▶︎ Format: trainer-led online course
▶︎ Level: advanced
▶︎ Duration: 9 hours (2 weeks)
▶︎ Language: English
▶︎ Certification Points: 25 points ★
Strengthen your modeling skills in Archicad and learn how to model Superstructures and foundations. You'll gain an in-depth understanding of how Archicad works in terms of modeling different construction elements, and how to create complex profiles of concrete and steel sections.
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By the end of the course, you will:
- Work with construction modeling tools and functions confidently
- Adjust the settings of most Archicad modeling tools to your needs
- Modify and edit model elements using various tools
- Model diverse types of elements with complex profiles
This course is for structural engineers who would like to learn how to handle structural models in Archicad and work with a model provided by the Architect to prepare the structure for analysis.
The course consists of live, trainer-led online sessions - each 3 hour-long with breaks plus the time needed for completing the homework/quizzes.
Online Delivery Information
The online course will last for 2+2 weeks and it will include 3 live trainer-led sessions delivered on the Microsoft Teams platform. The live sessions will be recorded and will be available to watch on demand until 12 weeks after the conclusion of the last live meeting. Each live session is 3 hour long with breaks where the trainer will demonstrate various Archicad techniques, methods and workflows and answers your questions in the Q&A sessions. Participating in the live session is NOT mandatory however highly recommended to get the best training experience.
Quizzes and Tests
At the end of the live sessions, there will be theoretical quizzes and practical Archicad tests that can be completed until 2 weeks after the last live session of each course. After completing the quizzes and the practical tests with a minimum score of 60% and filling out the satisfaction survey, you will be awarded points towards the Archicad BIM Author Certification.
The exercise file in this course have been created using the International language version of Archicad 25 which means that the work environment and some of the content may be different if you are using a different language version. To be able to follow along with the trainer, please make sure to download Archicad 25!
Creating the Superstructure
|Thursday, Mar. 30, 14:00 CEST (Budapest)
|3 hours with breaks
Creating the Substructure
|Tuesday, Apr. 4, 14:00 CEST (Budapest)
|3 hours with breaks
Structural Models in Archicad
|Thursday, Apr. 6, 14:00 CEST (Budapest)
|3 hours with breaks
We recommend you to complete the following courses in order to be able to actively follow the trainer's presentation and demonstrations in Archicad:
- Structural Engineers - Getting Started with Archicad
- Structural Engineers - Start Modeling with Archicad
- Getting Started with Integrated Structural Design in Archicad
Access Time Frame
You can access the course materials for an extra 12 weeks, counting from the conclusion of the last live meeting of the course. Within this time, you can access the course's assessments, download the exercise files and handouts or watch the recordings of the live meetings. After this, you will be deactivated from the course and will not be able to access any course materials.
Completing the course material, including the quizzes and assignments with a minimum score of 60% achievement and filling out the satisfaction survey, will award you points towards achieving the Archicad BIM Author Certification and a Certificate of Attendance in issues automatically in PDF format.
Professional Services Consultant, Customer Success, Graphisoft
Moaaz joined Graphisoft in 2021 as a Professional Services Consultant, mainly focusing on the structural design aspect of the integrated design process. He is graduated from Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt as a structural engineer. He has 5 Years of Experience in the field of structural design working in multi-disciplinary consultant offices. During this time, he has acquired an interest in BIM and the process of coordinating with other disciplines. Working for Graphisoft, he is closer to the development of the Integrated Design Solution where he can provide his insights from a structural aspect. He develops training materials and workflow guides for the specialists working in the AEC industry.
BIM Author Program
This course is part of Graphisoft's BIM Author Program that offers foundation and advanced level courses and learning paths that help you become a confident Archicad user and a Certified Archicad BIM Author. Learn more about the BIM Author Program here!
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Here is the course outline:
Get familiar with the course outline and the agenda. Download the exercise files and the handout documents to be able to follow the course along with the trainer.
Live Meetings and Recordings
Join the online, live session and watch the recording if you cannot attend live.
Please complete the course quizzes as they are opening up after each live session.
Thank you for completing this training! Please fill out the anonymous satisfaction survey so we can continue improving our training materials!
The following certificates are awarded when the course is completed: