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Revit MEP 2015 Beginner to Advanced Training DVDs


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AutoDesk Revit MEP 2015 Beginner to Advanced Training DVDs

34 Hours of training

338 Video Tutorials

Instructor: Jason Boehning

Exercise Files Included
CADLearning® for Autodesk® Revit® MEP 2015 teaches the core concepts and MEP specific tools for Autodesk Revit MEP 2015. You will learn how to create MEP systems, analyze those systems and then document those systems. Video lessons cover Revit fundamentals and user interface, modeling essentials, design analysis, families and family creation, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, power and lighting, views and sheets, reports and schedules, worksharing and collaboration tools, and much more.

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Where and when

Starts Location
Distance Learning

What you'll learn on the course

Revit Fundamentals
Basic Modify and Reporting Tools
Modeling Essentials
MEP 2015

Course programme

Getting Started
Starting Revit
Starting Revit for the First Time
Opening a Project File
Identifying the User Interface Components
Managing User Interface Components
Understanding the Ribbon
Customizing the User Interface
Understanding the Quick Access Toolbar
Understanding the Options Bar
Understanding the Application Menu
Understanding the InfoCenter Toolbar
Using the Revit App Store
Understanding the Project Browser
Understanding the Properties Palette
Understanding the Type Selector
Understanding the Status Bar
Understanding the Drawing Area
Understanding the View Controls
Understanding the Navigation Bar
Understanding the ViewCube
Understanding the Steering Wheels
Understanding the Options Dialog
Managing File and Template Locations
Managing the Places List
Starting a New Project from Recent Files
Starting a New Project from the Application Menu
Understanding the Units and Snaps
Using the Mouse
Using the Keyboard
Customizing Keyboard Shortcuts
Managing Windows
Understanding Macros
Saving and Closing Files
Closing the Application

Revit Fundamentals
Understanding BIM
Understanding the Difference between BIM and CAD
Understanding Revit Concepts
Working with the Different Versions of Revit
Understanding Bidirectional Associativity
Recognizing Parametric Relationships
Understanding Families
Placing Model Elements
Placing View-Specific Elements
Working with Datum Elements
Placing Elements from the Project Browser
Loading Families and Using Type Catalogs
Finding Families Using Autodesk Seek
Editing Families within a Project

Basic Modify and Reporting Tools
Selecting Objects
Modifying Selection Settings
Saving Selection Sets
Copying and Moving Objects
Rotating Objects
Creating Linear Arrays
Creating Radial Arrays
Scaling Objects
Mirroring Objects
Using the Clipboard for Copy and Paste
Splitting Objects
Creating Elements Consistently with Match Type Properties and Create Similar
Aligning Objects
Trimming and Extending Objects
Offsetting Objects
Pinning Objects in Place
Deleting Objects
Measuring versus Dimensioning Objects
Understanding Element IDs
Understanding and Reviewing Warning Messages
Reporting and Displaying Coordinates

Modeling Essentials
Understanding Revit MEP Workflow
Linking an Architectural Model
Creating and Modifying Levels
Controlling Datum Visibility
Limiting Visibility of Datum Using Scope Boxes
Understanding Spaces
Placing Spaces
Placing Space Separators
Understanding HVAC Zones
Creating HVAC Zones
Setting and Showing the Active Work Plane
Creating Reference Planes
Modeling Accurately with Length and Angle Snap Increments
Working with Object Snaps
Using Visualization Aids When Working in 3D Views
Coordinating Between Mechanical and Electrical Disciplines

Design Analysis
Enabling the Sun Path Diagram
Creating a Solar Study
Controlling Construction Types
Understanding Building and Space Type Settings
Understanding Energy Settings
Performing an Energy Analysis with a Mass Model
Performing an Energy Analysis with Building Elements
Calculating Heating and Cooling Loads
Exporting to gbXML

HVAC Airside
Understanding HVAC Airside Workflow
Adding Mechanical Equipment
Placing Air Terminals
Placing Air Terminals on Ducts
Creating Duct Systems
Splitting Duct Systems
Understanding Duct Settings
Modeling Ductwork
Placing Duct Placeholders
Defining Duct Routing Preferences
Generating Duct Layouts
Sizing Ductwork
Adding Duct Accessories
Modifying Ductwork and Fittings
Adding Duct Insulation
Analyzing Duct Systems
Checking Duct Systems
Creating Duct Pressure Loss Reports
Understanding HVAC Airside Scheduling
Understanding HVAC Airside Tags

General Piping
Understanding Pipe Settings
Modeling Piping
Placing Pipe Placeholders
Defining Pipe Routing Preferences
Adding Pipe Accessories
Modifying Piping and Fittings
Adding Pipe Insulation
Creating Parallel Pipes
Modeling Sloped Pipe

HVAC Piping
Understanding HVAC Piping Workflow
Creating Piping Systems
Generating Pipe Layouts
Sizing Pipe
Analyzing Piping Systems
Checking Piping Systems
Creating Pipe Pressure Loss Reports
Understanding HVAC Piping Tags

Understanding Plumbing Workflow
Adding Plumbing Fixtures
Using Copy and Monitor for Plumbing Fixtures
Placing Pipe Connectors
Creating Plumbing Piping Systems
Splitting Piping Systems
Creating Piping System Types
Working with Piping Components
Laying Out Plumbing Systems
Creating Risers and Underfloor Views
Understanding Plumbing Scheduling
Understanding Plumbing Tags

Understanding Electrical Settings
Specifying Demand Factors and Load Classifications
Understanding Cable Tray and Conduit Settings
Modeling Cable Trays
Modeling Conduit
Creating Parallel Conduits
Adding Electrical Devices
Creating Low Voltage Systems

Understanding Power Workflow
Adding Electrical Equipment
Placing Electrical Fixtures
Creating Circuits
Understanding Wiring Settings
Wiring Circuits
Connecting Mechanical Equipment and Other Power Loads
Checking Circuits
Creating Panel Schedules
Creating a Panel Schedule Template

Understanding Lighting Workflow
Understanding Lighting Fixtures and Photometric Data
Placing Lighting Fixtures
Using Copy and Monitor for Lighting Fixtures
Adding Lighting Switches
Creating a Switch System
Powering Lighting Systems
Analyzing Lighting Systems
Rendering Views to Analyze Lighting
Managing Lighting with Groups
Understanding Lighting Scheduling
Understanding Lighting Tags

Schedules and Tags
Understanding Parameters
Creating Project Parameters
Creating Shared Parameters
Understanding Schedules and Tags
Placing Element Tags
Placing Space and Room Tags
Creating a Schedule and Specifying Fields
Modifying Schedules with Filters
Modifying Schedules with Sorting and Grouping
Modifying the Formatting of Schedule Titles and Headers
Modifying Schedule Formatting
Modifying the Schedule Appearance
Creating Schedule View Templates
Placing Schedules on a Sheet
Enhancing Component Schedules with Images
Adding Images to System Family Schedules
Working with Space and Room Schedules
Working with Key Schedules
Working with Calculated Values and Conditional Formatting in Schedules
Creating and Managing a View List
Importing and Exporting Schedule Views

Working with Text Annotations
Using Keyboard Controls to Add Symbols to Text
Checking Spelling in a View
Finding and Replacing Text
Modifying Text Type Properties
Specifying Keynoting Settings
Creating Keynotes
Modifying Keynotes and Keynote Settings
Creating a Keynote Legend
Working with Symbols and Note Blocks
Working with Legends
Managing Arrowheads

View Graphics

Working with Visual Styles
Understanding Scale and Detail Level
Understanding Plan View Range
Understanding View Discipline
Understanding View Templates
Creating View Templates
Applying and Assigning View Templates
Creating View Types
Understanding Object Styles
Understanding Visibility and Graphic Overrides
Creating Element and Category Overrides in a View
Creating Filter Overrides
Using Temporary Hide or Isolate and Viewing Hidden Elements
Using Temporary View Properties
Understanding Crop Regions
Creating a Non-Rectangular Crop Region
Understanding Annotation Crop Regions

Views and Sheets

Creating Plan Views and Reflected Ceiling Plan Views
Creating a Plan Region
Creating Section Views
Segmenting Section Views
Creating Callout Views
Sketching a Callout View
Creating Drafting Views
Creating a Reference View
Duplicating Views
Creating Matchlines and View References
Creating Additional View References
Creating and Using Sheets
Working with Viewports on Sheets
Aligning Views on Sheets with a Guide Grid
Using a Sheet List and Placeholder Sheets
Creating Custom Titleblocks
Creating a Key Plan
Managing Sheet Issues and Revisions
Creating Revision Clouds and Tags
Adding a Revision Schedule to a Titleblock
Creating Supplemental Drawings

Printing and Publishing
Understanding Printing and Publishing
Printing and Managing Print Settings
Printing to PDF
Publishing Files to Buzzsaw

Managing Your Projects
Managing Project Information
Understanding How the Location and Site Relate
Specifying a Project Location and Weather
Understanding Coordinate Systems
Working with Coordinate Systems
Relocating a Project
Rotating True North and Project North
Mirroring a Project
Managing Project Browser View Organization
Using Parameters and Filters for Browser Organization
Managing Project Browser Sheet Organization
Understanding Project Template Files
Transferring Project Standards
Deleting Unused Items from a Project
Setting the Starting View

Managing Settings
Understanding Model and Drafting Patterns
Managing Fill Patterns
Managing Materials and Material Libraries
Managing Material Properties and Material Assets
Managing Line Styles
Managing Line Weights
Managing Line Patterns
Managing Halftone and Underlay Settings
Assigning Assembly Code Files

Introducing Worksharing Concepts
Understanding Worksharing Terminology
Enabling Worksharing in a Project File
Creating the Central Model
Creating a Local Model
Creating Worksets
Understanding Workset Visibility
Understanding How Central and Local Files Communicate
Closing a Workshared Project
Understanding Editing Requests
Understanding the Active Workset
Understanding Worksharing Display Modes
Specifying Open Worksets
Managing Worksets in Linked Revit Files
Working Offline and Editing at Risk
Viewing the Workshared Project History
Rolling Back Workshared Projects
Detaching a File from Central

Linking Revit Models
Managing Linked Revit Models
Understanding Sites
Linking Revit Models by Shared Coordinates
Controlling the Coordinates in Linked Revit Models
Controlling the Display of Elements in a Linked Model
Scheduling Elements from a Linked Model
Tagging Elements in a Linked Model
Monitoring and Coordinating Changes within a Single Project
Using Copy and Monitor in a Single Project
Using Copy and Monitor with Linked Projects
Performing a Coordination Review with Linked Models
Checking For Interferences

Family Creation

Understanding Loadable Families
Introducing Family Creation
Understanding the Family Editor
Working with Tag Families
Creating a Custom View Tag
Creating a Custom View Title
Working with Component Families
Introducing Form Creation
Creating Solid Extrusions and Blends
Creating Solid Revolves
Creating Solid Sweeps and Swept Blends
Creating Void Forms
Creating Reference Planes and Reference Lines
Creating Dimension and Parameter Constraints
Creating Family Geometry
Understanding Family Geometry Display Settings
Adding Connectors to Families
Creating Family Types
Working with Families in a Project
Creating and Grouping Family Parameters
Creating Shared Parameters
Creating Parameter Formulas
Creating a Type Catalog

Importing and Managing Image Files
Linking and Importing CAD Files
Managing Linked CAD Files
Controlling the Coordinates of a Linked CAD File
Managing Imported CAD Files
Controlling Line Weights in Imported CAD Files
Working with Point Clouds
Working with IFC
Exporting to 2D CAD Formats
Exporting to 3D CAD
Exporting Views to Image Files
Exporting to IFC