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The class files for this training guide were released on Feb. 15, 2017 (part number AS-RAR1701-LSA1IM-CF.exe). Please refer to the link in your training guide to download the latest class files.

Autodesk Revit 2017 (R1) for Landscape Architecture - Imperial (1st Ed.)

Total number of pages: 512
Total Hours: 24

Autodesk Authorized Publisher

The Autodesk® Revit® software is a powerful Building Information Modeling (BIM) program that has allowed countless firms to incorporate the BIM workflow into their designs. As a key component of this workflow, Autodesk Revit allows landscape architecture firms to produce powerfully intelligent designs.

This training guide is designed to teach you the Autodesk Revit functionality focusing on creating and documenting full 3D project models for an urban environment. Begin by learning about the user interface and basic drawing, editing and viewing tools. Then learn how to create a basic building with walls, doors, windows and roofs. From there, move into modelling hardscapes using walls, floors, and stairs and adding components such as trees, site furniture and planting areas. An introduction to topography trains users in using toposurface tools that come with Autodesk Revit. Finally, learn the processes that take the model to the construction documentation phase. 


  • Understanding the purpose of Building Information Management (BIM) and how it is applied in the Autodesk Revit software.
  • Navigating the Autodesk Revit workspace and interface.
  • Working with the basic drawing and editing tools.
  • Starting a project based on existing CAD drawings or Autodesk Revit Models.
  • Adding retaining walls, hardscape, stairs and other building elements.
  • Placing components for plantings, furniture, and lighting.
  • Creating and modifying basic topography.
  • Setting up sheets for plotting with text, dimensions, details, tags, and schedules.
  • Creating details.

An understanding of landscape architecture terminology is an asset.

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