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Vectorworks Basics to Essentials Training Course

Vectorworks Basics to Essentials Training Course

10 hours
1-2-1 Training

Student / Self-fund £300

Company £360 inc VAT

Course Description: Vectorworks Basics to Essentials Training Course

The Vectorworks Basics to Essentials Training Course is a comprehensive program designed to equip you with the fundamental skills and knowledge required to proficiently use Vectorworks, a powerful software for architectural design, landscape design, and 3D modeling. Led by certified tutors and industry experts, this course provides a solid foundation in Vectorworks, empowering you to create accurate and visually stunning designs.

Throughout the course, you will explore the key features and functionalities of Vectorworks, gaining hands-on experience in various aspects of design. From creating 2D drawings and constructing 3D models to generating detailed documentation and presenting your designs, you will learn the essential tools and workflows needed to maximize your productivity and efficiency.

Benefits of Taking the Course:

  1. In-Person and Live Online Training: We understand that learners have different preferences and schedules. Therefore, we offer the flexibility of attending the course in person or participating in live online sessions. Join our in-person sessions to engage in face-to-face interactions with instructors and fellow learners, fostering a collaborative learning environment. Alternatively, join the live online sessions from anywhere, and interact with instructors and peers in real time.
  2. Certified Tutors and Industry Experts: Learn from certified tutors and industry professionals who possess extensive experience in Vectorworks and design. Our instructors are passionate about sharing their expertise and will guide you through the course, providing practical insights, best practices, and real-world examples. Benefit from their wealth of knowledge and receive personalized feedback to enhance your understanding and skills.
  3. Comprehensive Curriculum: The course curriculum is meticulously designed to cover all essential aspects of Vectorworks. From navigating the user interface and creating precise drawings to incorporating 3D elements and advanced visualization techniques, you will acquire a comprehensive understanding of Vectorworks' capabilities. The course progresses from basics to essential features, allowing for a gradual and structured learning experience.
  4. Lesson Recordings: As part of the course, you will have access to recordings of each training session. These recordings serve as valuable resources, enabling you to review the lessons at your own pace and revisit specific topics whenever necessary. With lifetime access to the recordings, you can reinforce your understanding and continue learning long after the course completion.
  5. Lifetime Email Support: We are committed to supporting your learning journey even after the training course concludes. As a course participant, you will receive lifetime email support, allowing you to seek assistance and guidance whenever you face challenges or have questions. Our certified tutors and industry experts will provide prompt responses, helping you overcome obstacles and further enhance your Vectorworks skills.

Enroll in the Vectorworks Basics to Essentials Training Course to develop a strong foundation in Vectorworks and unleash your design potential. Choose between in-person and live online training formats, and learn from certified tutors and industry experts. Access lesson recordings for future reference, and receive lifetime email support to ensure continuous growth in your Vectorworks expertise. Unlock the power of Vectorworks and create stunning designs with confidence and precision.

Vectorworks Basics to Essentials Training Course

  1. Improved efficiency: The course will teach you how to use Vectorworks more effectively, which can help you work faster and more efficiently.
  2. Increased creativity: By learning new techniques and tools, you can unleash your creativity and produce more innovative designs.
  3. Enhanced career prospects: Having Vectorworks skills is highly sought after in the design industry, and completing a training course can help you stand out from the competition and enhance your career prospects.
  4. A better understanding of the software: The course will cover all the key features and functionality of Vectorworks, giving you a better understanding of how to use the software to its fullest potential.
  5. Access to expert knowledge: The course will be led by experienced instructors who can answer your questions and provide guidance on best practices.
  6. Networking opportunities: You’ll have the opportunity to meet and network with other designers and professionals in the industry, which can lead to new opportunities and collaborations.
  7. Improved accuracy: The course will teach you how to use Vectorworks more accurately, which can help you produce more precise designs and reduce errors.
  8. Customizable workflows: The course will teach you how to customize workflows and templates to fit your specific needs, which can help you save time and streamline your design process.

Training Method:
 One to One.

Training Duration: 10 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 10 hours over 2 days in 5 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).

Course Duration: 10 Hours.
Time and day can be chosen by students if we have available slots. Our Business hours are from 09:00 am to 07:00 pm (Monday to Saturday).

Company: £300 (Plus a 20% VAT) = £ 360.
Price for Students, self-financed and Live online: £300.

Download Free Vectorworks:


  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.

Vectorworks Basic to Essentials Course

Course Duration: 10 hours

Course Description:

In this course, you will learn the fundamental and essential skills required to create 2D and 3D drawings using Vectorworks software. You will gain knowledge of the interfaces, tools, and workflows for Vectorworks. You will learn the essentials of drawing and drafting, including creating walls, doors, windows, furniture, and other elements. You will also learn how to work with layers, classes, and views. Additionally, you will learn how to create 3D models, generate sections, and create presentation drawings.

Course Outline:

I. Introduction to Vectorworks (1 hour)

  • Overview of Vectorworks and its uses
  • Interface and basic tools
  • Navigation and viewport controls
  • Creating and saving projects

II. Drawing and Drafting (2 hours)

  • Creating and modifying basic geometry
  • Using drawing tools
  • Creating and modifying walls, doors, and windows
  • Creating and modifying floors and ceilings
  • Creating stairs and railings

III. Working with Layers, Classes, and Views (2 hours)

  • Creating and modifying layers and classes
  • Using the Organization window
  • Setting up views and viewports

IV. Working with Dimensions and Annotations (1 hour)

  • Creating and modifying dimensions
  • Adding text and annotations to drawings

V. Creating and Modifying Symbols (1 hour)

  • Creating and modifying symbols
  • Using the Symbol Library

VI. Working with 3D Models (2 hours)

  • Creating and modifying 3D geometry
  • Adding textures and materials to 3D objects
  • Generating sections and elevations from 3D models

VII. Creating Presentation Drawings (1 hour)

  • Using viewports to create presentation drawings
  • Adding annotations and text to presentation drawings

VIII. Conclusion and Next Steps (1 hour)

  • Review of course content
  • Tips for further learning and resources
  • Q&A and feedback

Note: The above course outline is just a suggestion, and the course content and duration can be adjusted according to the needs and level of the learners.

Introduction to Vectorworks

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

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

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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. 


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


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.

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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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Online | Flexible Hours. Training Method: One to One. Training Duration: 10 hours. Choose your own day and time by clicking on 1-2-1 Enroll Course.

Enrolled: 2 students
Duration: 10 hours
Video: 10 hours
Level: Basic
Type: 1-2-1 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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