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Creating Custom Structural Families in Revit

by Dzan Ta

Creating Families is a foundational knowledgebase one must know while using Revit in any project. This course will teach you the concepts you need in order to create any custom structural family as well as any family within Revit. Software required: Revit 2014 or higher.

What you'll learn

Have you ever wondered how custom families are built? Were you ever uncertain about what types of families you could create or what discipline they pertained to? If so, Revit Creating Custom Structural Families is the course for you! In this course, you will learn the foundation for creating any Revit Family. First you will learn about the relationship behind family building. You will then learn the key objects necessary to create the structural families. Finally, you will apply these learning principles to create another custom structural family as well as add additional intelligence to this family. When you complete this course, you will be able to apply everything you have learned to create not just any custom structural family but more importantly, you will apply these assets to building any family. Software required: Revit 2014 or higher.

About the author

Dzan is a Technical Specialist with an expertise in Autodesk AEC software such as Revit, Navisworks, AutoCAD, etc. He has over 20+ years of experience in the industry with a Bachelor of Design Degree in Architecture from Florida International University. Dzan is an Autodesk Expert Elite and Autodesk Certified Instructor, as well as being certified in multiple Autodesk software. He was also an Adjunct Professor for the Art Institute of Atlanta. Dzan is a Certified Chief Instructor for Choi Kwang ... more

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