Real Animation Works

Garden Design Beginner to Advance Training Course

Garden Design Beginner to Advance Training Course

40 hours
1-2-1 Training

Student / Self-fund £1200

Company £1440 inc VAT

Experience the world of Garden Design with our comprehensive Beginner to Advanced Training Course. Whether you prefer using AutoCAD or Vectorworks, our course covers all the essential tools and techniques you need to create stunning garden designs.

Led by certified tutors and industry experts, our course offers flexible learning options. You can choose to attend in-person sessions or join our live online classes from anywhere in the world. We understand the importance of convenience, which is why we also provide recorded lessons for future reference.

Throughout the course, you'll gain proficiency in multiple software applications that are vital for garden design. You'll delve into the world of 3D modeling and visualization using either 3DS MAX or Sketchup. Learn how to create detailed plans, and sections, and import 2D designs from CAD into 3DS MAX for a realistic and immersive experience.

In addition, we focus on integrating AutoCAD with 3DS MAX or Sketchup using FBX, enabling you to master grass, vegetation, plants, and water flow systems within your garden designs. Understand how to seamlessly transfer data between these software platforms to enhance the quality and realism of your projects.

Furthermore, our training encompasses Vectorworks Landscape, providing you with a comprehensive understanding of garden construction analysis. Explore lighting, plumbing, and electrical plans to ensure your designs are functional, efficient, and visually appealing.

To add the finishing touches to your garden designs, we also include Adobe Photoshop and Indesign in our curriculum. Discover how to enhance your visuals, create stunning presentations, and showcase your garden designs with professional precision.

Enroll in our Garden Design Beginner to Advanced Training Course and unlock your creative potential in the world of landscape design. Gain practical skills, industry insights, and ongoing support from our team. Start your journey today and create breathtaking garden designs that leave a lasting impression.

Garden Design Training in London is a One-to-One training program. This means that you will receive personalized attention from our expert trainers throughout your course.

Our Garden Design training program has been designed to equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to create stunning and functional outdoor spaces. Our trainers will guide you through the entire design process, from the initial consultation to the final construction.

As a One-to-One training program, you will have the opportunity to work closely with our trainers to develop your unique design style and approach. Our trainers will provide you with individualized feedback and support to help you achieve your goals and become a successful garden designer.

Additionally, our Garden Design training program offers flexible scheduling options to fit your busy lifestyle. We understand that your time is valuable, and we want to ensure that you can complete your training at your own pace.

Whether you are looking to start a career in garden design or simply want to enhance your existing skills, our Garden Design training program is a perfect choice. With our One-to-One training approach, you will receive the individual attention you need to succeed in this exciting and rewarding field.

Training Duration: 40 hours
Time and day can be chosen by students if we have available slots. Our Business hours are from 09:00 am to 7:00 pm (Monday to Saturday).

Companies: £1200(Plus a 20% VAT) = £ 1440.
Price for Students and self-financed: £1200.

(If you are a student or if you are unemployed then you are eligible for a 
£200 discount and the total fee for you is £1000 Plus VAT. You can also pay in two installments)

1. AutoCAD or Vectorworks. (Your choice).

2. 3DS MAX or Sketchup (3D plans, Sections, and Importing 2D plans from CAD into 3DS Max).

3. AutoCAD Integration with 3ds max or Sketchup using FBX (understanding grass, vegetation, plants, and water flow system).

4. Vectorworks landscape and understanding garden construction analysis. (Lighting, Plumbing, and electrical plans).

5. Adobe Photoshop and Indesign.


  1. One to One training.
  2. Choose your own time and day.
  3. Free online support after the course.
  4. PDF notes and handouts.
  5. Certificate of attendance.
  6. Affordable rates.
  7. Help in configuring the computer for Software installation.
  8. Recommend a friend and get discounts.
  9. Super discounts on Group training courses.
  10. Open Monday to Sunday till late.
  11. Bespoke and customized training courses.

3DS MAX Course Outline (Students can choose between 3ds max and Sketchup)


1. Introduction

2. Basic interface and layout study

3. Basic and extended primitives

4. Basic layout setting for Architects and designers

Modeling Basic to Advanced level.

1. Edit Poly Modeling

2. Extrude

3. Chamfer

4. Cut and Slices

5. Symmetry Mirror Modeling

6. Designing a table and chair

7. Designing a full 3D house using box

8. Lines and Shapes

9. Importing a plan from AutoCAD/Vectorworks

10. Making an interior space

11. Doors and Windows

12. AEC extended

13. Railing and Trees

14. Stairs 

Advanced Modifiers

1. Compound objects

a. Connect

b. Scatter

c. Pro Boolean

d. Loft

e. Terrain

2. Bend

3. Taper

4. Twist

5. Stretch

6. Skew

7. FFD

8. Wave and Ripple

9. Lattice

9. Lathe

Advanced modeling

Start to Finish Project including furniture and lights.

Basic Lights

1. Omni Light

2. Spot Light

3. Direct Light

4. Light effects

5. Advanced Lighting


1. Free Camera

2. Target camera

3. Advanced Camera Animation / Path Animation

Texturing and Rendering

1. Diffuse and Bump Mapping

2. Environment and Background images

3. Rendering images

4. Vray Advance rendering and lighting

V-Ray Basic to Advanced level Course Outline


1. What is VRay and how to setup VRay

2. VRay image saving options

Global Illumination in VRay

1. Irradiance Map

2. Light Cache

3. Quasi-Monte Carlo/ Brute Force

4. Environmental Lighting

Image Sampling

2. Fixed

3. Adaptive QMC

4. Adaptive Subdivisions

VRay Lights

1. Plane Light

2. Dome Light

3. Sphere Light

4. VRay Sun

5. VRay Shadow

6. Image-based lighting HDRI

7. Object-based lighting

VRay Camera

1. Focal Length

2. Film speed

3. Shutter Speed

VRay Materials

1. Diffuse Color

2. Reflection

3. Refraction

4. Blurry Reflections

Rendering Test Scenes

5. Rendering an interior scene

6. Rendering an exterior scene


Introduction to Photoshop

Opening saving and managing multiple files

Interface Overview

Image Formats


Navigation of windows in Photoshop

Zooming in images

Panning around

Scroll Images

Rotating images

Resolution and Image Size

Image size and Resolution

Resolution Standards

Selection and editing

Selection methods

Marquee tools

Lasso Tools

Magic wand tool

Moving your selection

Crop tool


Creating text

Font type and styles

Font size

Scale and Rotate

Transforming Objects

Rotating using Freeform

Scaling using Freeform


Saving PSD

Saving a JPEG

SketchUp Course Outline

Installation and versions

1. Comparisons of Sketchup and other 3D applications


1. Interface basics

2. Workflow

3. Walking around

4. Creating Camera views

5. Shading faces and edges

6. Shadow and fog

7. Selecting and moving objects

8. Scaling and rotating

9. Manipulating faces and edges

10. 10 Advance selections

Drawing in Sketchup

1. Line tool

2. Using the line as 3d object

3. Rectangle and Circles

4. Polygon

5. Push and pull

6. Offset tool

7. Follow me

8. Text and 3d text

9. Edges and smooth modifier

10. Sections and guides

Organizing Scenes

1. Grouping

2. Exploding group

3. Hiding and Unhiding

4. Layers

5. Outlines


1. Applying materials

2. Editing materials

3. Creating materials


1. Applying styles

2. Creating styles

3. Animation

Autocad Course Outline



• Command Line


• Drawing Controls

• Units

• Workspace



• Line

• Polyline

• Circle

• Arc

• Rectangle

• Ellipse

• Spline

• Polygon

• Ray

• Hatching

• Gradient


• Measure

• Select All


• Move

• Copy

• Rotate

• Mirror

• Fillet

• Trim

• Extend

• Erase

• Offset

• Explode

• Array

• Stretch

• Break

• Polyline Edit

• Hatch Edit

• Scale (Two methods)


• Creating Layers

• Managing Layers

• Isolate/Un Isolate

• Changing Layers

• Line Type

• Line Weights


• Dimensions

• Text

• Dimension Style

• Text Style

• Leaders


• Colours

• Line weights

• Line Types

• Line Type Scaling


• Create

• Insert

• Edit

• Explode

• Export


• Insert

• Attach


• Navigate

• View

• Windows


• Model Space

• Layouts/Workspaces

• Viewports

• Layout Scaling

• Paper Setup

• What To Plot

• Plot Scale

• Plot Offset

• Plot Options

Vectorworks Course Outline

Vectorworks Interface


Opening and Filing files

Creating Objects and shapes



Applying Graphic Attributes


Modeling and Drawing

Tools and other Commands in Detail

Integration between Autocad ad Vectorworks

Creating, Modifying, and Editing



Callout text Tool

Organizing Information

Design Layers and Sheet Layers


Design Layer and Class Options

Assigning Objects to Layers and Classes

Viewports and Sheet Layers

Drawing Buildings

Setting up the Layer Heights

Drawing Walls

Creating a Roof

Creating a Model

Part 2: Vectorworks Architect

File Setup for scaling the drawing

Document Setup

Text Styles

Custom Dimension Standard

Property Line

Concept Drawings


Plan Viewport

Perspective Viewports

Creating the Walls

Creating the Roof

Developed Design Drawings

Doors and Windows

Drawing Buildings

Standard Vectorworks Doors and Windows

Windows and Door Manager

Geometry Settings


Standard Title Blocks (Drawing Border)

Drawing Labels

Notes, Keynotes, and Callouts

Working Drawings

Final project in the presence of the tutor using basics of InDesign.   

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Expert Trainers

We’re proud of our team at Real Animation works ltd. They’re all finest on the qualities of their expert backgrounds, and discrete skills and experience. Most prominently, everybody here stocks the same philosophy and commitment to making your dream a reality.

Sitwat Ali

Lead Trainer and Director.

Msc Computers with Specialization in Renderings and Digital image processing.

MA Digital moving image Specialization in Interior architecture visualization. 

London Metropolitan University 

Experience: 25

years of experience in teaching and 3d visualization.

Teaching Experience:

Revit, Autocad, 3ds max, Vray, Photoshop, Maya, Sketchup, Unreal Engine, Adobe After effects, and Podium for Sketchup. 


Bsc Computers with Specialization in Renderings and Digital image processing.

Autodesk certified professional.

Experience: 20

years of experience in teaching and 3d visualization and Game design.

Teaching Experience:

Revit, Autocad, 3ds max, Vray, Photoshop, Unity 3d, Unreal Engine, Adobe After effects, and Illustrator, AR/VR.


Ba Architecture Riba Part 1 

Manchester School Of Architecture

M Arch Master Of Architecture Riba Part 2

Newcastle University

Architecture Diploma Part 3

Westminster University


BA Interior design.

MA Interior architecture. 

University of the arts London (UAL)

Teaching Experience:

Vectorworks, Autocad, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, indesign,

Illustrator, and Podium for Sketchup. 


Diploma in Interior design and architecture visualization. Real Animation works ltd

BTEC in Aerospace Engineering

Teaching Experience:

Autocad, 3ds max, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, indesign, Solidworks, and Podium for Sketchup. 


BA Architecture arb/RIBA Part 1. Kingston University London

Teaching Experience:

Autocad, Rhino, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, indesign, and Podium for Sketchup.


University of Derby, BA Interior Architecture and Venue Design 2014 – 2017

Focusing on plans, elevations, sections and construction. Shaped a lot of site analysis and precedent studies.

University of Brighton, MA Interior Design 2017 – 2019

Specializing in creating design mood boards and design strategies for both vintage and contemporary. Creating full interior design.

Teaching Experience:

Vectorworks, AutoCAD, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, InDesign, Illustrator, and Podium for Sketchup.

Discounts on Fees:

We provide a discount on fees to students and to unemployed people on some of our courses so if you are enrolling in a course please contact us and we will guide you through the process to get the discount.


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Training Method: One to One........Days: We are open to booking this 1-2-1 course anytime from Monday to Saturday 9 am to 7 pm.........Face to Face in-person at our location or Live Online using Zoom or Teams (Your Choice).

Enrolled: 3 students
Duration: 40 hours
Level: Advance
Type: 1-2-1 Training

Working hours

Monday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Sunday Closed

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