• Great Instructor!
     
    T.A.
    Mohr & Kerr Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C.
  • Great stuff!
     
    L.J.
    Vireo
  • Great course. Instructor moved at a steady pace and didn't hesitate to ask questions or slow down/speed up when...
     
    J.D.
    Bartlett & West
  • Good course outline! Tips and Tricks provided will be useful!
     
    B.L.
    Ayres Associates
  • Trainers were very helpful and knowledgeable. I found the Civil 3D course very helpful!
     
    A.V.
    Terra Engineering, Ltd.
  • Great class – I learned much about Revit.
     
    Gary Tetley Architect
  • A very sound fundamentals experience. Really helped me to understand the role of Revit in our workflow.
     
    J.M.
    PGAV
  • Best experience I have had in a class like this – excellent instructor as well!
     
    A.R.
    Ragan-Smith Associates
  • Seiler provided an excellent training experience...including the pre-class setup, class training, as well as support...
     
    S.K.
    William Tao & Associates
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    J.E.
    AGC-STL

AutoCAD Civil 3D Survey Database

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