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Navisworks Essentials Training Course Outline

Module 1: Get Started with Navisworks

  • Introduction to Navisworks
  • Features of Navisworks

Module 2: Navisworks File System

  • Navisworks Versions
  • Navisworks File Types
  • Opening Files Directly
  • Appending and Merging Models

Module 3: Navigating in a Model

  • Looking at the Navigation Bar
  • Walking Through Your Model
  • Rotating Your Model with the Orbit Tool
  • Looking Around Your Model
  • Using the Gravity Tool

Module 4: Working with Viewpoints

  • Saving Viewpoint
  • Choosing Render Style
  • Changing the Background
  • Slicing Your Model Using Sectioning
  • Getting Rid of Lines and Text

Module 5: Review Tab

  • Getting Measurements
  • Finding the Shortest Distance Between Objects
  • Adding Redlines

Module 6: Dealing with Objects

  • Selecting Objects
  • Overriding Colour, Transparency, and a Transform
  • Hiding and Revealing Objects
  • Moving, Rotating, and Scaling Items
  • Adding Links
  • Viewing Properties

Module 7: Sorting and Grouping

  • Selection Tree
  • Finding Items and Saving Selection as a Set
  • Using the Selection Inspector

Module 8: Clash Detection

  • Creating a Clash Test and Setting Rules
  • Selecting Objects to Clash and Adding Clearances
  • Analysing the Clash Test Results
  • Resolving and Reducing Clashes
  • Grouping and Assigning Clashes
  • Creating Report: Viewpoints and HTML

Module 9: TimeLiner

  • Configuring Appearances
  • Creating Tasks
  • Adding Selection Sets to a Task
  • Simulating Settings
  • Exporting the TimeLiner
  • Adding a Data Source
  • Creating a Simulation for the TimeLiner

Module 10: Quantification

  • Setting Up Workbook
  • Takeoff Methods

Module 11: Presenting, Animating, and Exporting

  • Animating Saved Viewpoints
  • Animating Objects
  • Creating a Script

Module 12: Rendering

  • Adding Lights
  • Adding Materials
  • Adjusting the Sun
  • Appearance Profiler

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Who should attend this Navisworks Essentials Course?

The Navisworks Essentials Training Course is designed for individuals seeking to enhance their skills in using Navisworks, a powerful software for 3D model review, clash detection, and project coordination. The following professionals can greatly benefit from attending this course:

  • Construction Project Managers
  • Architects
  • Designers
  • Structural Engineers
  • MEP Engineers
  • BIM Coordinators
  • Construction Planners
  • Quantity Surveyors

Prerequisites of the Navisworks Essentials Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this Navisworks Essentials Training Course. However, familiarity with Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Building Information Modelling (BIM) can be beneficial for the delegates.

Navisworks Essentials Training Course Overview

In today's world of advanced 3D design and modelling, Navisworks stands out as an essential tool for professionals in the architecture, engineering, and construction industries. This Navisworks Essentials Training Course introduces delegates to the fundamentals of Navisworks, highlighting its significance in the context of modern design and construction processes.

Understanding Navisworks is paramount for professionals in the AEC industry who seek efficient collaboration and project coordination. Architects, Engineers, and Construction Managers should aim to master this tool as it streamlines the integration of various design models and helps detect clashes and conflicts, saving both time and resources.

This 1-day Navisworks Essentials Training by The Knowledge Academy equips delegates with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in Navisworks. Delegates will learn to handle Navisworks file types, work seamlessly with Revit models, append and merge models, and efficiently navigate within 3D environments. By the end of the Navisworks Essentials Training, delegates will be proficient in creating clash tests, setting rules, and adding a timeline, enhancing their ability to manage complex projects.

Course Objectives

  • To understand Navisworks file types and their applications
  • To work with Revit models and export them to Navisworks
  • To append and merge 3D models for effective collaboration
  • To navigate within 3D models using tools like the orbit tool
  • To utilise viewpoints and the review tab for enhanced analysis
  • To create clash tests and set clash rules

On completion of this Navisworks Essentials Training, delegates will understand Navisworks all around, which can enable easier work on projects with 3D design models. They will be prepared with skills to properly identify and rectify conflicts, improve project coordination, and enhance successful implementation of construction projects, more specifically the AEC industry.

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What’s included in this Navisworks Essentials Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • Navisworks Essentials Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Our Colchester venue


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The town of Colchester is located in the county of Essex in the East of England. The town is around 50 miles away from London. The town of Colchester is claimed to be the oldest town in Britain. Colchester town has an approximate population of 122,000 residents and continues to rise each year, making it one of the fastest growing towns in Britain. The unemployment rate for Colchester currently stands at just under 2%. This is dramatically lower in comparison to the national average unemployment rate which currently stands at 7.6%. Colchester has 2 tertiary institutions; Colchester Sixth Form College and Colchester Institute. The Colchester Sixth Form College provides qualifications for over 3,100 students each year. The college has an extensive range of courses in many different departments including Art and Design, Business Studies and Economics, History, Media and Film Studies, Modern Languages, and Physics. Colchester has a number of secondary schools that are both selective and comprehensive including Colchester Royal Grammar School, Gilberd School, and Colchester Academy.

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Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's Navisworks Essentials Training in Colchester, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's Navisworks Essentials Training in Colchester. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led Navisworks Essentials Training in Colchester sessions.


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Navisworks Essentials Training in Colchester FAQs

Navisworks Essentials is a course that develops the delegates ability to use Autodesk Navisworks for 3D model review, coordination, and project management—with lots of practice in navigation, model integration, clash detection, and simulation.
There are no formal prerequisites for taking this course.
This Navisworks Essentials Training is for Mechanical Engineers and IT professionals who want to learn about Navisworks.
We can provide support via phone & email prior to attending, during and after the Navisworks Essentials Training.
In this Navisworks Course, delegates will have training with our experienced instructors, a digital delegate pack consisting of important notes related to this course, and a certificate after course completion.
Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which contains your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and payment receipts.
Navisworks is user-friendly with a learning curve, especially beneficial for construction professionals with some 3D modeling experience.
This Navisworks Training enhances skills in 3D model coordination, clash detection, and project review, boosting efficiency and collaboration.
For visualising and coordinating projects, such training develops competency skills while reducing errors and allowing easy maintenance and management of projects.
in Colchester, salaries for Navisworks professionals typically range from approximately £45,000 to £75,000 annually, depending on location and experience.
The Knowledge Academy stands out as a prestigious training provider known for its extensive course offerings, expert instructors, adaptable learning formats, and industry recognition. It's a dependable option for those seeking Navisworks Course.
The training fees for Navisworks Essentials Training certification in Colchester starts from £1295
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Navisworks Essentials Training.
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