EVENTS & TRAINING

Cadsoft products include the industry’s most feature rich and easy-to-use BIM software available on the market today and many of our new clients are up and running in a few hours.

However with any 3D product comes some level of complexity so we offer a wide variety of training options in order to maximize your investment. To achieve the best performance, we recommend selecting one of our training options that best suits your needs.

Weekly Webinars

WEEKLY WEBINARS

Each week Cadsoft offers current clients 45 minutes of training for Free. Each weekly webinar is focused on a single subject so you can come away learning a little more each week and not be overwhelmed with too much information at once. Even better we record the webinars so you can watch them over and over at your leisure. See the Calendar and register..For FREE!

Classroom Training

CLASSROOM & CUSTOM TRAINING

Nothing beats the learning environment of sitting in a classroom with a qualified Cadsoft Instructor for an entire day of learning. Step through guided exercises in a workbook that you get to take home to reference what you learned. See the calendar for dates near you or schedule a custom training session right in your office.  A  Cadsoft Certified Instructor will visit you and guide your entire staff through custom lessons focused on what you need to learn to on-board Envisioneer for greater efficiency in your office! Contact our sales department for more information.

ENVISIONEER EVENT & TRAINING CALENDAR

Nov
19
Tue
Webinar: Roof Framing @ Online Webinar
Nov 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how customize the roof framing options when using rafters or trusses in a design. This webinar will review the various settings so you can insert roof framing options into a project or alter existing roof framing on a model.

Nov
26
Tue
Webinar: Floor Framing @ Online Webinar
Nov 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how to frame floors using the Structural Floor tool in Envisioneer. Learn how to insert and manipulate the floor framing once it has been inserted.

Dec
3
Tue
Webinar: Columns/Beams/Lumber @ Online Webinar
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how to insert, modify and specify purchase lengths for lumber.
Once you register we will send you login information to connect to the class a few days prior to the session.

Dec
9
Mon
LBM Material Take Off 2 Day Training Course @ Altanta, GA
Dec 9 – Dec 10 all-day

Join us for 2 days of Material Take off training and come away with the confidence to do a material list efficiently even in the busiest of seasons!

This is a 2 Day course packed full of learning and practical examples to build your skills. Learn with the Cadsoft team and strengthen your skills.

See the 2 Day learning notes below.

MATERIAL TAKE-OFF FROM AN IMPORTED PDF

As each subject is covered an in-depth discussion occurs on how to create new element types, how they are counted and how to customize the element.

  • Importing a PDF.
  • Drawing Walls.
  • Inserting Doors.
  • Inserting Windows.
  • Viewing in 2D..
  • Viewing in 3D..
  • Customizing Framing.
  • Creating a Foundation.
  • Inserting a Structural Floor
  • Customizing Floor Framing.
  • Inserting a Ceiling.
  • Inserting a Roof
  • Converting a Hip Roof to a Gable Roof
  • Platform Framing at Gable Ends.
  • Generating a Quote.

BENCH MARK TEST – completed to ensure all training participants have a solid understanding and the Instructor can help those that have issues in certain areas.

TAKE OFFS FROM A MODEL DRAWN FROM SCRATCH

In this section the emphasis is on how the elements that are inserted are sorted and how you can customize the software to use your office standards and sort the end reports for various reporting needs.

  • Setting Up a New Project
  • Drawing Walls.
  • Adding Interior Walls.
  • Inserting Doors, Windows and Openings.
  • Customizing Quantitative Data for Individual Walls.
  • Creating a Foundation.
  • Editing Attached Assemblies.
  • Inserting a Structural Floor
  • Cutting an Opening in a Floor
  • Editing Floor Framing.
  • Lowering Walls.
  • Editing Wall Properties.
  • Inserting a Floor in a Room..
  • Lowering Elements in the Garage.
  • Breaking the Sill Plate.
  • Editing the Infill Configuration of Selected Walls.
  • Inserting Ceilings.
  • Creating a New 3D Camera View.
  • Inserting a Roof

Roof Framing

  • Roof Framing Settings.
  • Converting Roof Framing to Members.
  • Moving and Deleting Rafters.
  • Modifying and Adding Roof Frame Members.
  • Ladder Framing.

Quote Generator

  • Generating a Quote.
  • Overview of Quote Generator
  • Overview of a Quote.
  • Importing a Product Database.
  • Replacing Items with Stock Products.
  • Price Controls.
  • Working in Admin Mode.
  • Viewing Reports in Quote Generator
  • Saving a Quote.

 

Dec
10
Tue
Webinar: Quotes and Quantities @ Online Webinar
Dec 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how to customize your quantity information to incorporate extra elements and create formulas to achieve customized quantities.

Dec
17
Tue
Webinar: Import/Export @ Online Webinar
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

There are various file formats that can be imported and exported from Envisioneer. Learn about each one and how they can be used in your business.

Jan
7
Tue
Webinar: Printing @ Online Webinar
Jan 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how to:
– Set up a layout sheet
– Adjust scale when printing
– Set line weights
– Print colour and black and white prints

Jan
14
Tue
Webinar: Schedules @ Online Webinar
Jan 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Envisioneer has the ability to create various types of schedules. Learn how to create, customize and insert a variety of schedules.

Jan
28
Tue
Webinar: Getting Started @ Online Webinar
Jan 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how to get started using Envisioneer. This course is good for the beginner and the seasoned veteran user of Envisioneer.

Topics include: program settings, building locations and how to draw walls in many different ways.
Once you register we will send you login information to connect to the class a few days prior to the session.

Feb
4
Tue
Webinar: Walls @ Online Webinar
Feb 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how to insert walls and edit their properties in a variety of ways so you can quickly and accurately create a floor plan.

Once you register we will send you login information to connect to the class a few days prior to the session.

Online Learning

ONLINE COURSES

Each of our content-rich online workshops provide an in-depth look at specific Envisioneer functions and provides insightful tips and information you can’t find anywhere else! Plus, each of our online training seminars also provides AIBD and NARI continuing education credits. See calendar for upcoming courses.

Special Webinar Event

SPECIAL WEBINAR EVENTS

As a true BIM application, Cadsoft has many integration partners and we want to introduce you to them so you can learn about their great technology too. As a special series Cadsoft hosts 45 minute webinars with special guests. Look for these great webinar events in the calendar.

Weekly Webinars

WEEKLY WEBINARS

Each week Cadsoft offers current clients 45 minutes of training for Free. Each weekly webinar is focused on a single subject so you can come away learning a little more each week and not be overwhelmed with too much information at once. Even better we record the webinars so you can watch them over and over at your leisure.

Classroom Training

CLASSROOM/CUSTOM TRAINING

Nothing beats the learning environment of sitting in a classroom with a qualified Cadsoft Instructor for an entire day of learning. Step through guided exercises in a workbook that you get to take home to reference what you learned. See the calendar for dates near you for scheduled classes or schedule an instructor to come to your office and teach a custom course just for you and your staff! A great way to immerse yourself in learning and getting Envisioneer on-boarded efficiently! Contact sales for more information.

If you are interested in a training course please contact sales.