Revit Families, Schedules, & Shared Parameters – Advanced

Product Method Length
Autodesk® Revit®
1 Day

Course Description

Prerequisites: Familiarity with Windows based computer operating system & an understanding of AEC Building terminology is an asset.  It is preferred that students have completed the Autodesk Revit Modeling – Essentials course & one Revit Discipline Modeling – Intermediate course.

Expectations: Using the functionality of Autodesk Revit features, students learn to utilize the Revit tools to create dynamic custom families for use in Revit project templates & files. 

Topics Covered:

  • Understanding Revit family templates & categories
  • Understanding Revit family parameter types & data
  • Creating & modifying Revit family geometry forms
  • Defining Revit family object styles, subcategories, & fill patterns
  • Understanding insertion points, symbolic lines, & connectors
  • Building shared parameter files & custom schedules
  • Flexing parametric geometry with dimension tools
  • Using formulas, nested families, & lookup tables