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Vectorworks Garden Design Training Course

Vectorworks Garden Design Training Course

16 hours
1-2-1 Training

Student / Self-fund £465

Company £540 inc VAT

“This course is technically designed for landscape & garden designers. No pre requisites are required for this course.

This Vectorworks training course is ideal for those using Vectorworks. Especially if you’re a working landscape and garden designer who’s missed out on CAD training. It’s also vital if you need a refresher course, or if you’re not making the most of its possible.

You can download a 30-day free trial of the software and may be eligible for a student software licence.

Vectorworks: 3D Design Software BIM › en-GB

Many people find CAD difficult to learn in a traditional classroom of 10 to 15 people that is why we have all courses one to one and you can learn using your own projects. You can choose your own day and time and we are open Monday to Saturday for this course from 9 am to 7 pm.

As you become aware with the tools, you’ll be able to work rapidly in 2D and 3D change and resize objects, use hard landscaping tools to create custom patios, pathways and other landscape elements in vectorworks 2d/3d. We will also teach the planting plan and you’ll learn how to create and edit your own plant descriptions, how to design a list and place plants in the landscape.

Face to Face and Live Online Training. (You can choose).

Our Vectorworks landscape & garden designers training programs give you the assistance you need in a suitable, virtual, or physical format.

Customized Online and Face to Face Sessions.

Virtual Classroom using Zoom and Teams.

Getting Started PDF Guides.

In-Person Training.

Reinforce your design skills with hands-on training.

Vectorworks landscape & garden designers training courses: We can do both Vectorworks Training courses for Mac/Windows.

One-to-One face-to-face or Live Online using Zoom remote screen share.

Who should attend?

1. Beginners to Vectorworks, and CAD overall.

2. Architects Garden designers, landscape designers, and Interior designers Vectorworks users who want to learn precise methods.

3. Users swap to Vectorworks from different CAD tools such as Autocad and Revit.

Is Vectorworks training the industry standard?

All our Vectorworks landscape & garden designer’s courses are generic, related to all industries such as Architects Garden designers, landscape designers, and interior designers.

How will I learn?

1. Vectorworks training is hands-on and practical. One to One (Face to Face or Live online).

2. Demonstrate techniques step-by-step, practice the techniques taught on a computer running Vectorworks.

Vectorworks is a software development company that focuses on CAD and BIM software for the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC), landscape, and entertainment industries. Vectorworks is owned by the Nemetschek Group.

You’ll receive:

1. Vectorworks Certificate of Attendance.

2. A practical AutoCAD training guide PDF Windows and MAC.

3. You can speak with the tutor and get live feedback. You can record every single session as a video.

We offer:

1. A price assurance that you’re receiving the best value for money.

2. One to One training.

3. Choose your own time and day. (We are open Monday to Sunday 9 am to 8 pm).

4. lifetime email and phone support

5. Help in configuring the computer for Software installation.

6. Recommend a friend and get discounts and Super discounts on Group training courses.

Start Your Free 30-Day Trial - Try Vectorworks For Free Today

Take control of your design process. Buy once, own your design software forever. Stop exporting from software to software. Design in 3D from sketch to BIM. Collaborate with Ease.

Vectorworks offers numerous benefits for landscape and garden designers.

  1. 3D Design Capabilities: Vectorworks offers powerful 3D modeling capabilities, which allow landscape and garden designers to create detailed, immersive designs that showcase their ideas and vision.
  2. Advanced Visualization: Vectorworks offers advanced visualization tools, including rendering and lighting options, which allow designers to create photorealistic images and animations of their designs.
  3. Comprehensive Plant Database: Vectorworks includes a comprehensive plant database, which makes it easy for designers to find and add plants to their designs. This database includes a wide variety of plants, with detailed information on each plant’s characteristics and requirements.
  4. Collaboration Tools: Vectorworks offers collaboration tools that make it easy for designers to work with other professionals, such as architects, engineers, and contractors. This can help streamline the design process and ensure that everyone is on the same page.
  5. Customizable Tools: Vectorworks is highly customizable, which means that designers can tailor the software to their specific needs and workflows. This can help designers work more efficiently and effectively, while also enhancing their creativity and design capabilities.
  6. Project Management Features: Vectorworks includes project management features, such as cost estimating and scheduling tools, which can help designers stay on top of their projects and ensure that they are completed on time and within budget.

Vectorworks Course for landscape and garden designers with powerful 3D modeling capabilities, advanced visualization tools, a comprehensive plant database, collaboration tools, customizable tools, and project management features. These benefits can help designers create stunning, immersive designs that showcase their ideas and vision while streamlining the design process and ensuring that projects are completed on time and within budget.

Course Duration: 16 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).

Company: £450 (Plus a 20% VAT) = £ 540.

Price Students, self-financed and Live Online: £465.

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Vectorworks Basic to Intermediate Course

Course Duration: 16 hours

Course Description:

This course is designed for those who have basic knowledge of Vectorworks and want to advance their skills to become proficient users of the software. The course will cover more advanced 2D and 3D techniques, such as advanced 3D modeling, rendering, and visualization. Participants will also learn how to customize Vectorworks to their specific needs and workflows, including creating custom tools and planting plans.

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

Setting a Perspective

Applying Graphics to Your Model

Creating Static Sections and Elevations

Creating Live Sections and Elevations

import a land survey or architects’ file

Drawing your own site survey

Working with hard landscape

Planting plans

Adding plants

Place plant tool

Creating your own plant dimensions

Editing plant definitions

Creating a plant symbol

Vectorworks plant database

Creating mixed planting beds

Creating a landscape plan

VW plant database

Adding your own plants

Importing a plant database

Plant schedules and reports

Using the pre-made plant list

Creating your own schedule

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.


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

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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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: 0 students
Duration: 16 hours
Level: Intermediate
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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