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Model Authoring Bundle - September 2022


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▶︎ Bundle of courses
▶︎ Format: self-paced and trainer-led online courses
▶︎ Level: foundation & advanced
▶︎ Language: English

Kickstart your BIM journey with the Model Authoring bundle. Learn how to model, document, and visualize your design in Archicad. This bundle includes everything you need to know to become a Graphisoft Certified BIM Author.

Use the 'FORWARD' coupon code for 20% discount if you are a Forward/SSA client!

What is the Model Authoring Bundle?

The Model Authoring Bundle includes everything you need, to become a productive BIM Author; capable of modeling, documenting, scheduling and presenting your project in a collaborative environment.

The bundle consists of 2 parts, foundation-level self-paced courses that will give you a solid basic knowledge of Archicad and other Graphisoft products and advanced-level trainer-led courses, all organized into learning paths that demystify workflows. Advanced courses will help you develop your knowledge and skills to become a Certified Archicad BIM Author

With the Model Authoring Bundle, you get 12 months of access to its contents. The foundation-level courses are available on demand and you can enroll to them at any time, whereas the advanced-level courses will be available up to 3 times in this 12-month period and you can enroll to them based on your availability.

Contents

Once you purchase the Model Authoring Bundle you will instantly access all available foundation level self-paced online courses, organized into learning paths. Along with the on-demand courses you will have the opportunity to sign up to trainer-led online courses as well for a 12-month period. Trainer-led courses will be delivered up to 3 times within the access time-frame of your bundle. You can see the foundation-level (self-paced) and advanced-level (trainer-led) courses below, organized into learning paths.  

Foundation Courses and Learning Paths


Advanced Courses and Learning Paths

    Calendar

    You can find the delivery dates of each advanced-level trainer-led course below. We plan to run each course 3 times throughout the bundle's 12-month lifecycle. The list is updated regularly as delivery dates become available.

    Course name

    Duration

    Delivery dates

    Architectural Modeling Techniques in Archicad

    9 hours (2 weeks)
    • September 6, 2022
    • January 2023
    • April 2023

    Advanced Documentation Techniques in Archicad

    3 hours (1 week)
    • September 20, 2022
    • January 2023
    • May 2023

    Establishing a BIM-enabled Workflow in Archicad

    12 hours (2 weeks)
    • September 27, 2022
    • February 2023
    • May 2023

    BIM-enabled Detailing in Archicad

    3 hours (1 week)
    • October 12, 2022
    • February 2023
    • May 2023

    Manage Design Options in Archicad

    3 hours (1 week)
    • November 3, 2022
    • February 2023
    • June 2023

    Advanced Scheduling Techniques in Archicad

    6 hours (1 week)
    • October 18, 2022
    • March 2023
    • June 2023

    Advanced Visualization Techniques

    6 hours (1 week)
    • October 25, 2022
    • February 2023
    • May 2023

    Creative Project Presentation Techniques

    6 hours (1 week)
    • November 8, 2022
    • March 2023
    • June 2023

    Communication and Issue Management in Teamwork

    3 hours (1 week)
    • October 17, 2022
    • March 2023
    • June 2023

    Advanced BIMx Workflows

    3 hours (1 week)
    • November 29, 2022
    • April 2023
    • July 2023

    Work with Point Clouds in Archicad

    3 hours (1 week)
    • November 23, 2022
    • April 2023
    • July 2023

    Create Complex Objects in Archicad

    3 hours (1 week)
    • April 2023
    • July 2023

    Interior Design Techniques in Archicad

    6 hours (1 week)
    • November 28, 2022
    • March 2023
    • July 2023

    Structural Models in Archicad

    6 hours (1 week)
    • November 15, 2022
    • March 2023
    • June 2023

    Online Delivery Information

    The advanced-level courses within the bundle include live trainer-led sessions delivered on the Microsoft Teams platform. The live sessions are recorded and can be re-watched on demand until 2 weeks after the conclusion of the last live meeting of the course. Each live session is 3-hour long with breaks, where the trainer will demonstrate various Archicad techniques, methods and workflows and answer your questions in the Q&A sessions. Participating in the live sessions is NOT mandatory, however highly recommended to get the best training experience.

    Software Requirements

    The exercise files in this bundle have been created using the International language version of Archicad 25 which means that the work environment and some of the content may be different if you are using a different language version. To be able to follow along with the trainer, please make sure to download Archicad 25!

    Certifications

    Become a Graphisoft Certified Archicad BIM User

    A Certified Archicad BIM User understands the core concept of BIM and is able to use basic functions and features of Archicad. Obtain the certification by completing foundation-level self-paced courses and achieve a minimum score of 60% on quizzes or test your knowledge on the Archicad BIM User Certification Exam.

    If you would like to learn more about the details of collecting points, please visit the Certified Archicad BIM User game's page.

    Become a Graphisoft Certified Archicad BIM Author

    A Certified Archicad BIM Author understands the entire BIM workflow, is able to use all functions and features of Archicad and has project-level model authoring responsibilities. They can work in a collaborative environment using Teamwork and understand all BIM uses of a project file. Obtain the certification by completing foundation-level, self-paced and trainer-led advanced courses and achieve a minimum score of 60% on course tests and quizzes.

    If you would like to learn more about the details of collecting points, please visit the Certified Archicad BIM Author game's page.

      Certificate of Attendance

      After completing trainer-led advanced courses successfully, you will be awarded with a Certificate of Attendance in PDF format, automatically issued after each course is completed.

      Have Questions?

      Contact us at learn@graphisoft.com!

      Here is the course outline:

      Welcome

      Check this module to learn what do you need to do to start your journey and review the most important information about the Model Authoring Bundle!

      Getting Started with BIM - self-paced learning path

      Get started with BIM in Archicad! Follow this learning path to understand the benefits of using BIM. Learn the foundations of modeling, documentation, scheduling, and sharing your project with stakeholders via BIMx.

      Structural Engineers - Getting Started with BIM - self-paced learning path

      Get started with BIM in Archicad! Follow this learning path to understand the benefits of using BIM. Learn the foundations of modeling, Integrated Design, and how to communicate with your team via Teamwork.

      Conceptual Design in Archicad - self-paced learning path

      Complete this learning path to understand the workflows to start your conceptual design project from the very first steps. Learn how to handle DWG and Point Cloud references to begin your project accurately. See how Morphs and Zones can help you in the schematic phase to design your building and understand how you can create stunning competition-level documentation.

      Get Started with Scheduling in Archicad - self-paced learning path

      Learn how to configure and format basic schedules in Archicad to generate room lists or door/window schedules from your project fully automated.

      Get Started with Project Detailing in Archicad - self-paced learning path

      Learn how to create informative detail drawings in Archicad to add them to your documentation set. You will use various methods in Archicad to create 2D details and learn how to keep them updated throughout the project.

      Collaborate in Archicad - self-paced learning path

      Complete this learning path to understand how you can collaborate with other designers in Archicad in real-time, and how to utilize BIMx to communicate your design with various project stakeholders.

      Present Your Design in Archicad - self-paced learning path

      Learn how you can present your BIM project using Archicad's built-in tools. Create engaging explanatory axonometries with 3D Documents or use the Cineware or Sketch rendering engines to create quick visualizations of your building.

      Understanding the Archicad BIM Workflow - trainer-led learning path

      Take your knowledge of modeling, documenting, and detailing in Archicad to the next level with this Advanced-level learning path. Complete these trainer-led courses for a detailed understanding of the BIM workflow in Archicad. Sign up to the trainer-led course that best fits your schedule!

      BIM-enabled Scheduling and Detailing in Archicad - trainer-led learning path

      Complete this learning path and understand the most advanced methods, techniques of scheduling, and detailing in Archicad. See how you can improve on how you produce and manage your details or how you can benefit from accurate modeling when it comes to scheduling.

      Design Options and Project Presentation - trainer-led learning path

      Understand the various methods of how you can manage different design options in Archicad and choose the best for your project. Complete this learning path to be able not just to create design variations but to learn how you can present them to your client.

      Teamwork and Advanced Communication in Archicad - trainer-led learning path

      This learning path shows you the workflows and functionalities that will help you work more effectively in an Archicad Teamwork project with your fellow designers. Learn how to start your project based on Point Cloud references and work more accurately from the get-go. See how you can benefit from using BIMx when sharing your project with other stakeholders.

      Creative Design Presentation in Archicad - trainer-led learning path

      Follow this learning path to learn how you can present your design intent to your client in the most effective way possible. Create diagrams and visualizations of your BIM project using only Archicad. Understand the steps of producing astonishing renders using Archicad's built-in rendering engines and become a confident visualizer!

      Modeling and Coordination in Archicad for Structural Engineers - trainer-led learning path

      Complete this learning path and learn how you can configure your structural models in Archicad based on the architect's input and configure them according to your needs. Get familiar with the workflows and functionalities that will help you work more effectively in an Archicad Teamwork project with your fellow designers.

      Interior Design Options and Project Presentation - trainer-led learning path

      Learn how to develop and manage interior design plans when dealing with multiple design options in one project. Master the techniques needed to present your project to your clients in a creative way, using BIM-enabled workflows using only Archicad.

      Create Complex Objects in Archicad - trainer-led learning path

      Create complex library parts in Archicad without writing GDL codes. Learn how to create custom objects and other library parts such as doors, windows, and curtain wall panels. Understand how you can customize these elements to create and manage your own custom Archicad Library.

      Conclusion

      Thank you for completing the courses in this Bundle. Please fill out the anonymous satisfaction survey so we can improve our training materials.

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