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Archicad 27 Upgrade Training

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▶︎ Format: Self-paced online course
▶︎ Level: all levels
▶︎ Duration: 1 hour

Archicad 27 provides continuous innovation and delivers regular enhancements to existing tools to speed up your everyday architectural design workflows. You will learn about the new dedicated design option management capability, temporary distance guides, improvements to schedule formatting, and much more about documentation, visualization and collaboration enhancements.

Use the 'FORWARD' coupon code for free access if you are a FORWARD/SSA client!


Learning Objectives 

Prepare Archicad users to use the most recent improvements coming with Archicad 27.  

The main objective of this Archicad training is to demonstrate the new features included in Archicad 27 through a project workflow scenario and familiarize architects and engineers with how these features can be used to streamline their workflows and improve their design and collaboration processes. By the end of the training, participants will be able to integrate the new features into their existing workflows and take full advantage of the improved capabilities of the software. Overall, this training aims to equip attendees with the knowledge and skills necessary to enhance their productivity, efficiency, and design capabilities using Archicad 27.

Target audience 

Architects, Designers and Engineers that are willing to improve their project's workflows to acquire maximum benefit from the latest Archicad version. 

Table of contents 

  • Design Options
  • Distance Guides
  • Schedule formatting
  • Modernized GDL editor
  • Physically Based Rendering
  • Structural and MEP improvements
  • New version and new features for BIMx
  • Improvements for attributes, graphic overrides, search, tracker and more...

    Recommended Learning 

    Previous knowledge of Archicad is required. The completion of Graphisoft Learn - Foundation level courses is recommended. 

    Software Requirements 

    To follow the demonstrations during this training, participants need to have Archicad 27 installed. The current version of the course is using the Technology Preview version of Archicad 27 so please visit the Technology Preview website to download and install the software.

    Videos in this course have been created using the international language version of Archicad which means that the work environment and some of the content may be different if you are using a different language version. 


    Concluding the training material, including the quiz with a minimum of 60% achievement and filling out the satisfaction survey, will award you the Certificate of Completion for this training.

    Access Time Frame

    Enrolling in this course will grant you 365-day access to the training starting on the day of enrollment. After the 365 days have passed, you will be deactivated from accessing the content of the course. If you would like to re-activate yourself you either need to purchase the course once again or use your Forwards/SSA coupon code.

    Here is the course outline:

    1. Welcome

    We, Graphisoft, believe in the continuous innovation of our products and services. Therefore, we perfect our tools and workflows in each Archicad version to empower teams to create great architecture.

    2. Design

    In this module, learn about the new integrated Design Option Management capability, which allows managing multiple design options efficiently. Learn about the Distance Guides, an experimental feature that assists with element placement. Get familiar with the improved Attribute Management and the modernized GDL editor.

    3. Document

    In this module, explore Archicad's enhanced interactive schedules, expanded Project Search functionality, Graphic Override Rule Grouping and the new functions of the Intelligent Tracker. These robust documentation enhancements empower systematic project management, organization, and exploration.

    4. Collaborate

    This module delves into Archicad's tools for enhanced collaboration, including the improved Structural Model for complex design and load placement, and the revamped MEP Modeler with an updated interface and enhanced modeling capabilities.

    5. Visualize

    Elevate the visuals of your design with Archicad 27. Learn about the Physically Based Rendering for a more vivid and realistic appearance, the native FBX import and export, and the improved performance and interface of BIMx Desktop Viewer.

    6. Conclusion

    Thank you for completing the Archicad 27 Upgrade Training. This module will summarize the topics we have covered with the most essential enhancements and their benefits.


    The following certificates are awarded when the course is completed:

    INT_Certificate of Completion - Online Video Course
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