Revit Structure Certified Professional

The Revit Structure Certified Professional course is a comprehensive course designed to prepare you for a career in the structural engineering field, in addition to the Revit Certified User Certification Exam. This Revit course covers Revit fundamentals, structural specifics, and professional workflows used in structural engineering offices. You will also learn more advanced methods to document a project, such as scheduling building components, creating 2D and 3D components, refining graphics,...

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6 Months / 140 Course Hrs
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Course code: GES3095

What you will learn

  • Discover how information is interrelated throughout the Revit (BIM) model
  • Design 3D building models that simultaneously document the project in schedules and in 2D construction documents
  • Learn more advanced methods to document a project, such as scheduling building components, using the family editor to create 2D and 3D components, refining graphics, and creating an abbreviated set of construction documents
  • Develop an accurate structural model of a real-world, four-story commercial project to learn about structural BIM modeling and to effectively integrate an interactive project with other disciplines
  • Continue the structural project started in BIM 341 and update the Revit Structure model, add annotations, set up detail sheets, create framing elevations and complete a set of structural construction documents
  • Use Navisworks to integrate Revit, 3D AutoCAD and compatible programs into a 3D model to create clash detection between architectural, structural, MEP and fire-suppression systems

How you will benefit

  • Prepare for a range of job opportunities in the structural engineering industry
  • Grow a solid foundation in both the technical and practical aspects of this field
  • Obtain hands-on, project-based learning, giving you valuable experience and practical skills applicable in your future career
  • Gain proficiency in Revit and professional workflows used in structural engineering offices
  • Become more competitive in the job market and advance your career
  • Prepare to work with Building Information Modeling (BIM) software
  • Enhance your ability to work effectively with Revit and other BIM software to become more valuable to potential employers

How the course is taught

  • Self-paced, online course
  • 6 Months to complete
  • Open enrollment, begin anytime
  • 140 course hours
  1. Introduction to Revit
    1. User Interface & Basics
    2. The Habitat House
    3. The Office Building
    4. Floor, Ceiling, and Roof
    5. Groups and Fixtures
    6. Graphics, Elevations, and Sheets
  2. Intermediate Revit
    1. Design Options
    2. Working with Families
    3. Tagging and Schedules
    4. Building Area
    5. Advanced Walls
    6. Detailing
  3. Revit Structure I
    1. Foundation Walls and Basement Columns
    2. Beams and Slabs
    3. Columns and Framing
    4. Roof Framing
  4. Revit Structure II
    1. Framing
    2. Drawing Dimensions and Tagging Elements
    3. Assembling the Detail Sheets
    4. Sheets, Plans, and Schedules
  5. Introduction to Navisworks
    1. Interface & Tools
    2. Exporting & Importing
    3. Animator & Scripter
    4. Rendering
    5. TimeLiner
    6. Clash Detective

This course is designed to be self-paced and does not involve any live classes. Instead, students will have access to various self-learning resources, including video materials, practice projects, e-books, and other materials available within the course modules. Although there is no direct interaction with an instructor, students can seek help from an industry expert by submitting questions via email.

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to complete this course.

Certification Requirements:

Recommended Experience Levels:

  • Actual hands-on experience is a critical component in preparing for the exam. You must spend time using the product and applying the skills you have learned.

Requirements:

Hardware Requirements:

  • This course must be taken on a PC. Macs and Chromebooks are not compatible.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 7 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox is preferred. Microsoft Edge is also compatible.
  • Revit software is provided for the duration of the course upon enrollment.
  • Microsoft Word Online
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other:

  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Instructional Material Requirements:

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.

The average structural engineer salary is $91,498, according to Indeed.

Yes, you will be prepared to sit for the Autodesk Certified Professional (ACP) in Revit for Structural Design Exam. The voucher for the exam is not included.

This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course whenever you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.

After you register, you will receive 6 months to complete the course. The time allotted for completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours.

The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact the student advising team to see what options you may have available to work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.

Our courses are designed to accommodate various learning preferences. Depending on the course structure, you may get different forms of support. Self-paced courses are designed to be user-friendly and independent, minimizing the need for external support. In courses with instructors, our direct platform support feature includes opportunities for questions, discussions, and remediation, with email and phone support available for select courses. Our student advising team is available to guide you on program requirements and administrative requests, but they do not provide assistance with course content. Our goal is to provide you with the necessary support for success, whether it's through self-paced exploration, direct communication, or guidance from our advising team.

Upon successfully passing the final exam, you will be awarded a certificate of completion from the school or organization that you registered through.

ed2go courses will help you gain the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. However, you should always research the job market in your area before enrolling.

ed2go courses are non-credit, so they do not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA, and Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards may provide funding to take our courses. Additionally, you may qualify for financial assistance if you meet certain requirements. Learn more about financial assistance.

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