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Revit for AutoCAD Users

by Pierre Derenoncourt

This course will teach you how to produce some of the common 2D deliverables in Revit, which you would normally produce in AutoCAD. You'll gain an appreciation for how plans and views are created and also how design changes are managed in Revit. Software required: Revit.

What you'll learn

So you've read a few articles, attended a few lunch & learns, or maybe you've been to a conference or two. You've been meaning to make that switch from AutoCAD to Revit but just haven't had the time to invest in learning a new design tool. Well you're in the right place! In this course, Revit for AutoCAD Users, you'll learn how to make the transition from AutoCAD over to Revit. First, you'll explore the Revit user interface. Next, you'll discover how to import DWG files from AutoCAD. Then, you'll learn how to create floor plans and elevations. Finally, you'll learn how to create details and sections. By the end of this course, you'll know how to work with imported CAD files in Revit. Software required: Revit.

About the author

Pierre is a Pluralsight training pioneer. Since becoming the first CAD and BIM author at Digital-Tutors (now a Pluralsight company), Pierre has played a major role in building the training library. With a productive background in the CAD industry, working as everything from a drafter to project manager, Pierre has long had a passion for the creativity and hard work that goes into designing architectural projects. Pierre is proud to be able to share his mastery of Revit and AutoCAD with the P... more

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