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

Jul
23
Tue
Columns, Beams and Lumber Webinar @ GoToMeeting
Jul 23 @ 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.

Jul
29
Mon
Model Building & Rendering Class at Cadsoft Office @ Cadsoft Office
Jul 29 all-day

This one day class in Guelph will cover how to build a model in Envisioneer and then take that model and produce renderings and VR experiences.

Topics Covered

  • Drawing Walls
  • Editing Walls
  • Inserting a Fireplace
  • Inserting Doors, Windows and Openings
  • Editing Doors
  • Viewing the Model in 3D
  • Navigating in 3D
  • Inserting a Roof
  • Editing a Roof
  • Using the View Filter
  • Customizing Floor finishes
  • Inserting Ceilings
  • Creating a Kitchen with the Kitchen Builder Wizard
  • Inserting Cabinets
  • Inserting Plumbing Fixtures
  • Creating a Foundation Plan
  • Inserting Strip Footings
  • Inserting Beams
  • Inserting Columns
  • Inserting Pad Footings
  • Inserting a Structural Floor
  • Rendering & VR Settings
  • Understanding Materials
  • Lighting
Jul
30
Tue
Working Drawings & Material Takeoff Class at Cadsoft Office @ Cadsoft Office
Jul 30 all-day

This one day class in Guelph, ON concentrates on how to create a set of working drawings and pull an estimate from an Envisioneer model. In this class you will cover:

  • Starting a New Project
  • Setting Up Building Locations
  • Defining Framing Options
  • The Element Manager
  • Wall, Floor, Ceiling and Roof Framing
  • Purchased Lengths
  • Assemblies
  • Adding Elements to the Catalog
  • Drawing Walls
  • Creating a Foundation
  • Inserting Floors & Openings
  • Inserting Stairs
  • Editing Floors
  • Inserting Openings
  • Replacing & Editing Walls
  • Creating a Cathedral Ceiling
  • Inserting & Editing a Roof
  • Editing wall, floor, ceiling and roof framing
  • Roof Framing Settings
  • Converting Roof Framing to Members
  • Modifying and Adding Roof Frame Members
  • Generating a Quote
  • Overview of Quote Generator
  • Overview of a Quote
  • Viewing Elevations
  • Creating a Section
  • Adding Dimensions
  • Customizing Dimension Styles
  • Adding Text
  • Creating a Text Style
  • Working in Worksheet View
  • Inserting a Title Block
  • Inserting Views
  • Generating a Project Estimate
Quantities and Quotes Webinar @ GoToMeeting
Jul 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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

Aug
6
Tue
Decks Webinar @ GoToMeeting
Aug 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how to:
– Construct a Deck with the Builder Wizard, Deck Tools and Pad tools
– Create a new deck for the Catalog
– Edit an inserted deck

Aug
13
Tue
Terrain Webinar @ GoToMeeting
Aug 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how to:
-Modify the terrain using various tools
-Insert Landscaping features

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

Aug
20
Tue
SitePlan Webinar @ GoToMeeting
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how to create a siteplan in Envisioneer. This session will include how to draw the siteplan, setback lines and insert a birdseye view of the buildings on the site.

Aug
27
Tue
Creating a Template Webinar @ GoToMeeting
Aug 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how a template can save you time.
– settings saved in a template
– where to save a template
– customizing titleblocks in a template

Sep
3
Tue
Catalog Management Webinar @ GoToWebinar
Sep 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn how to customize your Catalog to include elements you use so they look, print and quantify to your customized needs.

Sep
10
Tue
Roofs Webinar @ GoToWebinar
Sep 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn the following tools:
– Editing a roof with a new plate height, pitch and slope
– Adding a dormer
– Adding a Flush Dormer

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.