • Linking Revit Models and CAD Reference Files
  • Object Style Review
  • Recommended Families
  • Adding and Modifying Columns (Placing, Annotating and Scheduling)
  • Adding and Modifying Foundations (Wall, Step, Slabs, Slab Edges Annotating and Scheduling)
  • Adding and Modifying Beams and Beam Systems (Loading, Annotating and Scheduling)
  • Adding and Modifying Concrete Reinforcement
  • Adding and Modifying Walls (Structural Walls, Visibility, Joins, Profiling and Openings)
  • Adding and Modifying Floors (Floor Assembly, Sloped Floor, Slab Edges)
  • Adding Vertical Circulation (Stairs by Component)
  • Adding Vertical Circulation (Stairs by Sketch)
  • Adding Ramps and Railings

Annotating, Detailing and Deliverables

  • Annotating the Model
  • Creating Details
  • Customizing Callouts and Section Tags
  • Creating Renders and Walkthroughs (Visual Styles, Daylight and Interior View)
  • Sheet Set Up (Title Block, Sheet List Schedule and Sheet Indexing)
  • Creating Project Issues and Revisions
  • Creating Project Deliverables and Exports (Printing/Plotting Deliverables, View Sets)
  • Exporting Options (AutoCAD DWG, Other formats)
BIM Management (Intermediate)

Architectural and Structural Components

  • Walls In Depth (Sloped, Stacked, Split Region, Sweeps, Reveals)
  • Curtain Walls (Types, By Face, Systems, Rules)
  • Advanced Roofs (Curved from Mass Form, Soffits, Fascia, Gutter)
  • Working with Trusses
  • Working with Braces
Revit Modeling In-Depth (Intermediate)

Architectural and Structural Components

  • Walls In Depth (Sloped, Stacked, Split Region, Sweeps, Reveals)
  • Curtain Walls (Types, By Face, Systems, Rules)
  • Advanced Roofs (Curved from Mass Form, Soffits, Fascia, Gutter)
  • Working with Trusses
  • Working with Braces
Revit Fabrication Models (Advanced)

Fabrication Modeling from Design Intent

  • HVAC Systems Fabrication Model
  • Piping Systems Fabrication Model
Revit Family Creation (Advanced)

Families and Types

  • Architecture Families and Types
  • MEP Families and Types
  • Structure Families and Types

Family Environment

  • Family Creation (Simple Parameters)
  • Reference Planes and Geometric Parameters
  • Hosted Family
  • Ceiling Hosted Family
  • Shared Parameters in Families and Projects
  • Using Equations and Expressions
  • Parametric Arrays
AutoCAD Fundamentals (Beginner)

AutoCAD Overview

  • Introduction to Capabilities and Benefits
  • User Interface
  • Understanding Drawing Components

Drawing Skills

  • Creating Objects
  • Editing Objects
  • Dealing and Annotating
  • Sharing and Collaborating

Printing and Plotting

  • Preparing Sheets
  • Publishing/Plotting AutoCAD Drawings
Navisworks Fundamentals (Beginner)

Navisworks Overview

  • Introduction to Capabilities and Benefits
  • User Interface
  • Files and Formats

Project Coordination

  • Exporting Revit Models
  • Exporting Civil 3D Models
  • Creating a Navisworks Project (New, Append, Project Settings, Starting Viewpoint)
  • Understanding Navigation Tools
  • Navigating the Project
  • Using Navigation Aids, Grids and Measuring Tools for Review
  • Selecting Objects
  • Overriding Object Appearance and Visibility
  • Using Sectioning Tools

Conflict Checking

  • Navigating the Project
  • Using Navigation Aids, Grids and Measuring Tools for Review
  • Selecting Objects
  • Overriding Object Appearance and Visibility
  • Redlining the Project
  • Reporting Redlines and Comments
  • Updating Revit and Civil 3D Models
  • Using the Automated Clash Detection Tool
  • Clash Detective Interface
  • Setting Up and Running a Clash Test
Navisworks Project Coordination In-Depth (Intermediate)

Project Simulation

  • TimeLiner Interface
  • Adding Tasks from Objects in the Project
  • Adding Tasks Manually
  • Adding Tasks from External Data Source
  • Adding Dates and Task Types
  • Running the Simulation

Quantification

  • Quantification Project Setup
  • Adding Items for Takeoffs
  • Adding Resources for Takeoffs
  • Creating Model Takeoffs
  • Creating 2D and Virtual Takeoffs
  • Importing Catalogs and Exporting Takeoffs
  • Updating Model Takeoffs
Pinnacle Series Fundamentals
  • Overview
  • Customizing Content
  • Administration
What's New in Autodesk Products 2017
  • What’s New in AutoCAD
  • What’s New in Civil 3D
  • What’s New in Navisworks
  • What’s New in Revit
What's New in Pinnacle Series
  • What’s New in Pinnacle Series