Revit MEP (Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing) 2011 - Essentials

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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 candidates 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 Building Services  Engineering, including parametric design, analysis and documentation, using Revit MEP software.

Learning objectives

To learn the fundamental features of Autodesk Revit MEP, 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 MEP project after completing this course.

Course outline

The course will cover the following topics:

  • Building Information Modeling    
  • Revit MEP Basics    
  • Viewing the Model    
  • Starting a New Project    
  • Defining Volumes    
  • Building Performance Analysis
  • HVAC Systems    
  • Piping Systems    
  • Plumbing Systems    
  • Fire Protection Systems    
  • Electrical Systems    
  • Working with Architects and Engineers    
  • Detailing and Drafting    
  • Annotations and Schedules    
  • Construction Documentation    
  • The Family Editor (Optional)

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