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Basic AutoCAD and its Applications

  • Posted by Westech College on March 22, 2016 in Blog /

This module provides complete instruction for mastering fundamental AutoCAD commands and drawing techniques. This module provides comprehensive coverage of AutoCAD 2D drafting and design. Topics are presented in an easy-to-understand sequence, building upon acquire chapter knowledge. ANSI and ASME standards are referenced throughout the module, and examples and illustrations focus on industry practices. Basic math skills are practiced and how to use the AutoCAD software to figure out math problems with basic dimensions.    


Advanced AutoCAD and its Applications

  • Posted by Westech College on March 22, 2016 in Blog /

This module provides thorough and, easy-to-understand instruction in 3D drafting/modeling and model visualization. It is appropriate for individual or classroom use. This module provides comprehensive coverage of solid, surface, and mesh modeling in addition to detailed coverage of materials, lighting, rendering, and animation.


Construction and Building Technology

  • Posted by Westech College on March 22, 2016 in Blog /

This module introduces students to construction processes and procedures. Students will learn about construction technology, construction materials and management, and project design. They will study building foundations, subsystems, and structures, and learn how these systems are maintained, prepared, or altered. Information on commercial, industrial, and engineering construction processes and procedures are also included. This module is correlated to the Standards for Technological Literacy. Basic construction drawing math skills are practiced through-out the plans and composition of drawings.


Architecture Residential Drafting and Design

  • Posted by Westech College on March 22, 2016 in Blog /

This module provides comprehensive instruction on traditional and computer-based methods of preparing architectural working drawings in addition to coverage of design and construction principles and methods. It is organized around the design-building process, a logical way for students to easily learn. Latest information on green building technology/sustainable design complements foundational learning. Design/Drafting exercises challenges students to use residential design principles and problem-solving skills, including basic construction math skills and solutions.


Autodesk Revit, Architectural Fundamentals

  • Posted by Westech College on March 22, 2016 in Blog /

The Autodesk Revit software is a powerful Building Information Modeling (BIM) program that works the way architects think. The program streamlines the design process through the use of a central 3D model, where changes made in one view update across all views and on the printable sheets. This module is designed to teach ¬†you the Autodesk Revit functionality as you would work with it throughout the design process. You begin by learning about the user interface and basic drawing, editing, […]


Autodesk Revit Mechanical Electrical Plumbing (MEP) Fundamentals

  • Posted by Westech College on March 22, 2016 in Blog /

This module is designed to teach you the concepts and principles of creating 3D parametric models of MEP systems from engineering design through construction documentation. Throughout this module you will learn how to take full advantage of BIM. Autodesk Revit MEP Fundamentals is intended to introduce you to the software’s user interface and the basic HVAC, electrical, and piping/plumbing components that make Autodesk Revit a powerful and flexible MEP engineering modeling tool. The objective is to familiarize you with the […]


Autodesk Revit Structural Fundamentals

  • Posted by Westech College on March 22, 2016 in Blog /

To take full advantage of Building Information Modeling, the Autodesk Revit Structure Fundamentals has been designed to teach you the concepts and principles from building design through construction documentation using the Autodesk Revit Structure software. This module is intended to introduce you to the user interface and the basic building components of the software that makes it a powerful and flexible structural modeling tool. The goal is to familiarize you with the tools necessary to create, modify, and document the […]


Autodesk Revit Building Information Modeling (BIM) Management Template and Family Creation

  • Posted by Westech College on March 22, 2016 in Blog /

Building Information Modeling (BIM) is an approach to the entire building life cycle. Autodesk Revit Architecture, Autodesk Revit MEP, and Autodesk Revit Structure are powerful BIM programs that support the ability to coordinate, update, and share design data with team members through the design construction and management phases of a building’s life. A key component in managing the BIM process is to establish a company foundation for different types of projects by creating standard templates and custom elements. Having this […]


Autodesk NavisWorks

  • Posted by Westech College on March 22, 2016 in Blog /

This Autodesk Official Training Guide is the perfect detailed reference and tutorial for the powerful Navisworks software. You’ll quickly learn how to use Navisworks to design, review, and collaborate while saving time, meeting budgets, and working efficiently. Covering the entire project design workflow, including real-world examples; and tips, tricks, and expertise. Discover how to work with more than 60 file formats, create a single 3D model, navigate and edit it, find design problems with Clash Detection, visualize schedules. This module […]


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