BIM Coordinator Training

Navisworks in a BIM Workflow

In this hands-on training course you will learn how to use Autodesk Navisworks to support the key BIM Use Cases of Coordination and Clash Detection. It introduces useful third party plugins to aid your use of protocols like IFC and BCF to improve the collaboration between key project team members. It will also help you reduce design errors prior to the construction phase of a project.

The course will cover best practices with regards to clash detection and it will also teach you how to redline and animate models, as well as create construction timelines.

Key Topics

  • Understanding BIM within Navisworks
  • Navigating the Workspace & Interface
  • Creating a Composite Model
  • Review and Analyse Models
  • Saving and Retrieving Views
  • Investigating Properties
  • Adding Tags and Comments
  • Marking Up and Redlining the Model
  • Searching for, Hiding and Unhiding Items
  • Useful Plugins for Navisworks and BIM
  • Reviewing a Model for Clashes
  • Using Basic Viewing Tools

Course Duration – 2 Days

Next Step – A Bespoke Course

Solibri Fundamentals

This Solibri training course is an essential introduction if you are a new user of Solibri Office, looking to get started with the exploration of BIM models and model validation. You will be taught the core commands and actions in Solibri Office and understand the basics of rule based assessment and communication.

Key Topics

  • Introduction and Principles of BIM
  • Introduction to Solibri
  • Demonstration of Solibri Office
  • User Interface and Key Settings
  • Model Handling and Visualisation
  • Making Selections
  • Handling Merged/Federated Models
  • Checking the Model with Rules
  • Communication
  • Model Comparison and Revision Update
  • Information Take Off Basics
  • Additional Settings

Course Duration – 1 Day

Next Step – Solibri Rules Workshop

Solibri Rules Workshop

This rule writing workshop is an essential follow-on to the Solibri Fundamentals training course if you need to extract maximum value from the tool. It will teach you how to create customised rulesets for quality assurance and BIM model validation. You will also learn how to use the advanced features of the tool to create model checking rules, as well as gaining a thorough understanding of how to do advanced information take-off and checks for correct component classifications.

Key Topics

  • Introduction and Principles of BIM
  • Introduction to Rules Based Checking
  • Component Classification
  • Advanced Information Take Off
  • Advanced Rule Checking
  • Creating and Updating Rules
  • Processing Models
  • Using Hyperlinks
  • Creating your Rules Workshop

Course Duration – 2 Days

Next Step – A Bespoke Course

COBie and IFC Fundamentals

This training course will provide you with a fundamental understanding of COBie and IFC, and their use in BIM project environments. The course covers the detailed schemas and structure, as well as how they can be applied to BIM Use Cases such as clash detection, coordination, data recording and Facilities Management.

It also explores how COBie and IFC are used in your BIM workflows, their role in the life cycle of the built asset and provides a hands-on approach to how they work. The course is for designers, coordinators and anyone who needs to gain an understanding of COBie and/or IFC. If you need to specify, create, update, use or check files for clashes/correct COBie data, you will benefit from the course.

Key Topics

  • Principles of BIM
  • Introduction to COBie
  • COBie Demystified
  • The COBie Format
  • The COBie Deliverables
  • IFC Demystified
  • The IFC Format
  • Delivering COBie using IFC
  • COBie Toolkit using Autodesk Revit
  • IFC Exports and Associated Options
  • COBie Data Checks
  • QC Reporting

Course Duration – 2 Days

Next Step – A Bespoke Course