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Trimble SketchUp Introduction Masterclass 2 Days - Manchester

Take a deep look at SketchUp as we show you everything you need to get started and take control of this powerful 3D-design program. With our help, you will be able to create complex, curved designs in no time. A great way to get up to speed in the field of 3D design.

We will guide you on everything from getting started with a simple composition and controlling the SketchUp environment all the way up to creating complex shapes containing curves and 3D text. By the end of the course, you will be confident in drawing and manipulating a wide variety of designs.

Price: £525.00 ex VAT
Version: Trimble SketchUp
Level: Introduction to Intermediate
Duration: 2 Days (10am-5pm)
Location: Central Manchester
Computer: Windows & Mac
Next Dates: 19 Jun - 20 Jun
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SketchUp Masterclass 2 Days Overview

This 2-day Masterclass course helps you learn about the tools and features available for power users of SketchUp. We will help you understand how this program allows you to create powerful 3D designs that can be used in many different fields. We will guide you in learning the work area, understanding 2D and 3D geometry, rendering, and much more.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand design best practices
  • Create geometry in 2D and 3D
  • Generate and connect forms
  • Write 3D text
  • Render your designs
  • Handle complex 3D designs
  • Model curves
  • Use Ruby extensions
  • Optimise and organise your designs
  • Interface with other software

Our goals are for you to unlock the full potential of SketchUp and to become a confident power user.

Special offer: self-employed and freelance delegates currently qualify for a 15% discount on the normal price of this course.

This course can be taken in a single 2-day block or split into a 1-day block (Introduction) and then a separate 1-day block (Advanced) taken at a later date.


Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites

This course is intended for those with little or no experience in 3D drawing, and is the best way for graphic designers and other creative professionals to get up to speed. The skills covered will suit a wide range of professionals including interior designers, architects and garden or outdoor designers.

You will need basic PC or Mac skills, including a solid understanding of a computer's operating system (Windows or Mac OS). You will also need to know how to launch a program, create and save files, and copy files from CDs and other media.

 

SketchUp Masterclass 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 19 Jun - 20 Jun

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SketchUp Masterclass 2 Days Course Outline

The following is a general outline. The range of topics covered during your training is dependent upon student level, time available and preferences of your course booking.

Some of the topics included are:
  • Creating 2D and 3D geometry
  • Generating different shape types
  • Working with constraints
  • Groups and components
  • Move, copy and arrays
  • Creating dimensions
  • Creating 3D text
  • 3D Warehouse
  • Complex shapes
  • Advanced strategies
  • Optimising the model
  • Working with images
  • Textures and materials
  • 3D Photomatching
  • Using the extension warehouse
  • Organisation and sharing
  • Trimble connect
  • Working with other formats
  • Final output and print
The session includes the best methods for working with all of these areas!

SketchUp Masterclass 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 19 Jun - 20 Jun

    Book in May for Special offer price £450! Save £75!

  • 14 Aug - 15 Aug
  • 23 Oct - 24 Oct
  • 20 Dec - 21 Dec

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What's Included

The following are provided for your best experience on this course:

  • All computers for your use with choice of Windows or Mac systems
  • Small class size (limited to a maximum of 4-8 attendees on all sessions)
  • Quality reference manual for post course reference to take away with you
  • 6 months post course support to assist you where needed
  • Official Trimble Authorised Certificate for your successful completion of the course
  • Lunch To give you the most flexible options for lunch we provide lunch vouchers which can be redeemed locally at a number of popular eateries including Pret A Manger, EAT, Starbucks, Tesco, Sainsburys, Boots and Greggs
  • Refreshments to keep you on top form are available for you throughout the course with a full range of teas, coffees and biscuits
  • Pads and pens

Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.



Further details on benefits included with this Trimble SketchUp course:

Our trainers are SketchUp experts with years of experience teaching SketchUp. Get the technical skills you need with our SketchUp professionals.

Included with our SketchUp courses is the SketchUp in 10 Minutes book for free to use as a post course reference resource. This is a full 200+ page manual to supplement the content covered during the course.

Included with your course booking for all delegates on this course is 6 months free support so if you run into problems or need assistance relating to anything covered during your course we would be happy to assist you during this time.

After your class with XChange Training you will receive our official Certificate as a record of your successful completion of the course.

Delegates attending scheduled or bespoke courses at our training centres will receive lunch and plentiful refreshments including tea, coffee and hot chocolate for each day of the course.

SketchUp Masterclass 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 19 Jun - 20 Jun

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  • 14 Aug - 15 Aug
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Training Location

This course is provided at the XChange Training Manchester training centre based at:

Piccadilly House
49 Piccadilly
Manchester
M1 2AP


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Piccadilly House is located in the heart of Manchester directly next to the Piccadilly Gardens transport interchange with excellent bus and tram connections and is easily accessed from Piccadilly train Station (5 mins). Victoria station is also close by (around 10 mins).

Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.

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SketchUp Masterclass 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

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SketchUp Masterclass 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 19 Jun - 20 Jun

    Book in May for Special offer price £450! Save £75!

  • 14 Aug - 15 Aug
  • 23 Oct - 24 Oct
  • 20 Dec - 21 Dec

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The instructor was fantastic - very easy going and very knowledgeable. I really enjoyed the course and will definitely look to have more training in future through XChange Training.

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SketchUp Masterclass 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 19 Jun - 20 Jun

    Book in May for Special offer price £450! Save £75!

  • 14 Aug - 15 Aug
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SketchUp Masterclass 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 19 Jun - 20 Jun

    Book in May for Special offer price £450! Save £75!

  • 14 Aug - 15 Aug
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Testimonials

The instructor was fantastic - very easy going and very knowledgeable. I really enjoyed the course and will definitely look to have more training in future through XChange Training.

David Merritt, DSM Services, SketchUp - 1 Day Introduction

The course was much better than I expected as I have been able to fully learn how to use the software. I feel much more comfortable with SketchUp than I thought I would.

Marcus Askew, SketchUp - 2 Day Masterclass

Very enjoyable and I got a lot out of the day. Thank you very much.

Hywel Walters, Morgan Sindall, SketchUp - 1 Day Introduction

Excellent training course and facilities - practical and easy to understand with knowledgeable and helpful Instructor.

Neil Cleary, IMP Planning Ltd, SketchUp - 1 Day Introduction

The trainer was fantastic - obviously passionate about the software he was training us on, and was able to explain it and try to make it relevant to our jobs as much as possible - would highly recommend!

Lauren Stacy, Sense London, Bespoke SketchUp Introduction

Very good training session. Was able to fill in any holes we had in experience while keeping the course on track at the same time. Will definitely consider XChange Training again in the future.

Rob Baines, IGL Surveying, Trimble SketchUp - 1 Day Advanced

Thoroughly enjoyable experience and most useful. I found the teaching style to be unique and most effective.

Chris Turnbull, C.T.D.E., SketchUp - 2 Day Masterclass

Thanks for the brilliant course.. For someone who has basically never opened SketchUp I came away really feeling like I had a good grasp of the program.

Ellie Weidman, SketchUp - 2 Day Masterclass

Great day, can't wait to use the skills I have learned. Friendly and professional environment.

Claire Knowles, Living Ventures, SketchUp - 1 Day Introduction

Very good and enthusiastic tutor who clearly enjoys the subject, and was very keen to impart his knowledge - very good indeed. Thank you.

Stuart Hill, BGY Architects, SketchUp - 1 Day Introduction

SketchUp Masterclass 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 19 Jun - 20 Jun

    Book in May for Special offer price £450! Save £75!

  • 14 Aug - 15 Aug
  • 23 Oct - 24 Oct
  • 20 Dec - 21 Dec

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    19 Jun
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    21 Dec
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The instructor was fantastic - very easy going and very knowledgeable. I really enjoyed the course and will definitely look to have more training in future through XChange Training.

David Merritt, DSM Services, SketchUp - 1 Day Introduction

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