Autodesk Training

Revit Architecture Essentials 1

Course Schedule

Course Length: 3 days

View Dates


Attendees should have experience of using the Windows operating system.


This course covers the basics of Autodesk Revit Architecture. Users are introduced to the concepts of Building Information Modeling and the tools for parametric building design and documentation. Users begin with learning the fundamental features of Revit, and then progress through schematic design, construction documentation, and design visualisation.
Course Objectives 
To teach users the concepts of Building Information Modeling and introduce tools for parametric building design and documentation using Revit. Users will be able to complete their first Autodesk Revit Architecture project after completing this class.
Course Outline 
Module 00   Revit in a Nutshell
Module 01   Introducing Revit as a BIM tool
Module 02   UI Tour, Project Navigation and View Creation
Module 03   Element Selection and Manipulation
Module 04   Visibility Control and Categorisation
Module 05   Model Development Methodology
Module 06   Wall Creation and Manipulation
Module 07   Floors, Roofs and Ceilings
Module 08   Window, Door and Component Use
Module 09   System Family Editing
Module 10   Basic Schedules and Legends
Module 11   Geometry Formation and In-Place Families
Module 12   Massing Tools and the Building Maker
Module 13   Stairs Ramps and Railings
Module 14   Basic Curtain Walls
Module 15   Room Data and Colour-Fill
Module 16   2D Draughting and Annotation
Module 17   Sheet Compilation and Publication
Module 18   Basic Subdivision and Collaboration
Module 19   Introduction to the Principles of Family Editing 


The course duration is a guideline. Course topics and duration may be modified by the instructor based upon the knowledge and skill level of the course participants.

Training Enquiries

Interested in one of our training courses? One of our Advisors can answer any questions you may have. NB If you have recently received a training course quotation from one of our sales team and are following up on that - please contact that person directly rather than complete our enquiry form. Thank you for your co-operation.

Send Enquiry

Events & Seminars

We host a wide range of events throughout Scotland.

The training courses are held in our offices in Larbert & Aberdeen, but can be on-site at your own premises if preferred.

Full Events Calendar