Revit Structure 2011 - Essentials

Organisation profile

Paradigm provides specialist training in CAD and Building Information Modelling (BIM) applications. The company is an Autodesk Authorised Training Centre (ATC) and offers training courses in the full range of Autodesk software, including AutoCAD, Revit, Civil 3D, 3D Studio Max and others. Paradigm is also an  Authorised Certification Centre (ACC), where candicates may sit exams to obtain official Autodesk certification in the use of their  software at both Associate and Professional levels.

Training aim

To introduce the concepts of Building Information Modeling  for Structural Engineering, including parametric design, analysis, and documentation, using Revit Structure software.

Learning objectives

To learn the fundamental features of Autodesk Revit Structure, how to use the 3D parametric design tools for creating and analysing a project, and finish with construction documentation and design visualisation. Users will be able to complete their first Autodesk Revit Structure project after completing this course.

Course outline

The course covers the following major topics:

  • Building Information Modeling concepts,
  • Revit Structure Basics
  • Viewing the Structural Model
  • Starting a New Project
  • Creating Structural Columns and Walls
  • Creating Frames
  • Creating Floors and Roofs
  • Creating Foundations
  • Stairs and Ramps
  • Creating Plan Annotations and Schedules
  • Creating Detailing
  • Creating Construction Documentation

Trainer's profile

Gerard O’Sullivan B. Sc. (Arch Tech)

Ger O'Sullivan has almost 20 years experience in CAD technology for Architectural and Engineering applications both as a user and more recently as a Trainer/Consultant. Currently, he specialises in BIM applications using Revit software.

Course duration

3 days or equivalent

Assessment & certification

Upon successful completion of the course, attendees receive official Autodesk certification of attendance.

Who should attend

New Autodesk Revit Structure users or other Autodesk software users who want to learn the essential elements of Autodesk Revit Structure software.