• 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
  • Pam is very thorough and demonstrates a clear ability to relay information and answer questions. She is friendly, patient...
     
    J.W.
    PGAV
  • Great Instructor!
     
    T.A.
    Mohr & Kerr Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C.
  • Appreciated the flexibility, answers and methods of teaching to accommodate our needs. Excellent Staff!
     
    J.L.
    Little & Associates, Architects
  • Thank you to everyone at Seiler for hosting and presenting the BIM Computer class on Revit. Excellent overview of the...
     
    J.E.
    AGC-STL
  • Very good class.
     
    D.Z.
    Bartlett & West
  • I enjoyed your teaching style and experience with Revit, thank you for coming!
     
    M.A.
    Bartlett & West
  • Trainers were very helpful and knowledgeable. I found the Civil 3D course very helpful!
     
    A.V.
    Terra Engineering, Ltd.
  • Thank you so much! The Revit family you worked up performed perfectly, and using the documentation you sent, I was able...
     
    M.T.
    Design & Development Division - Missouri Dept. of Conservation
  • Great insight, and I think our set-ups and templates from training class will help our work.
     
    J.G.
    Weis Design Group

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