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Autodesk Revit Architecture Advanced

Course Description

Course Length = 2 days

This course is designed for intermediate users of Revit Architecture.

This course covers a wide range of advanced topics in Revit® Architecture, continuing to build on the concepts introduced in the Revit Architecture Essentials course. Students learn about site design, advanced rendering techniques, phasing and design options, and creating families of custom components.

This course offers hands-on exercises representing real-world design scenarios.

Training Objectives

The primary objective of this course is to teach students the powerful tools and advanced techniques for creating complex designs and professional-looking renderings, creating conceptual designs, creating and customizing objects.

Course Outline

Day One


  • Importing and Exporting
  • Working with Revit Linked Files

Building Site Tools

  • Importing Vector and Raster
  • Linking Projects
  • Site Plans and Topo Surfaces
  • Working with Site Tools


  • Phasing and Design Options
  • Using Design Options
  • Design in Phases

Design and Analysis

  • Project Collaboration
  • Sun Studies

Advanced Rendering Techniques

  • Rendering Interiors
  • Walkthroughs
  • Managing Material Libraries

Extracting Information

  • IFC and ODBC Database Export/Import
  • Running an Interference Check

Day Two

Parametric Components

  • Creating and Using In-Place Families
  • Creating and Modifying Parametric Families
  • Creating Nested Families
  • Using Component Groupings

Conceptual Massing

  • Creating Complex Massing Forms
  • Energy Analysis from Massing Models

Creating Custom Designs

  • Creating Complex Roofs
  • Creating Complex Stairs
  • Creating Structural Systems

Autodesk Revit Worksharing

  • Managing Project Sharing with Worksets
  • Managing Worksets and Multiple Users
  • Controlling Workset Visibility and Graphic Overrides

Construction Documentation

  • Working with Rooms
  • Creating Parts and Assemblies
  • Working with Legends
  • Managing Revisions
  • Keynoting


  • Students should be comfortable with the fundamentals of Autodesk Revit as taught in the Autodesk Revit Architecture Essentials course. Knowledge of basic techniques is assumed, such as creating walls, roofs, and other objects, copying and moving objects, creating and working with views, etc.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft® Windows.

Course Cost

This 2-day course is $745 per person.

Course Dates

There are no dates scheduled for this course at this time. Please Contact Us to request a new course date or view our full course schedule for similar courses.


Note: The suggested course duration is a guideline. Course topics and duration may be modified by the instructor based upon the knowledge and skill level of the course participants.

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