Solidworks 2012 Video Tutorial Course Bundle

CareerVision Training

£ 118 - (Rs 10,167)
VAT incl.

Important information

  • Training
  • Beginner
  • Distance learning
  • Duration:
  • When:
  • Delivery of study materials

• Format: DVD-ROM
• Duration: 18.5 Hours (189 lessons)
• Instructor: Matt Lombard
• Platform: Windows PC or Mac


This bundle includes:
Learning Solidworks 2012 - 10 hrs / 106 Lessons
Solidworks 2012 Advanced - 8.5 hrs / 83 Lessons

Take your skills to the next level. This SolidWorks 2012 Training Bundle is the ultimate in comprehensive instruction for the discerning professional.

These training classes use broadcast quality audio and video to deliver concise and informative training right to your desktop. The course is presented via an intuitive, easy-to-use interface, allowing you to learn at your own pace.

These SolidWorks 2012 Training Bundle Tutorials break even the most complex subjects down into easy to follow segments, following along is simple.

Important information

Requirements: This is a DVD Video Tutorial Course which is shipped to you. Work through the video tutorials at your own pace. If you have the software you can practice along with the instructor using the same exercise files as the instructor which are included on the DVD. The narrated training videos demonstrate the key tools and professional techniques helping you to work faster and smarter. All the concepts of each application are explained clearly and precisely. The DVD works on PC and Mac. You can jump to and from lessons and work at your own pace.


Where and when

Starts Location
Distance Learning

What you'll learn on the course

File Management
Solidworks 2012
Editing Tools

Course programme

Learning Solidworks 2012


First Time You Run SolidWorks

Using Help Resources

SolidWorks Default Interface

Customizing The Interface - Lesson 1

Customizing The Interface - Lesson 2

Customizing The Interface - Lesson 3

Customizing Keyboard Shortcuts

Customizing Mouse Gestures

Customizing The Options Tab

Templates And File Types


Introducing Sketch Elements - Lesson 1

Introducing Sketch Elements - Lesson 2

Introducing Sketch Elements - Lesson 3

Introducing Sketch Elements - Lesson 4

Introducing Sketch Elements - Lesson 5

Automatic Sketch Relations And Cursor Feedback

Introducing Dimensions

Where To Start - Lesson 1

Where To Start - Lesson 2

Creating Your First Part - Alternator Cover - Lesson 1

Creating Your First Part - Alternator Cover - Lesson 2

Using DWG-DXF Data

Modeling A Bracket

Identifying Features

Base Plate And Bosses

Creating Ribs And Draft

Holes And Fillets

Fillets - Lesson

Fillets - Lesson


Symmetry In Sketches

Mirror Features, Bodies, And Parts-Fixed

Simple Configurations

Table Driven Configurations

Custom Properties

Tags, Comments And Design Binder

Modeling A Plastic Housing

Plastic Features Intro


Shell - Lesson 1

Shell - Lesson 2


Mounting Boss

Circular Pattern

Screw Boss

Lip And Groove

Reference Geometry

Snap Hook

Snap Hook Groove


Modeling A Sheet Metal Enclosure

Intro To Sheet Metal

Flanges And Tabs - Lesson 1

Flanges And Tabs - Lesson 2

Hems, Jogs And Curved Flanges

Placing Forming Tools

Creating Forming Tools And Using Library Features

Insert Bends

Lofted Bends

Reliefs And Corner Treatments

Simple Sweeps And Lofts

3D Sketch

Sweeping A Pipe

Sweeping A Wire

Sweep With Guide Curves

Loft And Boundary

Selection Methods

Helical Features

More Helical Sweeps

Part Drawings

Introduction To Drawings

Drawing Templates

Sheet Formats

Creating A New Drawing

Creating Views

Creating Special Views

Placing Dimensions

Placing Annotations


Editing Techniques

Editing - Lesson 1

Editing - Lesson 2

Editing And Parent-Child

Rollback, Freeze, And Suppress

Building Assemblies

Introducing Assemblies

Assembly Templates And Starting A New Assembly

Mates And Copying Parts

Replacing And Inserting Parts

Smart Mates And Mate Editing

Editing A Part In Assembly

Mating A Spring

Subassemblies And In-Context Editing

Motion And Animation

Using Loft On Motorcycle Fork Parts

Creating Handlebars Using In-Context Modeling

Sketch Picture, 3D Sketch, And Curves

Creating A Chain With Multi-Bodies

More With Multi-Bodies

Visualization Techniques

Introduction To Visualization

Display Styles And Scenes

Section Views And Viewports

Display Manager And Display Pane

Scenes, Lights And Cameras

Assembly Drawings

Bill Of Materials And Ballooning

Exploded View

Multisheet Drawings And Formats

Printing And E-Drawings

Data Transfer

Best Practices

Settings Used In Lessons

Best Practice For Sketching And Features

Best Practice For Assemblies

SolidWorks On The Web

Solidworks 2012 Advanced

Advanced Multibody
Multiple Bodies
Body Folders And Display Properties
Feature Scope And Combine
Using The Split Feature
Patterning And Positioning Bodies
Boolean Operations - Combine Feature
Advantages And Limitations Of Multibody Parts

Surfacing Primer
Why You Need Surfaces
Making A Solid From A Surface
Starting The Helmet With A Boundary Surface
Trimming With Sketches And Renaming Features
Four Sided Boundaries And Degenerate Points
Ruled Surfaces And Mutual Trim
Creating The Jaw Vents
Extrude Surface Special Function
Adding Ridges
Mirroring And More Ruled Surfaces

Complex Shapes And Surfacing
Interpolated Geometry
Evaluating And Controlling Splines
Creating Smooth Splines
Creating A Flat Wire From A 3D Sketch
Creating Hoses And Spark Plug Wires
3D Splines In The Helmet
Projected Curves
XYZ And Reference Point Curves
Equation, Intersection, And Face Curves

Working With Solids And Surfaces
Working Between Solids And Surfaces
Cut With Surface And Replace Face
Using Fill To Replace A Face
Using Freeform
Delete Face And Delete Hole

Advanced Solid Features
Creating An Indent Feature
Using The Wrap Feature
Dome And Shape
Arc-Spline Fillets And Full Round
Face Fillets
Setback Fillet
FilletXpert And Selection Methods

Master Model Techniques
2D And 3D Layouts
Splitting Bodies Into An Assembly
Save Bodies
Insert Part
Insert Into New Part And Summary
File Management For Split Bodies

Advanced Mates
Symmetry And Width Mates
Cam And Path Mates - Part 1
Cam And Path Mates - Part 2
Gear Mate
Rack & Pinion And Linear Coupler Mates
Hinge And Screw Mates
Universal Joint Mate
Multi-Mate Mode And Mate Settings
Mate References
Lock, Fix, And In-Place Mates
Assembling The Engine - Crankshaft
Assembling The Engine -Pistons
Assembling The Engine - Valve Train

Assembly Tools
Placing Parts Without Mates
AssemblyXpert And SolidWorks RX
Defeature For Parts And Assemblies
Advanced Selection Techniques
Motion And Animation

File Management
Changing File Names
Replacing Parts And Mate Entities
Copying An Assembly
Pack And Go
Virtual Components

Top-Down Design
In-Context Or Top Down Modelling
Layout Sketches
External References Summary
Lock, Break And Remove External References

Advanced Assemblies
Copy With Mates
Assembly Features
Component Patterns
Assembly Configurations
Display States
Large Assembly Mode
Resolved, Hidden, Lightweight And Suppressed
Systems Options Overview