Introduction to Inventor

Inventor, is a CAD software that is packed with tools and functionality. In this course, you'll be introduced to Inventor, develop a fundamental knowledge of the software, and be on your way to designing your own products.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jun 9, 2017
Duration
2h 42m
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Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jun 9, 2017
Duration
2h 42m
Description

Inventor, like any other CAD software, is packed with tools and functionality. Understanding the "right" way to do things is key to building your professional career as a designer. In this course, Introduction to Inventor, you'll be introduced to this CAD software learning the basics and developing a solid foundation that can be taken to all future Inventor designs. First, you'll delve into the Inventor interface and structure, covering project creation. Next, you'll explore the ins and outs of parts and assembly creation. Finally, you'll dive into how to utilize structural analysis in Inventor. By the end of this course, you'll have a solid foundation of Inventor and be on your way to designing your own products. Software required: Autodesk Inventor 2017.

About the author
About the author

Matt Perez is a CAD consultant and Expert with SolidBox - a leader in CAD IT and Hardware Support. Matt's areas of expertise are in training and consulting in all areas of CAD design from basics to manufacture and sales materials.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hey everyone. My name is Matt Perez, and welcome to my course, Introduction to Inventor. I'm an Applications Expert at SolidBox providing CAD consulting and training across the country. Inventor is a mechanical CAD program that packs an amazing functionality. In this course, we're going to learn the basics of designing parts and assemblies in Inventor. Some of the major topics we'll cover include project creation, part and assembly creation, and structural analysis. By the end of this course, you will have a solid foundation with Inventor and be on your way to designing your own products. Before beginning the course, it would help to be familiar with CAD in general, as well as having an understanding of design, but it's laid out so the topics are arranged from easy to more difficult so anyone can follow along. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn Inventor with Introduction to Inventor course, at Pluralsight.