BIM with Revit Structure

SkillsFuture Credit Approved Course


This course covers the basics of Autodesk Revit® Structure users are introduced to the concepts of Building Information Modelling and the tools for parametric design, analysis, and documentation They learn the fundamental features of Autodesk Revit Structure, learn to use the 3D parametric design tools for creating and analysing a project, and finish with construction documentation and design visualization.


  1. Building Information Modelling
    • Building Information Modeling for Structural Engineering
    • About Bidirectional Associativity
  1. Revit Structure Basics
    • Exploring the User Interface
    • The Ribbon Framework
    • Working with Structural Elements and Families
  1. Viewing the Structural Model
    • View Properties
    • Explore and Create Views
    • Controlling Object Visibility
    • View Templates
    • Modifying Line Styles
    • Using Filters
    • Guidelines for Controlling Object Visibility
    • View Range and Plan Region
    • Working with Elevation and Section Views
    • Controlling Visibility of Elevation and Section Tags
    • Working with 3D Views
    • Navigating Through a 3D View
    • About Cameras
    • Creating and Modifying Camera Views
    • Changing Material Properties
    • Guidelines for Working with 3D Views
  1. Starting a New Project
    • Starting a Project
    • Creating Project Templates
    • Set Up a Project and Transfer Project Standards
    • Adding and Modifying Levels
    • About Levels
    • Creating and Modifying Grids
  1. Creating Structural Columns and Walls
    • Working with Structural Columns
    • Loading Structural Columns
    • Creating Structural Column Types
    • Structural Column Tools and Options
    • Creating Openings in Structural Columns
    • Working with Structural Walls
    • Structural Wall Type Parameters
    • Structural Wall Instance Parameters
    • About Wall Pilasters
    • Creating Wall Openings
  1. Creating Frames
    • Adding Floor Framing
    • About Beams
    • Beam Properties
    • Adding Openings in Beams
    • Working with Beams and Beam Systems
    • Beam System Properties
    • Methods of Creating Sloped Beams
    • Process of Creating a 3D Beam System
    • Working with Structural Steel Frames
    • About Structural Steel Frames
    • Setting Steel Frame Symbols in a Plan View
    • Process of Adding Bracing Members
    • Editing Braces
    • Working with Concrete Beams
    • About Concrete Beams
    • Options to Edit Concrete Beam Joins
    • Vertical Justification of Beams
  1. Creating Floors and Roofs
    • Adding Floors (Surface Bed )Process of Adding a Floor Element
    • Creating Sloped Floors
    • Creating Shaft Openings in Floors
    • Creating Roofs and Adding Structural Framing
    • Process of Sketching Roofs
    • Create a Sloped Roof with Steel Framing
  1. Creating Foundations
    • Adding Foundations
    • Creating Stepped Walls and Foundations
    • Create an Elevator Pit
  1. Stairs and Ramps
    • Creating Stairs
    • Create U-Shaped and Monolithic Stairs
    • Creating Ramps
    • Create a Ramp and Modify the Railing
  1. Creating Plan Annotations and Schedules
    • Adding Dimensions
    • About Temporary Dimensions
    • About Permanent Dimensions
    • About Spot Dimension Symbols
    • Working with Text and Tags
    • About Text
    • About Tags
    • Setting Text Placement Parameters
    • Add Column and Beam Tags
    • Creating Legends
    • Working with Schedules
    • Beam Elevation Schedule
    • Beam Annotations
  1. Creating Detailing
    • Working with Detail Views
    • Process of Saving and Reusing a Detail View
    • Add 2D Annotations to a Detail View
    • Adding Concrete Reinforcement
    • Adding 3D Reinforcement
    • Adding Detail Components
    • Add Reinforcement Elements and Detail Components
    • Working with Drafting Views
    • Process of Creating and Reusing Drafting Views
    • Create a Drafting View
    • Working with CAD Details
    • Options for Importing and Editing CAD Files
    • Import and Edit DWG Details
  1. Creating Construction Documentation
    • Working with Sheets and Titleblocks
    • About Revision Tracking
    • Process of Creating Sheets by Using Customized Titleblocks
    • Creating Revision Clouds
    • Guidelines for Working with Sheets and Titleblocks
    • Create a Sheet by Using a Titleblock
    • Printing Sheets
    • Print Setup Settings
    • Exporting Content to CAD Formats
    • Settings for Exporting Content
    • Process of Exporting Views to CAD Formats
    • Guidelines for Exporting Content to CAD Formats
    • Export Views
  1. Extras
    • Subscription Center
    • Options Dialogue
    • True North Setting
    • Importing / Linking / Copy Monitor /Reconcile Hosting.
    • Material Physical Properties
    • Family Creation
    • Structural Settings
    • Adding Loads / using Robot Analysis Extension
    • Revit Extensions / Robot Extensions / ASD – AutoCAD Structural Detailing.