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AutoCAD 3D Modelling training

Course Price

R4 500

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ONLINE Training course dates
14 – 16 Sep

Course Overview

AutoCAD 3D Drawing and Modeling introduces students who are proficient with the 2D commands in the AutoCAD® software to the concepts and methods of 3D modeling. The training guide provides a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of 3D and explores the main features of the advanced 3D Modeling workspace in the AutoCAD software. The major topics covered in the training guide are:
  • 3D viewing techniques
  • Creating sections, camera perspectives, and animations
  • Working with simple and composite solids
  • Creating complex solids and surfaces
  • Modifying objects in 3D space
  • Editing solids
  • Converting 3D objects
  • Setting up a rendering with materials and lights
  • Creating 2D drawings from 3D models
  • Working with the User Coordinate System

Course Prerequisites

Before taking this course, students need to have a good working skill level in the AutoCAD software. A minimum of 80 hours of work experience with the AutoCAD software is recommended.

Exams and Certifications

• Autodesk certified exams

Who should attend

This course is designed for new users of AutoCAD

Course Price

R 4 500 excl VAT

Course Duration

3 days

Skill Level

  • Intermediate

Industry Accreditations

The primary objective of this course is to teach users the commands necessary for professional drawing, design and drafting using AutoCAD / AutoCAD LT.
  • Why use 3D?
  • Introduction to the 3D modeling workspace
  • Basic 3D viewing tools
  • Introduction to the user coordinate system
  • Working with solid primitives
  • Solid primitive types
  • Working with composite solids
  • Working with mesh models
  • Complex 3D geometry
  • Extrude solids and surfaces
  • Swept solids and surfaces
  • Revolved solids and surfaces
  • Lofted solids and surfaces
  • NURBS surfaces
  • 3D Gizmo tools
  • Aligning objects in 3D space
  • 3D Modifying commands
  • Editing components of solids
  • Editing faces of solids
  • Fillets and chamfers on solids
  • Creating a shell
DAY 2 – Continue
  • Imprinting edges of solids
  • Slicing a solid along a plane
  • Interference checking
  • Converting objects to surfaces
  • Converting objects to solids
  • Working with sections
  • Working with cameras
  • Managing Views in 3D
  • Animating with ShowMotion
  • Creating ShowMotion shots
  • Creating animations
  • Creating visual styles
  • Working with materials
  • Specifying light sources
  • Rendering concepts
  • Creating multiple viewpoints
  • 2D Views from 3D solids
  • Creating technical drawings with flatshot
  • 3D Model import
  • Automatic model documentation
  • UCS Basics
  • UCS X-,Y-, and Z-Commands
  • UCS Multifunctional Grips
  • Saving a UCS by name