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    L.J.
    Vireo
  • Good course outline! Tips and Tricks provided will be useful!
     
    B.L.
    Ayres Associates
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    J.E.
    AGC-STL
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    M.A.
    Bartlett & West
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    J.W.
    PGAV
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    D.Z.
    Bartlett & West
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    S.K.
    William Tao & Associates
  • Best experience I have had in a class like this – excellent instructor as well!
     
    A.R.
    Ragan-Smith Associates
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    M.L.
    Illinois Institute of Technology
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    Design & Development Division - Missouri Dept. of Conservation

Revit family and shared parameters basics

Product Method Length
Autodesk® Revit®
Classroom
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