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Trimble SketchUp Advanced PRO 1 Day - London
Learn the killer skills of the real experts in this advanced course for experienced SketchUp users. Join us to learn advanced rendering techniques and much more as we take a deep dive into the professional side of 3D design.
Join us as we discuss the most challenging 3D-design issues that SketchUp professionals have to face. We cover multiple rendering techniques and show you how to involve other CAD programs in your workflow. This is the perfect course for advanced graphic designers who wish to produce expert-level results.
SketchUp Advanced PRO 1 Day Overview
This 1-day Advanced course gives experienced SketchUp users the tips and techniques necessary to produce expert-level designs. Together, we will explore a range of plug-ins that can be used to enhance numerous types of design.
You will learn how to make effective presentations of SketchUp designs, work with CAD programs for import/export, model curves, and apply advanced rendering techniques. We will also provide an overview of alternative rendering solutions, including Kerkythea.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Activate specialist plug-ins
- Model complex forms with curved features
- Design presentations with SketchUp Layout
- Apply advanced rendering techniques to show off the power of textures and effects
- Understand alternative rendering solutions, including Kerkythea
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.
Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites
This course is intended for experienced SketchUp users, and is ideal for graphic designers and other creative professionals.
You will need significant experience in using SketchUp. Ideally, you will have taken our Trimble SketchUp Introduction Masterclass 2 Day course.
SketchUp Advanced PRO 1 Day Course OutlineSome of the topics include:
- Enhanced functionality with specialist Plug-Ins
- Complex forms modelling to produce well designed models with curved features
- How to design presentations with SketchUp Layout including technical drawings
- Advanced SketchUp Pro rendering techniques maximising styles, camera, textures and effects
- Introduction to Kerkythea and photo-rendering
- Getting the most out of SketchUp Pro advanced tips
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:
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.
This course is provided at the XChange Training main London training centre based at:5 St John’s Lane
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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.
Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks.
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Bespoke Trimble SketchUp Training
Our bespoke course options for Trimble SketchUp training are shown below:
Bespoke Trimble SketchUp Training Courses
Kicking myself for not signing up for the second day! Will return for the advanced class.
Miguel Liévano, Brooks Murray Architects, SketchUp - 1 Day Introduction
Very good training content with enthusiastic & knowledgeable instruction. Equipment very good too.
Matthew Blackburn, SketchUp - 2 Day Masterclass
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 enjoyable and I got a lot out of the day. Thank you very much.
Hywel Walters, Morgan Sindall, SketchUp - 1 Day Introduction
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
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
Great day, can't wait to use the skills I have learned. Friendly and professional environment.
Claire Knowles, Living Ventures, SketchUp - 1 Day Introduction
The trainer had a fantastic knowledge and a great attitude to teaching this product. I learnt so much within 2 days! Would definitely recommend to my colleagues.
Louise Murphy, Buxton Building Contractors, Trimble SketchUp - Two Day Masterclass
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
Excellent training course and facilities - practical and easy to understand with knowledgeable and helpful Instructor.
Neil Cleary, IMP Planning Ltd, SketchUp - 1 Day Introduction