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GALWAY: Revit MEP Essentials

  • Date(s)
    Monday, 16th to Wednesday, 18th July 2018
  • Time(s)
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Venue
    Diatec, Slieveaun, Clarinbridge, Galway, Co. Galway, Ireland
  • Fee

    Members: €523
    Non-Members: €550

    NOTE: You can only book online using credit or debit card details.  If your preferred method of payment is by invoice / purchase order / bank transfer / other, please contact the CPD Training Team on 01-6651305, or email to secure a place.

  • CPD Credit
    7 hours   C2

Learning objectives

The primary objective of this course is to teach delegates the concepts of building information modelling and introduce the tools for parametric engineering design and documentation using Revit MEP


This course covers the basics of building information modelling and the tools for parametric MEP systems design and documentation. Delegates will learn the fundamental features of Revit MEP, and then progress through schematic design, system analysis and construction documentation before finishing with design visualisation.


  • Building Information Modelling

Revit MEP Basics

  • Exploring the User Interface
  • Working with Revit Elements and Families

Viewing the Model

  • Exploring Views
  • Controlling Object Visibility
  • Working with Section and Elevation Views
  • Working with 3D Views Starting a New Project

Starting a New Project

  • Setting Up a Project
  • Setting Up View Templates
  • Defining Discipline Settings
  • Importing Typical DWG™ Details
  • Linking a Revit Model
  • Coordinating Linked Projects


Defining Volumes

  • Representing Volumes
  • Creating Zones
  • Building Performance Analysis

Heating and Cooling Load Calculations

  • Defining Heat and Cooling Information
  • Calculating Heating and Cooling Loads

HVAC Systems

  • Creating an HVAC System
  • Generating Layouts Piping Systems
  • Creating System 

Piping Plumbing Systems

  • Creating Plumbing Systems

Fire Protection Systems

  • Creating Fire Protection Systems
Electrical Systems
  • Creating Electrical Circuits
  • Generating Wires


Working with Architects and Engineers

  • Running an Interference Check
  • Multiple Disciplines and Linked Files 

Detailing and Drafting

  • Creating Callout Views
  • Working with Detail Views
  • Working with Drafting Views

Annotations and Schedules

  • Adding Tabs
  • Adding Dimensions, Symbols, and Text
  • Creating Legends
  • Working with Schedules 

Construction Documentation

  • Creating Sheets and Title Blocks
  • Printing Sheets

Who should attend

This course is designed for new users of Revit MEP.


No previous CAD experience is necessary. However, it is recommended that students have a working knowledge of the following: MEP engineering principles & Windows 7, 8.x or 10.


Make a Booking

16 July 2018


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Confirmation is subject to event fee being finalised. Cancellation fees calculated at 50% of the estimated total bill will be charge for confirmed bookings cancelled less than 5 working days prior to the date of the planned event. A replacement person can attend instead. Cancellations made the day prior to an event will be charged 75% of the total estimated bill. No-shows will be charged the full fee. All cancellations must be confirmed in writing by email. Engineers Ireland will not be liable for any costs in the event of a course being re-scheduled.  This applies, but is not limited, to any travelling, subsistence or consequential expenses incurred by delegates.