AutoCAD Civil 3D Survey Workflows - Advanced

Product Method Length
Autodesk® Civil 3D®
Classroom
1 Day

Course Description

Prerequisites: Familiarity with Windows based computer operating system, an understanding of land surveying terminology, & experience with Autodesk AutoCAD-based products are all assets for this course.  Students should have a good working skill level with a minimum of 80 hours of work experience with the AutoCAD Civil 3D software.

Expectations: Using the interactive, dynamic functionality of AutoCAD Civil 3D features, civil engineers & surveyors are enabled to organize project data, as well as learning advanced techniques for customizing & standardizing their survey database workflows.

Topics Covered: 

  • Understanding the purpose of a survey database & how it is applied in the Autodesk Civil 3D software.
  • Querying the survey database
  • Creating surfaces from survey queries
  • Working with the user coordinate system
  • Performing coordinate transformations & translations
  • Managing & using survey extended properties
  • Understanding standardization techniques for templates
  • Entering traverse information or legal descriptions in geometry