Autodesk Revit Architecture Certified User Course

Course Overview

This course in Autodesk Revit Architecture begins by introducing Revit as a tool for utilising with BIM before exploring commands that will enable you to create parametric building design and documentation. You will be able to create and fully engage with a model, exploring data input/manipulation, visualisation and scheduling. At the end of this course, you will be forwarded for your Autodesk Revit “Certified User” exam.

What You Study

  • Revit for Architecture 2017

·       Revit in a Nutshell

·       Introducing Revit as a BIM tool

·       UI Tour, Project Nav. and View Creation

·       Element Selection and Manipulation

·       Visibility Control and Categorization

·       Model Development Methodology

·       Wall Creation and Manipulation

·       Floors, Roofs and Ceilings

·       Window, Door and Component Use

·       System Family Editing

·       Basic Schedules and Legends

·       Geometry Formation and In-Place Families

·       Massing Tools and the Building Maker

·       Stairs Ramps and Railings

·       Basic Curtain Walls

·       Room Data and Colour-Fill

·       2D Drafting and Annotation

·       Sheet Compilation and Publication

·       Basic Subdivision and Collaboration

  • Introduction to the Principles of Family Editing


Duration and Attendance

One evening per week (Wednesday, 6.00pm to 9.00pm) over 12 weeks


Stenton Campus, Glenrothes

Entry Requirements

Applicants will be considered on a case by case basis but should have or be working towards attaining at least an HNC in a Built Environment related discipline. Applicants should have experience utilising computer software programmes such as AutoCAD. Those working in industry will be considered on the basis of their job role and the skills/attributes associated with that.

Further Study

Subject to demand and availability, options exist to progress to progress to Autodesk certification in the following courses at Fife College;

  • Navisworks

  • Revit MEP

  • Revit Structure

  • BIM Virtual Project


Career Paths

  • Architectural Technologist / Techncican

  • Revit Technician

  • BIM Manager

  • Facilities Manager

  • Building Services Engineer



£500 per person

Included in this price is;

Book - £45

One Exam Fee - £20*

*Each re-sit would incur an additional charge of £20

Application Process

Online application with supporting evidence of skills set and qualifications.

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