Real Animation Works

Sketchup Basic to Advanced Training Course

Sketchup Basic to Advanced Training Course

16 hours
1-2-1 Training

Student / Self-fund £465

Company £600 inc VAT

What are SketchUp and Vray?

SketchUp is a versatile 3D modeling and rendering software widely used in architecture, interior design, engineering, and more. It integrates with Google Earth and has versions, including a free web-based option.

When Can I book this Training Course?

Personalized training experience with our flexible 1-on-1 training sessions. Tailor your own schedule by pre-booking a convenient hour of your choice, available from Monday to Saturday between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m., or Call 02077202581 to book over the phone.

Training duration? 16 hrs. "You can split these 16 hours over as many days as you need to create your ideal schedule."

Method? 1-on-1, (In-person Face to Face or Live Online), Personalized attention, Tailored content, Flexible pace, Individual support.

Live Online 1-on-1 Over Zoom is also available.

🖱️👉 Join our 1-on-1 Course Today!

Importance of SketchUp and Vray Skills:

SketchUp is recognized as the top architectural software (G2’s Grid Report, Summer 2022). Drafters earn a median annual wage of £60,290 (May 2021) with 3% job growth (2021-2031) and around 18,900 yearly job openings. Proficiency in CAD and SketchUp, often required, enhances employability, supported by 18,000 job openings on

Key Details

The foundational course for newcomers to the world of 3D design is our "Sketchup Basic to Advanced " training program.

Our course inducts beginners into the advanced level of 3D design using SketchUp and V-ray, imparting proficiency in the following areas:

Crafting intricate 3D designs.

Integrating textures, scenes, and styles seamlessly.

Mastering SketchUp's vital tools and commands.

Versatile Techniques:

Learn techniques with wide-ranging applications in SketchUp, beneficial for endeavors like interior design, architecture, landscaping, and more. See exceptional work samples achieved through this journey.

Flexible Delivery:

Choose from in-person sessions at our London center or dynamic live online classes.

Targeted Audience:

Perfect for beginners, regardless of Windows or Mac usage, aiming to create captivating SketchUp visualizations.

Effective Learning:

Hands-on training by skilled instructors, combining theory, step-by-step demos, and practical exercises on SketchUp.

Cross-Platform Compatibility:

SketchUp functions seamlessly on both Windows and Mac systems, with access to computers of your preference.

Proficient SketchUp Experts

Hosting the SketchUp courses are seasoned authorities in the realm of 3D design, CGI, and the art of crafting visualizations and rendered images. Further details about our Expert trainers can be found.

SketchUp Bonus Package:

Enroll and gain a curated collection of bonus models and textures, meticulously prepared to bolster your design projects. After training, access these valuable resources through a download link. These assets, including a detailed residential interior model, are versatile and transferable, deepening your SketchUp skills.

SketchUp Training Perks:

Upon completion, receive a practical SketchUp guide for in-course reference and future review. Opt for a printed guide or digital PDF, with printed guides delivered to your address for online participants. An electronic certificate validates your successful training.

Ongoing Support:

Enjoy lifetime email support from your dedicated SketchUp trainer after completing the course. Resolve post-course queries with confidence.


No prior SketchUp or CAD experience is required. Strong computer skills and familiarity with your operating system (Windows/Mac OS) are prerequisites.

Version Focus:

Our training primarily covers SketchUp Pro 2023, suitable for users of SketchUp Pro 2017 and later versions on Windows or Mac.

Our Commitment:

We offer:

Guaranteed value for your investment. Assurance of mastering vital concepts and skills. Customized On-Request SketchUp Training.

Sketchup Basic to Advanced Training Course.

Training Method: 
One to One.
Training Duration: 16 hours.
Days: We are open to booking this 1-2-1 course anytime from Monday to Saturday 9 am to 7 pm.
Example: You can choose 2 days and complete 16 hours over 2 days in 8 hours sessions or 3 days or spread over more days of your choice.
Face to Face in-person at our location or Live Online using Zoom or Teams (Your Choice).

This is one-to-one training of 16 hrs it depends on the student they can finish it in one month or extend the training depending on the time they use.

Rendering software V-ray or Podium.
Company: £500 (Plus a 20% VAT) = £ 600.
Price for Students, self-financed and Live online: £465.


  1. One to One training Sketchup Course.
  2. Choose your own time and day.
  3. Free online support after the Sketchup Course.
  4. PDF notes and handouts Sketchup Course.
  5. Certificate of attendance for Sketchup Course.
  6. Affordable rates.
  7. Help in configuring the computer for Software installation.

Course Content Overview- 16 hours.

Below is a general outline of the course curriculum. The specific topics covered in your training will be tailored to your skill level, available time, and course preferences.

A. SketchUp Interface and Optimization

  • Creating an enhanced workspace
  • Navigating and using different views and camera options
  • Boosting productivity with keyboard shortcuts

B. SketchUp's Approach to Geometry

  • Constructing 2D shapes within the SketchUp environment
  • Moving, copying, and creating arrays
  • Achieving precise geometry using measurements

C. Drawing Lines

  • Mastering the Line tool for simple and efficient drawing
  • Employing constraints and the Inference system

D. Creating 3D Geometry

  • Building 3D models using Pushpull
  • Exploring essential tools like Offset, Follow Me, Scale, and Rotate

E. Modifications and Accuracy

  • Accurate shape deformation while maintaining measurements
  • Displaying dimensions effectively
  • Harnessing the power of Groups for diverse purposes

F. Copying and Positioning

  • Advanced copying techniques (Array)
  • Precisely positioning objects in the model

G. Components

  • Understanding the distinction between Groups and Components
  • Streamlining workflows using component clones

H. Basic Materials

  • Applying built-in materials for coloring and texturing models

I. 3D Warehouse

  • Efficiently integrating pre-made 3D models to populate your design

J. Complex Modeling

  • Tackling challenging objects and working with curved shapes
  • Intersecting geometry for intricate designs

K. Advanced Strategies

  • Cross Sections for insightful exploration
  • Planning strategies for various project types like Landscape, Interior, and Architecture

L. Working with Imagery

  • Utilizing images and photos effectively in SketchUp
  • Styling and configuring backgrounds

M. Tracing Drawings

  • Incorporating reference drawings and CAD files for precision

N. Texture and Materials

  • Enhancing models with built-in and custom textures
  • Editing and fine-tuning model textures

O. Photomatch

  • Creating 3D models from photographs using Photomatch

P. Printing and Output

  • Presenting 3D models through static images, PDFs, animations, and 3D models

Q. Advanced Topics Overview

  • Exploring photorealistic rendering and Vray
  • Introduction to Layout
  • Extensions and Plugins

Please note that the specific content covered may vary based on your individual training requirements.

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3D Warehouse

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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. 


BA Architecture arb/RIBA Part 1. Kingston University London

Teaching Experience:

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


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. 


Kingston University

BA Hons Interior design.

Teaching Experience:

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


B.Arch – Architecture

Master of Arts (M.A.) – Interior Designer

Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom

Teaching Experience:

AutoCAD, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, InDesign, Vray for Sketchup, Lumion, and Twinmotion.


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.

We offer a wide range of courses on various topics, from 2d/3D design and animation to video editing and motion graphics. Our courses are designed to be interactive, engaging, and easy to follow, and our expert instructors are here to guide you every step of the way.

As a special offer, we're currently offering exclusive discounts for students like you. Simply click student at checkout to receive Discounts off your course fees. 

Our design and animation courses cover everything from the fundamentals to advanced techniques, and our instructors are industry professionals with years of experience. You'll gain hands-on experience with industry-standard software like Autocad, Sketchup, Revit, 3ds max, Unity 3d, vectorworks, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and more.

In addition to our courses, we offer a range of other benefits to our students, including lifetime email and phone help, free course upgrades, and a certificate of completion. Start learning today and take your design and animation skills to the next level!

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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: 16 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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