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NavisWorks 2013 Training Course    

Our training for AutoDesk  Navisworks 2013 training consists of 115 individual tutorials, which explore the features and functions of the Navisworks 2013 software family, including Simulate and Manage. With over 7 hours of instruction, our comprehensive and detailed course covers topics such as viewpoint animations, Gantt chart, animation sets, applying and editing materials,  lighting effects, and clash detection.

As you view our training tutorials, you will start with the basics such as an overview of the interface and workspace. As you delve further into the tutorials, you will learn more advanced skills such as interactive animations, background effects, photo-realistic outputs and clash detection. With our AutoDesk Navisworks 2013 training, you will learn to work more effectively and to reduce problems during design and construction.

Course Outline

Getting Started 

  • Exploring the User Interface
  • Customizing Workspaces
  • Manipulating File Units
  • Managing Files
  • Working with Object Enablers
  • Opening and Appending Files
  • Introducing Revit Gridlines
  • Publishing Files
  • Navigating the Model
  • Navigating with Realism Controls
  • Using Head Up Display
  • Navigating with the Navigation Wheel
  • Increasing Navigation Performance
  • Setting the Autosave Feature
  • Customizing Camera Views
  • Navigating 2D/3D DWF/DWFX Files
  • Creating an Avatar
  • Customizing the Appearance Profiler
  • Understanding Navisworks Freedom, Simulate, and Manage

Review - Publisher 

  • Highlighting Objects
  • Reading Object Properties
  • Creating Search Sets
  • Hiding Objects
  • Working with Selection Sets
  • Overriding Materials
  • Measuring Objects
  • Moving Objects
  • Creating Viewpoints
  • Editing Viewpoints
  • Importing and Exporting Viewpoints
  • Creating Viewpoint Animations
  • Exporting an Animation
  • Creating Comments
  • Reviewing Quick Properties
  • Selection Inspector
  • Creating Sections
  • Creating Links
  • Links Options - Settings
  • Comparing Models
  • NWC Exporters
  • Using Switchback
  • Rendering and Lighting Modes
  • Displaying Primitives
  • Database Support
  • Creating Redlining

Simulate - Timeliner

  • Timeline Interface
  • Create Tasks Manually
  • Create Tasks Automatically
  • Gantt Charts
  • Synching the Schedule
  • Timeliner Rules
  • Simulate Playback
  • Configuring Simulations
  • Exporting Simulation

Simulate - Animator

  • Using the Animator Interface
  • Animations Sets
  • Animating Camera Viewpoints
  • Manipulating Objects in Animations
  • Creating Section Planes
  • Manipulate Movement
  • Scaling Objects
  • Manipulation Color and Transparency
  • Putting it All Together

Simulate - Scripterr

  • Scripter Interface
  • Managing Scripts
  • Events
  • On Start Event
  • On Timer Event
  • On Key Press and Collision Events
  • On Collision Event
  • On Hotspot Event
  • On Variable Event
  • On Animation Event
  • Actions
  • Stop Animation Action
  • Show Viewpoint Action
  • Pause Script Action
  • Send Message Action
  • Set Variable Action
  • Store Property Action
  • Load Model Action

Simulate - Presenter 

  • Scripter Concepts
  • Applying Materials
  • Light Effects
  • Background Effects
  • Rendering Effects
  • Exporting Rendered Images
  • Exporting Rendered Animations
  • Editing Materials
  • Advanced Material
  • Ground Planes
  • Individual Lighting Effects
  • Image-Based Lighting Effects
  • Environment Background
  • Custom Environments
  • Light Scattering
  • Rich Photorealistic Content

Manage - Clash Detective 

  • Understanding Clash Detective Interface
  • Selecting Items for Clash Detection
  • Clash Detection Geometry to Time Selection
  • Understanding Clash Detective Rules
  • Commenting on Clashes
  • Clash Test Reporting
  • Clash Detective Audit Checks
  • Create Tests in the Clash Detective
  • Export Clash Data
  • Clash Tests Customization
  • Laser Scan Data
  • Holding/Releasing Objects
  • Viewing Clash Results
  • Time-Based Clashing
  • Clash Detective/Timeliner Report