HOME
 

AutoCAD - 3D Skills

SquareOne Training
Course summary
2 days
Professional Training
Next available date: Enquire for more information - Liverpool
Course Dates
Liverpool
Enquire for more information 
London
Enquire for more information 
Manchester
Enquire for more information 

Course description

AutoCAD - 3D Skills

After completing this course you will be able to: 

  • Control 3D display
  • Define 3D coordinate systems
  • Create and edit 3D surfaces 
  • Build and modify 3D solid models
  • Check your model’s integrity

Suitability - Who should attend?

Who should attend?

Experienced users of AutoCAD who wish to use AutoCAD for 3D design work.

Training Course Content

Basic 3D Concepts

  • Types of 3D models
  • Basic viewing in 3D, rotating the view
  • Change the display of your model by changing the visual style (i.e., wireframe, realistic, conceptual)
  • Setting the viewport display

Creating Solid Primitives

  • Extrude, revolve, sweep and loft a 2D shape to create a 3D model
  • How to decide on the best method for creating your model
  • Quickly create multi-sided models by pressing or pulling a bounded area, 2D curves and 3D curves

Creating Composite Solids

  • Create accurate and detailed solid models by joining, subtracting and intersecting basic shapes

Working in 3D Space

  • How to change the co-ordinate system
  • Control the UCS icon display
  • Use dynamic feedback
  • Work with 3D object snaps

Adding Detail

  • Round and bevel the edges of your model
  • Slice material away from your model
  • Split a model into two separate models

Converting Objects

  • Convert 2D geometry to 3D surfaces and solids
  • Thicken a surface to create a model

3D Editing Skills

  • Use your model’s history to make editing easier
  • Quickly modify 3D solids in diverse ways using 3D grips
  • Understand the options and workflow for extruding a model face
  • 2D commands that are very different in 3D: move, offset, delete, rotate, align, mirror, array
  • How to shell a solid model

Working with Point Clouds

  • Bring scanned 3D images into your model with AutoCAD’s point cloud tools, adjust point cloud density and colour intensity
  • Use Autodesk Recap – the new tool for cleaning, organising and visualising your laser scan datasets and digital photographs

Getting 2D Information from your Model

  • Create and manipulate section planes to view the information you want in 2D or 3D
  • Generate 2D cross sections based on the planes you define

Checking Your Model

  • Use Shape Manager to validate your model
  • View the mass property data of your model
  • Save time doing calculations by using your model information

Why choose SquareOne Training

25 years' experience of delivering quality IT Training Services

All trainers Certified Microsoft Office Trainer (MOS) or higher

Public and in-house training throughout the UK

Expenses

For information on pricing for this open/scheduled course, please give us a call on 0151 650 6907.

This course can also be delivered in-house and tailored to meet the particular requirements of your organisation. 

About provider

SquareOne Training - In-house IT & Computer Training

SquareOne Training

SquareOne Training is an internationally renowned IT Training company who create inspiring, motivational and cost effective training services which bring about tangible improvements in productivity. They specialise in providing classroom courses, Microsoft upgrade training, IT consultancy and large-scale rollout support...


Read more and show all courses with this provider

Request info

Fill out your details to find out more about AutoCAD - 3D Skills.

  Contact the provider

  Get more information

  Register your interest

Contact info

SquareOne Training

2 Tower Road
CH41 1FN Birkenhead

 Show phone number
www.squareonetraining.com


Request information

Find out more about this AutoCAD - 3D Skills course - simply fill out your details:

U.K. L&D Report: 2018 - Benchmark Your Workplace Learning Strategy

Are you curious about the L&D strategies of some of the U.K.'s top companies?

Find out what they're up to in findcourses.co.uk's second annual U.K. L&D Report!

uk-ld-report-2019

Learn more

Find a course for you!

  Read the course
 summary on this page

 Fill in your details and Request information

 Receive all the info you need

Case Study
SquareOne Deliver IT Rollout Pro...

Read about SquareOne's global projects in New Hardware and Software Refresh and Microsoft Lync/Skype Rollout.

Read more
Excel Templates For Mexichem
SquareOne Training

At SquareOne Training we take pride in designing Spreadsheets for our customers, so we were delighted to be asked to design a solution to track staff courses and KPI alerts. This spreadsheet was implemented in 2018, but completely changed the way the company worked and made the data not only accurate but trackable.

Read more
Find more courses here