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Revit CAD Essentials

Non-accredited Short Course

Learn the fundamentals of RevitCAD!

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Robina Start date: 28 Feb 2023 Duration: 4 weeks
Full Fee

Course overview

This course will enable the student to produce a basic set of residential house plans suitable for analysis by a licensed 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.

This short course is non-accredited therefore is not registered with the National Training Register.

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Ways to study
28 Feb 2023
4 weeks
6.00pm - 9.00pm - 2 nights per week
Tuesday, Thursday
  • Full fee: $420

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Revit CAD Essentials (NONAC08052)

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Revit CAD Essentials

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

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Selection criteria

Students require sound computer knowledge and a basic understanding of an architectural floor plan.

Resources required
  • 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.
  • Students will have access to individual hi-spec computer (PC) terminals.
  • For practicing at home in between lessons (not mandatory) - you can download the AutoCAD 2022 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. Please ensure this has been installed before your first lesson. Note - You will be using TAFE Computers in class time.
  • Presentations using a digital projector and short in-class tasks with the student version of Revit available for free download for all students.
  • Please note:  students are advised to bring their own refreshments.
  • We recommend using public transport or
  • If you are driving, BEFORE you arrive, please download the EasyPark App, set up your account and enter this code in full: 321988139 to recognise TAFE as the location. 
    Parking can be accessed via Paddington Place. ONLY park in the spaces marked with the Red TAFE Queensland logo on either B1 or B2 to avoid being fined by Easy Park. 
    Please be aware that parking spaces can fill early.


Need to know

Course commencement is subject to minimum enrolment numbers.


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.

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

How to Apply

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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.