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Bespoke Vectorworks Fundamentals - 2 Day Introduction Training Course

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Learn the basics of Vectorworks as we guide you through this introduction to the powerful 3D-drawing program. We will show you how to create and organise 2D and 3D CAD designs that will bring your digital concepts to life, even for those with no previous CAD experience.

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  • Private Training
  • Bespoke Course Content
  • Date(s) arranged to suit
  • Onsite courses available

This course can be based around our base outline or part/fully customised according to your level & requirements. Our bespoke Vectorworks training is offered at the London, Manchester and Glasgow centres or onsite at your offices.

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Version: Vectorworks
Level: Introduction to Intermediate
Duration: 2 Days (10am-5pm)
Computer: Windows & Mac

Bespoke Vectorworks Fundamentals - 2 Day Overview

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Vectorworks Fundamentals is the ideal software for all types of precision 2D drafting, powerful 3D modelling, and sophisticated client presentations. It also has a built-in database and spreadsheet capabilities to track costs and materials, and a flexible scripting language to automate routine drafting tasks.

This 2 day course for Vectorworks beginners will show you the essentials of Vectorworks Fundamentals and by the end of the course, you'll already be able to create your own CAD designs.


Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites

This course is intended for visual designers who have little or no previous experience of using CAD programs.

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.

 

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1095
  • 2 delegates: £1245
  • 3 delegates: £1395
  • 4 delegates: £1545
  • 5 delegates: £1645
  • 6 delegates: £1745
  • 7 delegates: £1845
  • 8 delegates: £1945
Book this training course

Great training over the 2 days with an excellent teacher. I am so much more informed about the digital CAD world and more prepared for my creative career as a designer. I will gladly recommend this on to other students seeking creative professional careers.

Peter Johnson, University of Arts London, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

Bespoke Vectorworks Fundamentals - 2 Day 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.

The Essentials
  • The interface and navigation
  • Adjusting document settings & saving template files
  • Navigating around your file - zoom/pan/fit to page
  • Object selection and deletion
Creating a Simple Drawing
  • Drawing using accurate dimensions
  • Drawing using object snaps
  • The object info palette
  • The basic 2D tools & explaining tool modes
  • Complex line & shape creation
Project Organisation
  • Organising your drawing using classes
  • Changing colours, line types & line thickness
  • Saving & editing views
Annotating & Printing Your Drawings
  • Adding text & notes
  • Adding dimensions
  • Printing your drawing
  • Advanced presentation
  • The benefits of using sheets & viewports
  • Creating standard and cropped viewports
  • Editing and annotating viewports
  • Understanding viewport display overides & printing sheet layers
  • Working efficiently between viewports & design layers
  • Saving and editing views for quicker navigation
Importing DWG & File Formats
  • Importing and working efficiently with DWG files
  • Importing sketches & photos to your drawing
Working More Efficiently
  • Creating and editing symbols
  • Managing and organising symbols – the resource browser explained
  • Working with worksheets, schedules & reports
  • Creating and managing custom attributes (hatches, gradients & image fills)
  • Creating custom title blocks

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1095
  • 2 delegates: £1245
  • 3 delegates: £1395
  • 4 delegates: £1545
  • 5 delegates: £1645
  • 6 delegates: £1745
  • 7 delegates: £1845
  • 8 delegates: £1945
Book this training course

Great training over the 2 days with an excellent teacher. I am so much more informed about the digital CAD world and more prepared for my creative career as a designer. I will gladly recommend this on to other students seeking creative professional careers.

Peter Johnson, University of Arts London, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

What's Included

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

  • Tailored course content arranged around your requirements
  • Flexible dates to suit your desired timeframe
  • Course location either at our training centres or onsite at your premises.
  • All computers for your use with choice of Windows or Mac systems (not onsite)
  • Quality reference manual for post course reference to take away with you
  • 6 months post course support to assist you where needed
  • Official 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 Gregs (not onsite)
  • Refreshments to keep you on top form are available for you throughout the course with a full range of teas, coffees and biscuits (not onsite)
Normal daily course times run between 10am and 5pm however we can offer flexibility for this bespoke course should your time requirements vary.

Our trainers are Vectorworks specialists with years of experience teaching Vectorworks. Get the 2D & 3D design skills you need with our Vectorworks professionals.

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.

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1095
  • 2 delegates: £1245
  • 3 delegates: £1395
  • 4 delegates: £1545
  • 5 delegates: £1645
  • 6 delegates: £1745
  • 7 delegates: £1845
  • 8 delegates: £1945
Book this training course

Great training over the 2 days with an excellent teacher. I am so much more informed about the digital CAD world and more prepared for my creative career as a designer. I will gladly recommend this on to other students seeking creative professional careers.

Peter Johnson, University of Arts London, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

Training Location Options

This course is offered for your convenience either at one of our bespoke training centres in London, Manchester and Glasgow or onsite at your offices anywhere in the UK. Just let us know what would work best for you or your team.

The location details of our bespoke training centres are shown below:

LONDON
5 St John’s Lane
Clerkenwell
London
EC1M 4BH

St John’s Lane is located in the heart of Clerkenwell close to the junction of Farringdon and Clerkenwell Road. Farringdon tube & train station is just a few minutes away and the training centre can also be accessed from Chancery Lane and Barbican tubes in about 10 minutes. There is also easy direct access by bus from Waterloo (243) and West End (55) with nearby stops.

MANCHESTER
Piccadilly House
49 Piccadilly
Manchester
M1 2AP

Piccadilly House is located in central 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).

GLASGOW
Centrum Business Centre
38 Queen Street
Glasgow
G1 3DX

The Queen Street training centre is located in central Glasgow within easy walking distance of the 3 local train options of Central Station, Queen Street and Argyle Street offering excellent transport connections.


Courses are run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks.

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1095
  • 2 delegates: £1245
  • 3 delegates: £1395
  • 4 delegates: £1545
  • 5 delegates: £1645
  • 6 delegates: £1745
  • 7 delegates: £1845
  • 8 delegates: £1945
Book this training course

Great training over the 2 days with an excellent teacher. I am so much more informed about the digital CAD world and more prepared for my creative career as a designer. I will gladly recommend this on to other students seeking creative professional careers.

Peter Johnson, University of Arts London, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

Bespoke Course Enquiry

If you are considering this Vectorworks Course but would like further information simply send us your query quickly & easily with the form below. Whether you would like to check date availability, pricing, course suitability or just need further information about a course send us your query and we will get you a swift reply, usually within 2 business hours!

If you would prefer to check course details by phone please call us on 0345 363 1130.

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Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1095
  • 2 delegates: £1245
  • 3 delegates: £1395
  • 4 delegates: £1545
  • 5 delegates: £1645
  • 6 delegates: £1745
  • 7 delegates: £1845
  • 8 delegates: £1945
Book this training course

Great training over the 2 days with an excellent teacher. I am so much more informed about the digital CAD world and more prepared for my creative career as a designer. I will gladly recommend this on to other students seeking creative professional careers.

Peter Johnson, University of Arts London, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

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Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1095
  • 2 delegates: £1245
  • 3 delegates: £1395
  • 4 delegates: £1545
  • 5 delegates: £1645
  • 6 delegates: £1745
  • 7 delegates: £1845
  • 8 delegates: £1945
Book this training course

Great training over the 2 days with an excellent teacher. I am so much more informed about the digital CAD world and more prepared for my creative career as a designer. I will gladly recommend this on to other students seeking creative professional careers.

Peter Johnson, University of Arts London, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

Testimonials

Great training over the 2 days with an excellent teacher. I am so much more informed about the digital CAD world and more prepared for my creative career as a designer. I will gladly recommend this on to other students seeking creative professional careers.

Peter Johnson, University of Arts London, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

A really enjoyable programme. The trainer was engaging and delivered content relevant to his audience.

Denise Anderson, Hertford Regional College, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

Thank you very much. Everything was presented in a clear manner and the tutor was really helpful.

Nawar Albazaz, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

Great tutor, good understanding of my abilities and speed of learning.

Rachel Radford, Vectorworks - 1 Day Bespoke

Really productive day. Very pleased with the tutoring, thank you.

Jonathan Mawer, Vectorworks - 1 Day Introduction

It was very good, thoroughly worth it. The tutor was excellent and very efficient.

William Slack, Student, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

Trainer was patient and explained commands and process well. Level of development within two days was more than expected!

Bryan Sturrock, Event, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

Very well delivered, informative, and the tutor was excellent. The small group size made learning and tutor support a pleasure.

Niall OLeary, LCA, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction

Very enjoyable day. Will help my working on visio a lot easier in future! Thank you.

Amanda Collinson, NHS Direct, Microsoft Visio - 1 Day Introduction

Fantastic course, has completely blown my mind and come out of it wanting to learn more. Our instructor was great and I'm keen to try out my new skills and continue learning more about After Effects, video and 3D. Thank you once again for everything!

Margaret Nolan-Meddings, Miller Insurance Services, After Effects - 2 Day Introduction

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1095
  • 2 delegates: £1245
  • 3 delegates: £1395
  • 4 delegates: £1545
  • 5 delegates: £1645
  • 6 delegates: £1745
  • 7 delegates: £1845
  • 8 delegates: £1945
Book this training course

Great training over the 2 days with an excellent teacher. I am so much more informed about the digital CAD world and more prepared for my creative career as a designer. I will gladly recommend this on to other students seeking creative professional careers.

Peter Johnson, University of Arts London, Vectorworks - 2 Day Introduction