Autodesk Revit Structure Course

Structural flavour of the leading Building Information Modelling (BIM) tool used by engineers and technicians for model based design and design team collaboration and data sharing. The 3D models are used to streamline the design and analysis process and improve collaboration among project teams. This comprehensive courseware digs into the essential skills required to use the software to design and to share information. Select a version in order to see which formats and what resources are available to purchase.

What You Study

  1. Revit in a Nutshell
  2. Introduction to the Principles of BIM
  3. UI Tour, Project Navigation and View Creation
  4. Element Selection and Manipulation
  5. Visibility Control and Categorisation
  6. Model Development Methodology
  7. Settings, Units and Linking Revit
  8. Modelling Basics - Walls, Columns, Beams & Bracing
  9. Foundations and Piling
  10. System Family Editing
  11. Basic Schedules and Legends
  12. Geometry Formation and In-Place Families
  13. Slab and Roof Tools
  14. Stairs Ramps and Railings
  15. Beam and Truss Systems
  16. Construction Sequencing (Phasing)
  17. 2D Draughting and Annotation
  18. Sheet Compilation and Publication
  19. Basic Subdivision and Collaboration
  20. Introduction to the Principles of Family Editing
  21. Considering options and alternatives

Duration and Attendance

  • Online Learning


  • Home/office Based

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 / CAD related discipline
  • Applicants should have experience utilising computer software programmes such as AutoCAD or Revit Architecture
  • 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:

  • Revit Architecture
  • Revit Architecture: Advanced
  • Executive Guide to BIM
  • Revit MEP
  • BIM Virtual Project

Career Paths

  • Architectural Technologist / Technician
  • Revit Technician
  • BIM Manager
  • Facilities Manager
  • Building Services Engineer


  • £250 per person

Included in this price is:

  • Access to VLE
  • Educational Licence of Revit (system requirements outlined below from Autodesk)

Application Process

  • Online application with supporting evidence of skills set and qualifications

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