Revit Architecture – Essential

Trainer NameN/A

Location Online

Duration 30 hours

Date Range 05.11.2023 - 19.11.2023

Course Information


In this course, you will learn about the user interface and Autodesk Revit commands for design development and construction documentation. The training will focus on the basic tools that most students need to work with Autodesk Revit Architecture.

You will understand the purpose of Building Information Management (BIM) and how it is applied in Revit. You will also learn to navigate the Revit Architecture workspace and interface, work with drawing and editing tools, create levels and grids, build 3D models with walls, windows, and doors, add floors and roofs, create stairs and ceiling plans, add furniture and equipment, set up sheets for plotting, and create details.


The course aims to equip students with the skills to create comprehensive 3D architectural project models and incorporate them into functional working drawings. The training focuses on providing in-depth knowledge of Autodesk Revit functionality within the design process.


  • Architects
  • Interior designers
(students and engineers )


  • Introduction to Autodesk Revit Architecture

Building Information Modeling

Overview of Interface

Standard Terminology

Starting Projects

Viewing Commands.

  • Basic Drawing and Editing Tools
General Drawing Tools
Editing Elements
Basic Modifying Tools.
  • Datum Elements – Levels and Grids
Setting Up Levels
Linking and Importing CAD Files
Creating Structural Grids
Adding Columns.
  • Drawing and Modifying Walls
Drawing Walls
Modifying Walls
Helpful Editing Tools.
  • Doors and Windows
Adding Doors and Windows
Loading Door and Window from the Library
Creating Additional Door and Window Sizes.
  • Curtain Walls
Creating Curtain Walls
Adding Curtain Grids
Working with Curtain Wall Panels
Attaching Mullions to Curtain Grids.
  • Creating Views
Duplicating Views
Adding Callout Views
Setting the View Display
Elevations and Sections.
  • Floors
Creating Floors
Creating Shaft Openings
Creating Sloped Floors.
  • Components
Adding Components
Modifying Components.
  • Reflected Ceiling Plans
Creating Ceilings
Ceiling Soffits
Adding Ceiling Fixtures.
  • Roofs
Creating Roofs
Creating Roofs by Footprint
Reference Planes and Work Planes
Creating Roofs by Extrusion
Cleaning Up Wall and Roof Intersections.
  • Vertical Circulation
Creating Assembled Stairs
Modifying Assembled Stairs
Sketching Custom Stairs
Creating Ramps-Working with Railings.
  • Construction Documents
Setting Up Sheets
Placing and Modifying Views on Sheets
Printing Sheets.
  • Annotating Construction Documents
Working with Dimensions
Working with Text
Adding Detail Lines and Symbols.
  • Tags and Schedules
Adding Tags
Rooms and Room Tags
Working with Schedules (BOQ and Material Takeoff)
Creating Legends.
  • Detailing in Autodesk Revit Architecture
Setting up Detail Views
Creating Details
Annotating Details.