Autodesk Inventor 2017: Advanced Part Modeling

Autodesk Inventor 2017: Advanced Part Modeling Course Description

Duration: 2.00 days (16 hours)

Price: $995.00

Autodesk Inventor 2017 is a foremost digital prototyping tool, specifically suitable for complex designing process like advanced part modeling. NetCom Learning, a premier Autodesk authorized training center offers Autodesk Inventor 2017: Advanced Part Modeling training course through classroom, and online medium.

This course is specifically designed for the candidates who have undertaken Solid Modeling training course, and looking forward to refine their skills in advanced part modeling techniques. The Autodesk Inventor 2017 Advanced Part Modeling classes, inclusive of the state-of-the-art learning environment, will help candidates enhance their skill and knowledge to sit for the Autodesk certification exam.

With latest study curriculum, lab-based exercises and extensive learning support, the Autodesk Inventor training develops the candidate's concepts in multi-body design, advanced sweeps, advanced lofts, surface modeling, free form modeling and generative shape design. Master your Inventor skills under expert guidance and know about different approaches to part design when creating and working with assemblies.

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Intended Audience for this Autodesk Inventor 2017: Advanced Part Modeling Course

  • » Modelers
  • » Mechanical Engineers / Designers
  • » 3D CAD professionals

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Course Prerequisites for Autodesk Inventor 2017: Advanced Part Modeling

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Autodesk Inventor 2017: Advanced Part Modeling Course Objectives

  • » Understand Advanced modeling appearance, design philosophies, sketching and display options
  • » Learn about 2D and 3D sketching techniques
  • » Learn about Multi-body part modeling, generative shape design, freeform modeling
  • » Understand and assess analysis tools (Zebra, Draft, Curvature, Surface, and Cross Section Analysis), advanced geometry creation tools (work features, area lofts, sweeps, and coils), advanced drawing tools (iPart tables, surfaces in drawing views, and custom sketched symbols), and iFeatures and iParts
  • » Create and edit basic surfaces, import surfaces and surface repair tools
  • » Import and export data to other CAD formats, and work with AutoCAD DWG files
  • » Add notes with the Engineer's Notebook

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Autodesk Inventor 2017: Advanced Part Modeling Course Outline

      1. Tips & Tools
        1. Design Philosophies
        2. Sketching Tips
        3. Display Options
        4. Appearances
        5. Sketching Tools
        6. Splines
        7. 3D Sketches
      2. Multi-Body Part Modeling
        1. Multi-Body Part Modeling
      3. Advanced Work Features
        1. Grounded Work Points
        2. User Coordinate Systems
      4. Advanced Lofts, Sweeps, and Coils
        1. Area Lofts
        2. Advanced Sweeps
        3. Coils
      5. Analyzing a Model
        1. Analysis Types
        2. Analysis Procedures
      6. Generative Shape Design
        1. Shape Generator
      7. Introduction to Surfacing
        1. Introduction to Surfaces
        2. Basic Surfaces
        3. Patch Surfaces
        4. Ruled Surfaces
        5. Stitch Surfaces
        6. Sculpting with Surfaces
        7. Thickening & Offsetting a Surface
        8. Surfaces in Drawing Views
      8. Additional Surfacing Options
        1. Extend and Trim Surfaces
        2. Replace Face with a Surface
        3. Delete Faces
        4. Copy Surfaces
      9. Copying Between Parts (iFeatures)
        1. Creating iFeatures
        2. Inserting iFeatures
        3. iFeatures vs. Copy Featur
        4. Table-Driven iFeatures
        5. Editing iFeatures
      10. iParts
        1. iPart Creation
        2. iPart Placement
        3. Editing an iPart Factory
        4. Creating iFeatures from a Table-Driven iPart
        5. Tables for Factory Members
      11. Importing & Editing CAD Data
        1. Importing CAD Data
        2. Exporting Geometry
        3. Editing the Base Solid
        4. Direct Edit
        5. Attaching Point Cloud Data
      12. Working with Imported Surfaces
        1. Importing Surfaces
        2. Repairing Imported Surfaces
      13. Working with AutoCAD Data
        1. Opening AutoCAD Files
        2. DWG File Underlays
        3. Working with other Autodesk Product Files
      14. Introduction to Freeform Modeling
        1. Creating Freeform Geometry
        2. Editing Freeform Geometry

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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Award winning, world-class Instructors

Joseph D.
- Highly-skilled Autodesk Certified Instructor; working with Autodesk Softwares since 1993.
- Expert in AutoCAD, Autodesk 3DS, Autodesk Revit, Mechanical Desktop, Inventor, and Architectural Desktop.
- Authored course materials for numerous Autodesk courses.


Joseph is an Autodesk Certified Instructor specializing in developing and teaching Autodesk courses, with a working knowledge of such products as AutoCAD, Autodesk 3DS, Autodesk Revit, Mechanical Desktop, Inventor, and Architectural Desktop.

In addition to teaching and developing courses for the past 10 years, Joseph has authored course materials for many AutoDesk courses. He is also well versed in Inventor 8 and 9.

Joseph demonstrates a straightforward, down-to-earth teaching style in order to reach students at widely differing levels of expertise. His extensive product knowledge and exuberant teaching style makes Joseph a consistently highly rated instructor at NetCom Learning.
Roger M.
- Autodesk authority. Subject Matter Expert specializing in AutoCAD, Revit, 3D, and other Autodesk softwares with over 25 years of experience.
- More than 21 years of experience as a trainer.
- Highly rated instructor with all-time average student evaluation score of 8.7 out of 9.


Roger is an Autodesk Certified Instructor with over 25 years of experience working with challenging projects in the management and support in Revit BIM, AutoCAD and 3DS Max Systems Applications for numerous Architectural and Interior Design Firms, Construction, Engineering and Manufacturing Companies. He is proficient in Advanced Visualization Design and is a specialist with analysis, customization, management and optimization of BIM Revit, AutoCAD and 3DS Max for best practices and standards procedures. Roger has been able to support and assist many firms in the field of Architectural Design in the past 20 years.

Roger is also a CTT+ certified, with a Bachelors degree in Computer Programming
and also holds a New York University Certification. In addition, he has also been an
instructor since 1990 with proven on-site and online training expertise.

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