Vectorworks Evening Introduction Course


Who is this course for?

Our Vectorworks Evening Introduction Course is ideal for anyone looking to learn or consolidate their existing skills in the software, in a supportive, group learning environment. No experience is necessary and we'll have you drawing plans within the first hour of your class, whatever your ability. The weekly evening classes make this course perfect for anyone looking to learn a new skill whilst balancing the commitments of working life.


What will you learn?

This Vectorworks course is for beginners and will take you through the fundamentals of the software such as drawing and editing before moving on to more advanced skills like room plan graphics and drawing elevations. You’ll leave the course with the confidence to create your own professional quality drawings with ease. 


Course Includes:

  • Expert teaching from practicing architects and designers

  • Bespoke video tutorials to take home

  • Digital reference book for revision

  • Free ongoing after support

  • Tailoring of syllabus and projects where possible

  • LST certificate of completion

  • 10% of all fees allocated to design training for charities and schools.
  • Free course re-take within 18 Months.


Course Coverage:

  • Role of CAD / Introduction to the Vectorworks software

  • Setting up Workspace & Basic options

  • Basic skills – drawing & selecting objects

  • Editing skills – combining shapes, mirroring, rotating & grouping objects

  • Working to scale, setting preferences & saving templates

  • Drawing & moving objects accurately

  • Further editing tools – fillet & offset

  • Introduction to basic attributes & editing groups

  • Duplicate arrays – linear, rectangular & circular

  • Room plan graphics – walls, windows & doors

  • Drawing up a room plan

  • Further attributes including hatch, gradient & image fills

  • Drawing elevations – methods & techniques

  • Creating image fills for elevations

  • Creating symbols & introduction to Resource Browser

  • Organising the drawing using Design Layers

  • Labelling the drawings & simple title block text

  • Converting drawings into PDFs



What: Hands-on practical course, lesson 4 is bespoke allowing for you to work on your projects and portfolio.

When: 4 week evening course - 1 class per week with practice in-between.

Time: 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Where: London Software Training, London, E8 3FA

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London Software Training

17 Sheep Lane, E8 3FA

London, United Kingdom

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