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Vectorworks 2D-3D 5 Days Training Course Basic to Advanced

Vectorworks 2D-3D 5 Days Training Course Basic to Advanced

25 hours
Group Training

Student / Self-fund £650

Company £750 inc VAT

Course Description: Vectorworks 2D-3D 5 Days Training Course (Basic to Advanced)

The Vectorworks 2D-3D 5 Days Training Course is a comprehensive program designed to take participants from basic to advanced proficiency in Vectorworks software. This immersive course offers an extensive curriculum that covers essential concepts, techniques, and workflows for both 2D drafting and 3D modeling. Participants will gain a deep understanding of Vectorworks and its powerful capabilities, empowering them to create accurate drawings and intricate 3D models with confidence and efficiency.

Over the span of five days, participants will explore Vectorworks' comprehensive toolset, learning industry-relevant workflows and techniques that are tailored to their specific needs. The course is structured to provide a step-by-step progression, starting with the basics and gradually building upon that foundation to reach more advanced concepts.

Participants will begin by familiarizing themselves with the Vectorworks interface, navigation, and workspace customization. They will then delve into 2D drafting, learning fundamental techniques such as drawing tools, editing, dimensioning, and annotation. As the course progresses, participants will explore advanced 2D workflows, including creating sheet layers, managing viewports, and producing professional drawings with precision.

The course will then transition to 3D modeling, where participants will learn to create 3D objects, apply textures and materials, manipulate lighting, and generate realistic renderings. They will gain insights into advanced 3D modeling techniques, allowing them to create intricate designs and visualize their projects in detail.

The Vectorworks 2D-3D 5 Days Training Course is offered in a flexible learning format. Participants can choose to attend the course in person, benefiting from face-to-face interaction with experienced instructors and fellow participants. Alternatively, they can opt for the live online sessions, accessing the course remotely and engaging in real-time learning from anywhere in the world.

Additionally, all participants will receive lifetime access to lesson recordings, allowing them to revisit the course material at their own pace. Email support is also available, ensuring ongoing assistance and guidance even after the course has ended.

Benefits of Taking the Course:

  1. Comprehensive Skill Development: Gain a comprehensive skill set in both 2D drafting and 3D modeling using Vectorworks software. Progress from basic to advanced proficiency, acquiring the tools and knowledge necessary to create accurate drawings and intricate 3D models.
  2. Industry-Relevant Workflows: Learn industry-relevant techniques and workflows that are applicable to various design fields, including architecture, interior design, landscape design, and more. Acquire the skills that professionals demand, enhancing your career prospects.
  3. Enhanced Productivity: Discover time-saving techniques and efficient workflows to optimize your design processes. Become proficient in Vectorworks' tools and features, allowing you to work more productively and deliver projects with greater efficiency.
  4. Practical Hands-On Experience: Engage in practical exercises and projects throughout the course, applying your knowledge in real-world design scenarios. Receive personalized feedback and guidance from experienced instructors, ensuring a comprehensive and immersive learning experience.
  5. Flexibility in Learning: Choose between attending in-person sessions or joining live online sessions. Benefit from the convenience of remote learning, accessing the course from anywhere. Lifetime access to lesson recordings ensures you can review the material at your own pace.
  6. Ongoing Support: Enjoy lifetime email support, allowing you to seek assistance and guidance even after completing the course. Stay connected with instructors and continue learning and growing in your Vectorworks journey.

Enroll in the Vectorworks 2D-3D 5 Days Training Course and embark on an intensive and comprehensive learning journey. Develop the skills and expertise needed to create accurate 2D drawings and intricate 3D models, setting yourself up for success in the design industry.

The Vectorworks 2D-3D 5 Days Training Course Basic to Advanced offers numerous benefits for individuals looking to improve their skills in design software.

Here are some of the key benefits of this course:

  1. Comprehensive learning: The course covers everything from basic 2D drafting to advanced 3D modeling, offering a comprehensive learning experience that covers a wide range of design techniques.
  2. Customizable: The course is customizable to meet the individual needs of participants, allowing them to focus on specific areas of Vectorworks that are most relevant to their work.
  3. Practical exercises: The course includes practical exercises that help participants apply what they’ve learned to real-world scenarios, ensuring that they can use Vectorworks to solve real design challenges.
  4. Expert instruction: The course is taught by expert instructors who have years of experience using Vectorworks and can provide guidance and support throughout the learning process.
  5. Industry-recognized certification: Participants who complete the course receive an industry-recognized certificate that can enhance their professional credentials and improve their job prospects.

Payment procedures.

Payment for Vectorworks 3d training can be made by:
Bank transfer using invoices and booking details or call us on 02077202581.

All major credit and debit cards are accepted. Payment can be made securely online or over the phone. Card payments are processed by Stripe and Take Payments.
We don’t record or store your card details.

If you’re self-funding your training, you can pay in staged payments, interest-free, over 12 months. For further details, see PayPal staged payments.

Cancellations and transfers
You can cancel a booking on a scheduled training course, or transfer to a later course, without penalty providing you give us 10 working days’ notice. Any fees already paid will be refunded.

If you cancel a booking on a scheduled Vectorworks 3d course giving less than 10 working days’ notice or request a transfer to a later course, a cancellation/transfer fee is payable. The fee charged depends on the notice period given. For details please check below.

Cancellation period                                        Fees are payable

5 to 9 working days’ notice.                         30% of the course fee is payable.
3 or 4 working days’ notice.                         50% of the course fee is payable.
Less than 3 working days’ notice.              The full course fee is payable.

The course price includes:
Free group course re-take within 36 months (3 years).
Expert tutors architects, designers, and certified tutors.
Hands-on, practical lessons customized training and lean using your projects
Recordings of your training can also be provided for future reference and PDF notes.
Certificate of completion for your resume and jobs.
Free career guidance that is checking portfolio, checking CV, and mock interviews.

Course Title: Vectorworks 2D-3D 5 Days Training Course Basic to Advanced

Course Description:

This course is designed to introduce students to Vectorworks, a powerful and versatile CAD software that allows for 2D and 3D drafting and design. The course will cover the basics of Vectorworks, including the user interface, drawing tools, and basic 2D drafting techniques. From there, the course will progress to more advanced topics, such as 3D modeling, rendering, and using Vectorworks for architectural and landscape design. By the end of the course, students will have a solid understanding of Vectorworks and be able to use it confidently for a range of design projects.

Day 1: Introduction to Vectorworks

  • Introduction to Vectorworks interface and navigation
  • Basic drawing tools and techniques
  • Creating basic shapes and objects
  • Editing and manipulating objects
  • Setting up layers and classes

Day 2: 2D Drafting in Vectorworks

  • Advanced drawing techniques and tools
  • Creating accurate 2D drawings
  • Adding dimensions and annotations
  • Using symbols and creating custom libraries

Day 3: Introduction to 3D Modeling

  • Introduction to 3D modeling tools and techniques
  • Creating basic 3D shapes and objects
  • Extruding, revolving, and lofting 2D shapes into 3D forms
  • Basic 3D editing and manipulation

Day 4: Advanced 3D Modeling and Rendering

  • Advanced 3D modeling tools and techniques
  • Creating more complex 3D objects and shapes
  • Adding textures and materials to objects
  • Lighting and rendering 3D scenes

Day 5: Using Vectorworks for Architectural and Landscape Design

  • Introduction to Vectorworks architectural and landscape design tools
  • Creating floor plans, elevations, and sections
  • Using the site modeling tools for landscape design
  • Adding plants and other natural features to your designs

Prerequisites: No prior experience in Vectorworks is required, but basic computer skills and familiarity with 2D drafting concepts will be helpful. Students should bring their own laptops with Vectorworks software installed (a trial version can be downloaded from the Vectorworks website).


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

Setting a Perspective

Applying Graphics to Your Model

Creating Static Sections and Elevations

Creating Live Sections and Elevations

Part 2: Vectorworks Architect

File Setup for scaling the drawing

Document Setup

Text Styles

Custom Dimension Standard

Property Line

Different Methods of Making a Model

Using a Scanned Image

Creating a Layer for the Scanned Image

Creating the Site Model

Height in Relation to Boundary

Creating the Lower Floor

Creating the Upper Floor

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

Class and Color Settings

Copy or Apply Attributes

Updating the Concept Plan

Site Modifiers



Standard Title Blocks (Drawing Border)

Drawing Labels

Notes, Keynotes, and Callouts

Working Drawings

The final project from start to finish 2D and 3D.

Free 30-day, BIM & CAD Software Trial Request | Vectorworks 

Vectorworks Trial Version Request.


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 Interior design.

MA Interior architecture.

University of the Arts London (UAL)

Teaching Experience:

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


Kingston University. BA Hons Interior design.

Teaching Experience:

Vectorworks, AutoCAD, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, InDesign, Illustrator, Vray, 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. 


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.

The 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 our Courses.

To make your Vectorworks 3dtraining as reasonable as promising, Real Animation works offer a range of training discounts/offers on our Vectorworks 3dtraining courses and a price guarantee that you won’t get Vectorworks 3dtraining for less in the market.

Training Courses discounts

Multiple delegates.

If you book multiple delegates on any courses, we can offer you amazing discounts.

15% discount if you book two places.

20% discount if you book three or four places.

40% discount if you book five or more places.

This can be for several delegates attending 1 course or 1 delegate attending several courses, or a combination of both. These discounts are available for both classroom-based in person training courses and live online training courses.

Real Animation works on all our courses we offer a 10% discount on scheduled course places to people who work for a registered charity.

Evidence of your position that allows you to a discount may be demanded.

Price guarantee

When you book training with Real Animation works, we want you not to pay over the rates. So, if you book a date/delegate on any planned course and then find the same course at a lower price elsewhere, we will match that price and this is like for like.

To qualify for the price match:

The course you find must be similar.

Cover the same course outline and topics.

Same duration or longer.

The other course institute must be within 30 miles of our institute.

For online training course must be live online course that is instructor-led and not pre-prepared e-learning course.

The lower rate must be published on the other company’s website but not on a marketplace.

You can call us tell us where you found the lower price course and our experts will deal with your queries.


Here please check the availability dates

01/06/2023--02/06/2023--05/06/2023--06/06/2023--07/06/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 25 hrs

03/07/2023--04/07/2023--05/07/2023--06/07/2023--07/07/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 25 hrs

01/08/2023--02/08/2023--03/08/2023--04/08/2023--07/08/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 25 hrs

04/09/2023--05/09/2023--06/09/2023--07/09/2023--08/09/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 25 hrs

02/10/2023--03/10/2023--04/10/2023--05/10/2023--06/10/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 25 hrs

01/11/2023--02/11/2023--03/11/2023--06/11/2023--07/11/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 25 hrs

04/12/2023--05/12/2023--06/12/2023--07/12/2023--08/12/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 25 hrs

Enrolled: 2 students
Duration: 25 hours
Level: Advance
Type: Group Training

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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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