Graphisoft ArchiCAD Essentials


ArchiCAD is a leading BIM software created by architects for architects. It is suitable for BCA BIM e-Submission.

This basic course lets you explore BIM with confidence and experience the functionality and benefits for working on various project types and components.

It introduces BIM architecture and principles, guiding through the steps and tools in setting up and creating the Model, managing projects with associated documentation, plus extracting basic data from the Model.


Introduction to ArchiCAD Interface

Walls, Element selection, Nodes, Hotspots

Editing walls, Interior walls, Trimming

Doors, Pickup/ Inject Parameters, Windows

Multiply Elements, Slabs, Stairs

Sections, Stories, Tracing, Slabs, Roof

Select all Elements, Trim to Roof, Objects

Terrain Mesh, Solid Element operations, Composite Structures

Building materials, Rendering

Zones, Category Colors, Zone Cover Fills

Interactive Schedules, Labels, Markers

Automatic Dimensions, Deleting Dimensions, Manual Dimensions

Adding and deleting Points to the Dimension chain

Deleting segments of the Dimension chain

Editing Dimension texts, level Dimensions, elevation Dimensions,

3D Cutting Planes, 3D Documents

Model View Options, Layers and Layer combinations

Pen Sets, Saving a View

Renovations, Layouts, Drawings

Master Layouts, Publishing

Who Should Attend | Architects, Builders, Engineers and anyone interested in BIM or preparing to take on the role of BIM Modeler, Coordinator and Manager.

Students preparing for architectural, engineering and construction studies, including the BCAA Specialist Diploma in BIM.

Professionals with prior software knowledge looking for refresher and updates and certification. CAD experience is helpful but not necessary.

Trainer | Certified Trainer with over 3 years of work and training experience in the AEC sector

Duration | 16 Hours | Saturday Aug 5, 12, 19, 26 | 2.30-6.30pm

Class size | 6-12

Teaching Mode | Instruction, Demo and Practice Assignments

Materials | Latest software version on individual Laptop, e-Manual provided

Award | GRAPHISOFT BIM Certificate of Completion

SkillsFuture | CRS-N-0041196 (full fee)

Aug 5 - Aug 8, 2017
[ Sat ] - [ Tue ]
2:30 PM - 6:30 PM SGT
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