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SketchUp & CAD Class (SUCAD1) 8/3 | L.A.

SketchUp School

Sunday, August 3, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM (PDT)

SketchUp & CAD Class (SUCAD1) 8/3 | L.A.

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Get a 2/3 reimbursement from CSATTF: http://www.csatf.org/pdf/800VendorProvided.pdf
12 Tickets Ended $300.00 $0.00

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Discover the ideal SketchUp & CAD workflow: Work on Importing 2D CAD files and turning those plans and elevations into 3D models in SketchUp. Additionally, learn to Export from SketchUp into your favorite CAD application. If you use SketchUp as a part of your CAD workflow, this class is guaranteed to deliver tips and tricks that will save you massive amounts of time.

Prior Skills: Pre-requisite of SketchUp Essentials 1 class & SketchUp Essentials 2 class, or SketchUp Level 1 video series & SketchUp Level 2 video series.

Class Details

  • Import .DWG files: Learn best practices and ideal import options for bringing plans and elevations into SketchUp.
  • Set-up Plans & Elevation CAD files in SketchUp: Before you turn 2D CAD files into 3D SketchUp models, first learn to properly place, orient and clean-up your imported CAD files.
  • Create 3D models from 2D CAD files: Learn the absolute best workflow for quickly creating an accurate 3D model from your imported floor plans and elevations. 
  • Placing Doors, Windows & other Components: Leverage your plans and elevations to create custom components from scratch, or import properly scaled objects from the 3D Warehouse.  
  • Work with the Section Tool: Find out how to create section views of your model, as well as tips for animating sections for presentations. 
  • Export .DWG files: Find the ideal settings for exporting 2D and 3D CAD files to the next step in your workflow
  • Download time-saving Extensions: Discover the must-have SketchUp Extensions from the Extension Warehouse and use them to dramatically cut-down your time and increase your accuracy.

Students qualify for a $100-off discount if they choose to purchase SketchUp Pro before or after the class.

Students who qualify can apply for 2/3 reimbursement from CSATTF. REGISTER NOW and send your application to CSATTF. Please contact Casey Bernay with any questions: casey@artdirectors.org
Know before you go
  • Students should bring their own laptop, power cord, and 3-button scroll wheel mouse
  • Students should be sure to have SketchUp Pro 2014 installed (you can download a free trial from the SketchUp website)
Have questions about SketchUp & CAD Class (SUCAD1) 8/3 | L.A.? Contact SketchUp School

When & Where

Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art
16926 Saticoy Street
Van Nuys, CA 91406

Sunday, August 3, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM (PDT)

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SketchUp School

School is a SketchUp Authorized Training Center providing online SketchUp tutorials and in-person SketchUp classes since 2005. We live, work and teach in Los Angeles & San Francisco and are excited to help local hobbyists and professionals learn SketchUp. Visit us online at www.sketchupschool.com.

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