Revit Architecture Fundamentals

CAD Bureau Southern Limited
Course summary
3 days
725 - 749 GBP excl. VAT
Full time
Professional Training
Next available date: October 2021 - East of England
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East of England
725 GBP
October 2021

725 GBP
October 2021

725 GBP
Revit Architecture Fundamentals

Course description

Revit Architecture Fundamentals

Revit Architecture Essentials is a 3 day hands-on practical course that will teach the student the concepts of Building Information Management (BIM) and to create full 3D architectural projects and documentation using parametric design. On completion of the course you will be able to able to create a 3D project from scratch through detailed stages of design, documentation, analysis, presentation and visualisation

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is for new users of Revit Architecture and Revit LT Architecture who wish to start using the program as soon as possible. Whilst not essential, it helps to have an understanding of Architectural terminology and practices. Ideally you should have an understanding of other Autodesk products such as AutoCAD. You should have a reasonable understanding of Microsoft Windows.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Everything we do is authorised by Autodesk—the writers of Revit Software. Included in the price of your course will be:-

  • An Autodesk Official Training Manual with practical exercises and supporting Revit files/examples
  • An e-certificate in pdf format direct from Autodesk confirming successful completion of an Accredited Revit Course.
  • The instructor is an Autodesk Certified Instructor (ACI) with many years experience

Training Course Content

Introduction to BIM & Revit Architecture

Building information Modelling

  • Building information Modelling (BIM)

Revit Architecture Basics

  • Overview of the interface Standard Terminology Starting Projects Viewing Commands

Basic Drawing & Editing Tools

  • General Drawing Tools Editing Elements Standard Modifying Tools

Design Development Stage

Datum Elements— Levels & Grids

  • Setting Up Levels Linking & Importing CAD Files Creating Structural Grids Adding Columns

Drawing & Modifying Walls

  • Drawing Walls Modifying Walls Helpful Editing Tools

Doors & Windows

  • Adding Doors & Windows Loading Door & Window Types from the Library Creating Additional Door & Window Sizes

Curtain Walls

  • Creating Curtain Walls Adding Curtain Grids Working with Curtain Wall Panels Attaching Mullions to Curtain Grids

Creating Views

  • Duplicating Views Adding Callout Views Setting The View Display Creating Elevations Creating Sections


  • Creating Floors Creating Shaft Openings Creating Sloped Floors


  • Adding Components Modifying Components

Reflected Ceiling Plans

  • Creating Ceilings Ceiling Soffits Adding Ceiling Fixtures


  • Creating Roofs Creating Roofs by Footprint Reference Planes and Workplanes Creating roofs by Extrusion Cleaning Up Wall & Roof Intersections

Vertical Circulation

  • Creating Assembled Stairs Modifying Assembled stairs Sketching Custom Stairs Creating Ramps Working With Railings

Construction Documents Phase

Construction Documents

  • Setting Up Sheets Placing & Modifying Views on Sheets Printing Sheets

Annotating Construction Documents

  • Working with Dimensions Working With Text Adding Detail Lines & Symbols

Tags & Schedules

  • Adding Tags Rooms & Room Tags Working With Schedules Creating Legends

Detailing in Autodesk Revit Architecture

  • Setting Up Detail Views Creating Details Annotating Details Keynoting & Keynote Legends Patterning

Course delivery details

  • Alternates between MEP/Architecture, but can be swapped, 2nd Wed-Fri
  • Sessions run from 9:15am to 4:30pm

Why choose CAD Bureau Southern Limited

Autodesk Authorised Training Centre with over 35 years CAD experience

All courses taught by an Autodesk Gold Certified Instructor

We have trained thousands of people with a consistent approval rating of over 95%

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About provider

Established in 1998, CAD Bureau Southern are an official Autodesk Training Centre (ATC), Academic Partner (AAP) and Learning Partner (ALP) providing numerous Autodesk Software courses for the complete beginner to advanced user. CAD Bureau Southern can offer courses not only...

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CAD Bureau Southern Limited

Suite 7, Colchester Business Centre
1 George Williams Way
CO1 2JS Colchester Essex

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Average rating 5

Based on 23 reviews.

David H.
Great course, carried out by a competent and extremely patient tutor. Thanks a lot Steve, I really enjoyed the experience.
Steven F.
Went out of the way to help me so this course. Quite intense, but very well run.
Vaughan A.
Fantastic course and extremely easy to follow. Steve is very patient, and very helpful. The environment was fantastic and makes it less intimidating learning all this new information. Overall no complaints and I am so happy with what I have learnt and achieved on this course. Great structure and instructor.
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