Autodesk Revit Architecture 2017 Fundamentals

Autodesk Revit Architecture 2017 Fundamentals Course Description

Duration: 4.00 days (32 hours)

This course is designed to teach you the Autodesk Revit functionality as you would work with it throughout the design process. You begin by learning about the user interface and basic drawing, editing, and viewing tools. Then you learn design development tools including how to model walls, doors, windows, floors, ceilings, stairs and more. Finally, you learn the processes that take the model to the construction documentation phase

Autodesk Revit 2017 Architecture Fundamentals training course is designed with an objective to enable the participants to create full 3D architectural project models and set them up in working drawings.

Learning Modalities
- Instructor-led Classroom Training
- Online Training
- Corporate Training
- Onsite Training
- One-on-One Training

What's Included
- Facilitated Training
- Books
- Labs

Next Class Dates

Mar 12, 2018 – Mar 15, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018
May 7, 2018 – May 10, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018
Jun 25, 2018 – Jun 28, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018
Aug 6, 2018 – Aug 9, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018

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Intended Audience for this Autodesk Revit Architecture 2017 Fundamentals Course

  • » This course outline is designed for beginner users of Revit Architecture, Architects, General Engineer Designers and Interior Designers as well as any other designer and draftsmen who have knowledge of Architectural Design and understanding of construction technical documents, Residential and Commercial Design; AutoCAD users in general and knowledgeable of drafting concepts.

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Autodesk Revit Architecture 2017 Fundamentals Course Objectives

  • » Understanding the purpose of Building Information Management (BIM) and how it is applied in the Autodesk Revit software
  • » Navigating the Autodesk Revit workspace and interface
  • » Working with the basic drawing and editing tools
  • » Creating Levels and Grids as datum elements for the model
  • » Creating a 3D building model with walls, curtain walls, windows, and doors
  • » Adding floors, ceilings, and roofs to the building model
  • » Creating component-based and custom stairs
  • » Adding component features, such as furniture and equipment
  • » Setting up sheets for plotting with text, dimensions, details, tags, and schedules
  • » Creating details

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Autodesk Revit Architecture 2017 Fundamentals Course Outline

      1. Introduction to BIM and Autodesk Revit
        1. BIM and Autodesk Revit
        2. Overview of the Interface
        3. Starting Projects
        4. Viewing Commands
      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
      3. Setting Up Levels and Grids
        1. Setting Up Levels
        2. Creating Structural Grids
        3. Adding Columns
        4. Linking and Importing CAD Files
        5. Design Development Phase
      4. Modeling Walls
        1. Modeling Walls
        2. Modifying Walls
      5. Working with Doors and Windows
        1. Inserting Doors and Windows
        2. Loading Door and Window Types from the Library
        3. Creating Additional Door and Window Sizes
      6. Working with Curtain Walls
        1. Creating Curtain Walls
        2. Adding Curtain Grids
        3. Working with Curtain Wall Panels
        4. Attaching Mullions to Curtain Grids
      7. Working with Views
        1. Setting the View Display
        2. Duplicating Views
        3. Adding Callout Views
        4. Elevations and Sections
      8. Adding Components
        1. Adding Components
        2. Modifying Components
      9. Modeling Floors
        1. Modeling Floors
        2. Creating Shaft Openings
        3. Creating Sloped Floors
      10. Modeling Ceilings
        1. Modeling Ceilings
        2. Adding Ceiling Fixtures
        3. Creating Ceiling Soffits
      11. Modeling Roofs
        1. Modeling Roofs
        2. Creating Roofs by Footprint
        3. Establishing Work Planes
        4. Creating Roofs by Extrusion
      12. Modeling Stairs, Railings, and Ramps
        1. Creating Component Stairs
        2. Modifying Component Stairs
        3. Working with Railings
        4. Sketching Custom Stairs
        5. Creating Ramps
      13. Creating Construction Documents
        1. Setting Up Sheets
        2. Placing and Modifying Views on Sheets
        3. Printing Sheets
      14. Annotating Construction Documents
        1. Working with Dimensions
        2. Working With Text
        3. Adding Detail Lines and Symbols
        4. Creating Legends
      15. Adding Tags and Schedules
        1. Adding Tags
        2. Adding Rooms and Room Tags
        3. Working with Schedules
      16. Creating Details
        1. Setting Up Detail Views
        2. Adding Detail Components
        3. Annotating Details
        4. Keynoting and Keynote Legends

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This training prepares students for the following exam(s):

  • » Autodesk Revit Architecture Certified Professional : Autodesk Revit Architecture Certified Professional Exam

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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

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.
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.

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