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NONAC04062

Revit Essentials

Non-accredited Short Course

Learn the basics of Revit.

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STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane
WAYS TO STUDY On campus Online
NEXT INTAKE Start date: 25 Mar 2024 Duration: 6 weeks View all intakes
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$610 - $775

Course overview

In this short course, you will learn how to produce 2D drawings, 3D models and digital presentations using the industry-standard BIM software Autodesk Revit.

You will gain skills in creating and editing building components using basic structural framing systems, dimensioning, annotating and setting up views and sheets.

This is an ideal course for building designers, interior designers and technicians.

Course outcome:

Statement of Participation

Ways to study
  • You'll learn face to face with a teacher in a classroom or simulated workplace environment. You may access learning materials through our online learning management system Connect. Learn more

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CAMPUS STUDY MODE START DATE DURATION WORKLOAD WHAT YOU'LL PAY
South Bank
On Campus
25 Mar 2024
6 weeks
Part time 1 night per week
  • Full fee: $775
demo

South Bank

On Campus

  • Online Time

    How much of the course will be delivered online. 

    0%
  • On Campus Time
    100%
START DATE

The date the course starts. Apply early as intakes fill up quickly. 

25 Mar 2024

The date the course starts. Apply early as intakes fill up quickly. 

DURATION

The total length of time it takes to complete the course.

6 weeks

The total length of time it takes to complete the course.

Workload

The average amount of time students will need to allocate to study each week.

Part time 1 night per week

The average amount of time students will need to allocate to study each week.

WHAT YOU'LL PAY
  • Full fee: $775
Class format

Some courses include classes at scheduled times while others can be completed in your own time.

Teacher-led, Scheduled

Some courses include classes at scheduled times while others can be completed in your own time.

VIRTUAL CLASS

Scheduled online classes using video conferencing software (such as Zoom).

No

Scheduled online classes using video conferencing software (such as Zoom).

ASSESSMENT

The primary location assessments will take place. Some courses also require vocational placement.

No assessment

The primary location assessments will take place. Some courses also require vocational placement.

TEACHER COMMS

The different ways you can contact your teacher throughout the course.

  • Phone, Email, Face-to-face, Zoom

    The different ways you can contact your teacher throughout the course.

South Bank
On Campus
31 Jul 2024
6 weeks
Part time 1 night per week
  • Full fee: $775
demo

South Bank

On Campus

  • Online Time

    How much of the course will be delivered online. 

    0%
  • On Campus Time
    100%
START DATE

The date the course starts. Apply early as intakes fill up quickly. 

31 Jul 2024

The date the course starts. Apply early as intakes fill up quickly. 

DURATION

The total length of time it takes to complete the course.

6 weeks

The total length of time it takes to complete the course.

Workload

The average amount of time students will need to allocate to study each week.

Part time 1 night per week

The average amount of time students will need to allocate to study each week.

WHAT YOU'LL PAY
  • Full fee: $775
Class format

Some courses include classes at scheduled times while others can be completed in your own time.

Teacher-led, Scheduled

Some courses include classes at scheduled times while others can be completed in your own time.

VIRTUAL CLASS

Scheduled online classes using video conferencing software (such as Zoom).

No

Scheduled online classes using video conferencing software (such as Zoom).

ASSESSMENT

The primary location assessments will take place. Some courses also require vocational placement.

No assessment

The primary location assessments will take place. Some courses also require vocational placement.

TEACHER COMMS

The different ways you can contact your teacher throughout the course.

  • Phone, Email, Face-to-face, Zoom

    The different ways you can contact your teacher throughout the course.

  • All of your study will be done online and you can work through your studies at your own pace. You can access your learning materials 24/7 through our online learning management system Connect. Learn more

  • demo View comparison chart
STUDY MODE START DATE DURATION WORKLOAD WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Online self-directed
29 Apr 2024
6 weeks
Part time 3 hours per week
  • Full fee: $610
demo

Online self-directed

  • Online Time

    How much of the course will be delivered online. 

    100%
  • On Campus Time
    0%
START DATE

The date the course starts. Apply early as intakes fill up quickly. 

29 Apr 2024

The date the course starts. Apply early as intakes fill up quickly. 

DURATION

The total length of time it takes to complete the course.

6 weeks

The total length of time it takes to complete the course.

Workload

The average amount of time students will need to allocate to study each week.

Part time 3 hours per week

The average amount of time students will need to allocate to study each week.

WHAT YOU'LL PAY
  • Full fee: $610
Class format

Some courses include classes at scheduled times while others can be completed in your own time.

Self-paced

Some courses include classes at scheduled times while others can be completed in your own time.

VIRTUAL CLASS

Scheduled online classes using video conferencing software (such as Zoom).

No

Scheduled online classes using video conferencing software (such as Zoom).

ASSESSMENT

The primary location assessments will take place. Some courses also require vocational placement.

No assessment

The primary location assessments will take place. Some courses also require vocational placement.

TEACHER COMMS

The different ways you can contact your teacher throughout the course.

  • Phone, Email, Zoom

    The different ways you can contact your teacher throughout the course.

Online self-directed
01 Jul 2024
6 weeks
Part time 3 hours per week
  • Full fee: $610
demo

Online self-directed

  • Online Time

    How much of the course will be delivered online. 

    100%
  • On Campus Time
    0%
START DATE

The date the course starts. Apply early as intakes fill up quickly. 

01 Jul 2024

The date the course starts. Apply early as intakes fill up quickly. 

DURATION

The total length of time it takes to complete the course.

6 weeks

The total length of time it takes to complete the course.

Workload

The average amount of time students will need to allocate to study each week.

Part time 3 hours per week

The average amount of time students will need to allocate to study each week.

WHAT YOU'LL PAY
  • Full fee: $610
Class format

Some courses include classes at scheduled times while others can be completed in your own time.

Self-paced

Some courses include classes at scheduled times while others can be completed in your own time.

VIRTUAL CLASS

Scheduled online classes using video conferencing software (such as Zoom).

No

Scheduled online classes using video conferencing software (such as Zoom).

ASSESSMENT

The primary location assessments will take place. Some courses also require vocational placement.

No assessment

The primary location assessments will take place. Some courses also require vocational placement.

TEACHER COMMS

The different ways you can contact your teacher throughout the course.

  • Phone, Email, Zoom

    The different ways you can contact your teacher throughout the course.

Online self-directed
07 Oct 2024
6 weeks
Part time 3 hours per week
  • Full fee: $610
demo

Online self-directed

  • Online Time

    How much of the course will be delivered online. 

    100%
  • On Campus Time
    0%
START DATE

The date the course starts. Apply early as intakes fill up quickly. 

07 Oct 2024

The date the course starts. Apply early as intakes fill up quickly. 

DURATION

The total length of time it takes to complete the course.

6 weeks

The total length of time it takes to complete the course.

Workload

The average amount of time students will need to allocate to study each week.

Part time 3 hours per week

The average amount of time students will need to allocate to study each week.

WHAT YOU'LL PAY
  • Full fee: $610
Class format

Some courses include classes at scheduled times while others can be completed in your own time.

Self-paced

Some courses include classes at scheduled times while others can be completed in your own time.

VIRTUAL CLASS

Scheduled online classes using video conferencing software (such as Zoom).

No

Scheduled online classes using video conferencing software (such as Zoom).

ASSESSMENT

The primary location assessments will take place. Some courses also require vocational placement.

No assessment

The primary location assessments will take place. Some courses also require vocational placement.

TEACHER COMMS

The different ways you can contact your teacher throughout the course.

  • Phone, Email, Zoom

    The different ways you can contact your teacher throughout the course.

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Revit Essentials (NONAC04062)

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Revit Essentials

COURSE CODE: NONAC04062
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Entry requirements

Selection criteria
  • Computer skills are essential
  • Skills in CAD software is recommended
  • Basic understanding of an architectural floor plan

If you are under the age of 17 years, special enrolment conditions may apply.

Resources required

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect, and a computer with capacity to run Revit software, as well as Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat Reader. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations. Note: Gold Coast students are not required to access Connect.

For online courses and practicing at home in between lessons - you can download the  RevitCAD 2023 student edition from the Autodesk website. You will be prompted to enter your TAFE Queensland Student Number, which is outlined on your Confirmation of Enrolment or receipt.

Gold Coast

  • Please bring a pen (blue or black), exercise book or notepaper, highlighter pen, memory stick/USB drive (2GB minimum) for saving of projects for use on your home computer.  A calculator is optional.
  • You will have access to individual hi-spec computer (PC) terminals in class time.
     
  • We recommend using public transport or
  • If you are driving, BEFORE you arrive, please download the EasyPark App, set up your account and in the Search bar at top of the screen, type ‘Tafe’ and select the appropriate parking area to set as your location – something similar to this will appear- Care Park Australia street parking, private, 1 day duration.
  • We highly recommend you download the app and enter the details prior to arriving as there may be no signal in the basement. If you have any issues reach out to security on campus located on the ground floor near the lifts.
  • ​Parking can be accessed via Paddington Place. ONLY park in the spaces marked with the Red TAFE Queensland logo on the ground on either B1 or B2 to avoid being fined by Easy Park. 
    Please be aware that parking spaces can fill early.


Please note: The Seedpod Cafe on site at our Robina Campus is not open for business on the weekend or in the evenings so you are advised to bring your own refreshments.
The Green Fields restaurant & bar on site at our Robina Campus is open from 4pm-9pm most days of the week. Green Fields information.

Important information

Greater Brisbane On Campus
Weekly topics 
(Please note these will vary in order and context with each class as your industry expert tailors learning to your class)

Week 1

  • Introduction
  • BIM (Building Information Modelling)
  • Online Resources
  • Revit Terminology
  • Revit Interface
  • Starting a Project
  • Walls

Week 2

  • Walls (continued)
  • Floors
  • Doors & Windows
  • View Range
  • Openings

Week 3

  • Importing CAD files
  • Reference Planes
  • Roofs
  • Ceilings
  • Hosting Sweeps

Week 4

  • Curtin Walls
  • Structural Framing
  • Families

Week 5

  • Families (continued)
  • Stairs & Railings
  • Ramps
  • Toposurface

Week 6

  • Views (Orthographic)
  • Views (Perspective)
  • Annotations
  • Rooms
  • Detail Linework
  • Creating Sheets
  • Printing
  • Materials

 

Gold Coast
This course will enable the student to produce a basic set of residential house plans suitable for analysis by a licenced Building Designer, Architect or Structural Engineer.
(Please Note: It is not legal for individuals without a current Building Services Authority (BSA) Building Design Licence to submit architectural plans to local authorities).

You will develop basic knowledge in the Revit Architecture interface including: understanding levels, creation of the 3D model, creation of 2D views (elevations and section), creation and import of a base site plan, creation of a floor plan including slab, walls, windows, doors, creation of a roof (including fascia/gutter), basic dimensioning and notation.

Course commencement is subject to minimum enrolment numbers.

Pathways

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to apply

Direct application

If you're ready to get started, simply hit the Apply Now button on your preferred course information page and get your application underway online. 

Course disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.