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Course Details & Registration Information

Course
Autodesk Revit MEP Basics
Name
DFT-3100Y2
Available Classes
    Section Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Price Seats Available/Total Seats
234746 Face-to-Face Online Instruction 09/08/2020 10/15/2020 F. Josey $125.00 19/20
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Individuals who want to learn Autodesk Revit MEP
Description
Autodesk Revit MEP is a building information modeling-based (BIM) software used by professionals across many industries. This course – for mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineers – introduces participants to the program's user interface and focuses on the HVAC, electrical, piping, and plumbing components that make Revit a powerful engineering modeling tool. Participants explore three-dimensional drawing, coordinate system, viewing sheet setup and plotting. Upon completion, students should be able to prepare MEP 2D and 3D drawings and model an illustrated project.
Course Objectives
  1. Recognize key terminology and concepts of Autodesk Revit
  2. Model and edit 2D and 3D plans
  3. Demonstrate basic ability to create 3D Parametric models of MEP systems using Autodesk Revit
Outline of Instruction
  1. Introduction to BIM and Autodesk Revit
  2. Basic Systems, Sketching and Modify Tools
  3. 2D Drafting
  4. Creating Sets
  5. Modeling Electrical plans
  6. Modeling Plumbing plans
  7. Modeling Mechanical plans
  8. Modeling HVAC plans
  9. Annotating Construction Documents
  10. Create a Family
Contact Hours
36
CEU's
3.6
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
No
CE to CU Articulation
No
Prerequisites
Prior to course enrollment, individuals should have a basic understanding of computer operations, familiarity with drafting concepts concerning MEP systems, and some experience in CAD design.
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of at least 80% of course material taught.
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Individuals who want to learn Autodesk Revit MEP
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, MEP CAD Drafter, Piping Designer, Electrical Designer, Mechanical Designer, BIM Coordinator, BIM Consultant, Design Technician, Engineering Manager, Power Systems Design Engineer
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • MEP CAD Drafter
  • Piping Designer
  • Electrical Designer
  • Mechanical Designer
  • BIM Coordinator
  • BIM Consultant
  • Design Technician
  • Engineering Manager
  • Power Systems Design Engineer
Related Courses
  • AutoCAD Fundamentals - SEF-3001JH2
Course Contact Information
Jennifer Simmons-Bage
919-532-5915