Course Outline: This two-day course is aimed at landscape professionals who wish to begin using Building Information Modelling (BIM) for landscape design.


Entry Requirement: We recommend that you have an underlying knowledge of architectural design, drafting or engineering practices, as well as a working understanding of Microsoft Windows. Experience of CAD packages is advantageous but not essential.


Key Learning Outcomes:


Module 01 Introducing Revit as a BIM tool

Module 02 UI, project navigation and view creation

Module 03 Element selection and manipulation

Module 04 Visibility control and categorisation

Module 05 Model development methodology

Module 06 System Family Editing

Module 07 Shared coordinates and linking and importing files

Module 08 Surface creation and manipulation

Module 09 Stairs, ramps and railings

Module 10 Geometry formation and inplace families

Module 11 Creating and manipulating kerbs

Module 12 Loading components and families

Module 13 Introduction to family editing

Module 14 Data input (parameters)

Module 15 Schedules and legends

Module 16 2D draughting and annotation

Module 17 3D views and rendering

Module 18 Sheet compilation and publication

Module 19 Exporting from Revit

Module 20 Keyscape Demonstration (Optional)