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Revit Structure for Engineers


This course takes you from beginner to Advanced in Revit Structure.
Best for:

Engineers wanting to learn how to use Structural elements in Revit.

Difficulty:
Duration:
6.5 Hours

Learning Objectives


  1. Learn how to setup a project from scratch.
  2. Learn how to model Grids, Columns, Foundations and Framing elements.
  3. Learn how to model in Floor Slabs, Reinforced Elements and Structural Framing.
  4. Learn how to work with Steel Connections, Detailing and Annotation, Circulation paths and Project Management skills.

Course Modules



Learn how to setup a Structural project from scratch in Revit.
  • 01 | Introduction
  • 02 | Starting a Project and Linking in Base Models
  • 03 | Setup Project Levels
  • 04 | Setup Project Views and Structural Template
  • 05 | Importing Objects using Copy Monitor
Learn how to set up Grids and Columns in a project.
  • 01 | Setting up Grids
  • 02 | Adding Columns
  • 03 | Adjusting Column Heights
Learn how to model in the foundations for a project.
  • 01 | Foundation Walls
  • 02 | Foundation Wall Footings
  • 03 | Isolated Footings
  • 04 | Fixing Isolated Footings
  • 05 | Merging Columns to become Piers and Pilasters
  • 06 | Creating Step Footings
  • 07 | Modelling Extra Elements
  • 08 | Tagging Elements
  • 09 | Creating Foundation Slabs
  • 10 | Elevator Shafts
  • 11 | Retaining Walls and Footings
Learn how to add Steel Framing to a project.
  • 01 | Adding Beams
  • 02 | Uninterrupted Columns through Beams
  • 03 | Creating Beam Systems
  • 04 | Joist Systems
  • 05 | Joining Beams and Columns
Learn how to model Floors and Slabs in a project.
  • 01 | Create Floors
  • 02 | Thickened Slabs
  • 03 | Cantilevering a Slab Edge
  • 04 | Slab Depressions
Learn how to reinforce your project.
  • 01 | Parallel Rebar
  • 02 | Perpendicular Rebar
  • 03 | Sketching Rebar
  • 04 | Rebar Coupling
  • 05 | Area Reinforcement
Learn how to model in Steel Brace Frames in a project.
  • 01 | Brace Frames
  • 02 | Brace Frame Gussets
  • 03 | Sloping Frames
  • 04 | Adding Flooring to a Sloped Frame
Learn how to add Trusses to a project.
  • 01 | Howe Truss
  • 02 | Editing Trusses
  • 03 | Editing the Bottom Chord
Learn how to add in Stairs, Ramps and Slopes to a project.
  • 01 | Stairs
  • 02 | Ramps
Learn how to use Steel Connections in a project.
  • 01 | Install Revit plugin and content
  • 02 | Adding Connections
  • 03 | Adding a Base Plate
Learn how to add in Detailing and Annotation components to a model.
  • 01 | Detail Components
  • 02 | Creating Drafting Views
  • 03 | Text and Dimensions
  • 04 | Creating Schedules
  • 05 | Graphical Schedules: Columns
  • 06 | Creating Custom Tags
Learn how to use Phasing, Revisions and how to place views onto a Sheet and print to PDF.
  • 01 | Phasing
  • 02 | Revisions
  • 03 | Placing Views and Plotting

Skills and Careers




2D/3D Modelling


3D Modelling


Architectural Design


Complex Modelling


Digital Modelling


Documentation


Drafting


Scheduling


Structural Analysis


Structural Design


Phase Planning

These are some great careers that this course will prepare you for:

Autodesk Revit Structure and MEP Technical Specialist, BIM Consultant, BIM Coordinator, BIM Infrastructure Manager, Building Information Model Implementer (BIM), Design Technology Leader/ BIM Manager, Design/Production Manager (Construction Firm), Infrastructure Automation Engineer, Revit BIM Model Manager, Structural Drafter, Structural Engineer

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