This course introduces advanced modeling techniques, layer management, section tools, and the import/export of CAD files. You will gain the confidence and the know-how to try just about anything in SketchUp – AND GET IT DONE! Due to the rigorous pace of the course and the complexity of the information that is covered - It is highly recommended that students take the Essentialls 1 and Essentials 2 courses prior to enrolling in the Advanced Skills course.
Students who enroll in this course will be eligible to receive 3 Continuing Education Learning Units (AIA, ASLA).
Students who enroll in this course will receive a free three-month Pro Account membership. For more information on Pro Account benefits, click here.
Classes will be at Sandbox Suites in the South Park area of San Francisco.
Students should bring their own laptop, power cord, and 3-button scroll wheel mouse.
Students should be sure to have the appropriate software installed ahead of time.
For this course, it is recommended that students install SketchUp Pro v8. (See below for additional information.)
If you are using a company-issue laptop be aware that you and your company I.T. department will need to arrange for the following before class begins:
• SketchUp Pro is installed, licensed and working.
• Student has the ability to connect to a wireless network.
• Depending on the course, we may distribute sample files and/or plugins at the time of the class, the installation of which may require administrator privileges. If needed, we may be able to send the requisite files to you ahead of time, in order to avoid any I.T. snafus.