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Vectorworks 2D-3D 3 Days Training Course

Vectorworks 2D-3D 3 Days Training Course

15 Hours
Group Training

Student / Self-fund £390

Company £480 inc VAT

Course Description: Vectorworks 2D-3D 3 Days Training Course

The Vectorworks 2D-3D 3 Days Training Course is a comprehensive program designed to provide participants with an in-depth understanding of Vectorworks software, covering both 2D drafting and 3D modeling workflows. This course offers an immersive learning experience, combining theoretical knowledge with hands-on practice to ensure participants gain proficiency in utilizing Vectorworks' powerful capabilities.

Over the course of three days, participants will explore the full range of Vectorworks' features and tools, enabling them to create accurate 2D drawings and detailed 3D models with precision and efficiency. The curriculum is carefully structured to cover essential concepts, techniques, and workflows, empowering participants to unlock the full potential of Vectorworks in their design processes.

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

Next, participants will explore the realm of 3D modeling, where they will learn to create 3D objects, apply textures and materials, and manipulate lighting to produce realistic visualizations. They will also delve into 3D modeling techniques specific to their industry, whether it be architecture, interior design, landscape design, or others, customizing the training to their unique needs.

Throughout the training, participants will engage in hands-on exercises and projects, allowing them to apply their knowledge in real-world design scenarios. Experienced instructors will provide guidance and support, ensuring participants' understanding and mastery of Vectorworks' functionalities.

Benefits of Taking the Course:

  1. Comprehensive Skill Set: Gain a comprehensive skill set in both 2D drafting and 3D modeling using Vectorworks software. Learn essential techniques and workflows to efficiently create accurate drawings and detailed 3D models, enhancing your design capabilities.
  2. Efficient Workflows: Discover time-saving techniques and efficient workflows to streamline your design processes. Become proficient in Vectorworks' tools and features, allowing you to work more productively and deliver projects with greater efficiency.
  3. Versatility Across Industries: Acquire skills applicable to various industries, including architecture, interior design, landscape design, and more. Unlock the ability to create professional drawings and immersive 3D models, tailoring your skills to your industry of choice.
  4. Hands-On Practice: Engage in hands-on exercises and projects throughout the training, allowing you to apply your knowledge and skills in practical scenarios. Receive personalized feedback and guidance from experienced instructors, ensuring a comprehensive learning experience.
  5. Professional Portfolio Enhancement: Build a portfolio showcasing your Vectorworks expertise, adding value to your professional profile. Demonstrate your proficiency in both 2D drafting and 3D modeling, setting yourself apart in the competitive design industry.
  6. Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow participants and industry professionals during the training, fostering a supportive and collaborative learning environment. Expand your professional network and gain insights from experienced practitioners.
  7. Long-Term Growth: Develop a solid foundation in Vectorworks software that can serve as a springboard for further growth and exploration. As Vectorworks continues to evolve, you will be equipped to adapt and expand your skills with future updates and advancements.

Enroll in the Vectorworks 2D-3D 3 Days Training Course and embark on a comprehensive learning journey to master Vectorworks software. Acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to create accurate 2D drawings and detailed 3D models, empowering you to excel in your design endeavors.

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 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 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.              Full course fee is payable.

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.

Vectorworks 2D-3D 3 Days Training Course

Course Overview:

This 3-day training course is designed for individuals who want to learn how to use Vectorworks software to create 2D and 3D models, design architectural layouts, and produce presentation graphics. Participants will learn the advanced techniques and tools needed to create complex models and layouts in Vectorworks.

Day 1:

Session 1 (2 hours): Introduction to Vectorworks

  • Overview of Vectorworks Interface and Navigation
  • Creating and Managing Documents
  • Understanding Drawing and Annotation Tools

Session 2 (2 hours): Advanced 2D Drawing Techniques

  • Drawing Fundamentals
  • Creating and Editing 2D Objects
  • Using Snapping and Guides
  • Creating Complex 2D Shapes

Session 3 (2 hours): Introduction to 3D Modeling

  • Understanding 3D Modeling Concepts
  • Creating 3D Objects
  • Adding Textures and Materials to 3D Objects

Day 2:

Session 1 (2 hours): Advanced 3D Modeling Techniques

  • Creating Complex 3D Shapes
  • Editing and Manipulating 3D Objects
  • Creating and Editing Textures and Materials

Session 2 (2 hours): Architectural Layouts

  • Introduction to Architectural Layouts
  • Creating Walls, Doors, and Windows
  • Adding Dimensions and Annotations
  • Creating Complex Architectural Layouts

Session 3 (2 hours): Presentation Graphics

  • Creating Views and Viewports
  • Working with Text and Labels
  • Adding Lighting and Rendering

Day 3:

Session 1 (2 hours): Project Workflow and Best Practices

  • Importing and Exporting Files
  • Managing Layers and Classes
  • Tips and Tricks for Efficient Workflow

Session 2 (2 hours): Vectorworks Landmark (Optional)

  • Introduction to Vectorworks Landmark Tools and Techniques
  • Creating and Editing Landscapes
  • Adding Hardscapes, Planting, and Irrigation

Session 3 (2 hours): Vectorworks Spotlight (Optional)

  • Introduction to Vectorworks Spotlight Tools and Techniques
  • Creating and Editing Lighting Plots
  • Adding Rigging and Audio

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Navigate and use the Vectorworks interface
  • Create and manage Vectorworks documents
  • Create complex 2D and 3D objects
  • Design complex architectural layouts
  • Produce high-quality presentation graphics
  • Understand Vectorworks project workflow and best practices
  • Use Vectorworks Landmark and Spotlight tools and techniques (optional)


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

3D Modeling and Rendering

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

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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 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

01/08/2023--02/08/2023--03/08/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 15 hrs

04/09/2023--05/09/2023--06/09/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 15 hrs

02/10/2023--03/10/2023--04/10/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 15 hrs

01/11/2023--02/11/2023--03/11/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 15 hrs

04/12/2023--05/12/2023--06/12/2023--9:00 am to 2 pm Total 15 hrs

Enrolled: 3 students
Duration: 15 Hours
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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