DriveWorks Essentials Training

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Credits: 6
Classroom: 3 sessions, 7 hours each
Virtual: 8 sessions, 2.5 hours each

Class #: DW310

The goal of this course is to teach you the tools to be competent in DriveWorks Pro. As a DriveWorks Administrator, you will be able to setup and run projects, generate outputs locally, connect to external data sources, produce custom documents, and provide adminstator functionality. As DriveWorks User, you will learn how to create automated CAD data, learn how to automate model generation on-demand or use DriveWorks AutoPilot.

You should view the training course manual as a supplement to, not a replacement for, the system documentation and on-line help. Once you have developed a good foundation in the skills covered in this course, you can refer to the on-line help for information on less frequently used command options.

Class Details

  • Creating a Group and Capturing Models

  • Building a User Interface in DriveWorks Administrator
  • Building Rules
  • Running your Project
  • File Name and Relative Path Rules
  • Statis Replacement Files
  • Tables
  • Form Navigation
  • Dynamic Replacement Files, Documents, Drawings
  • Enhancing Forms
  • Specification Control
  • Linking to Data
  • Preparing Your Models for Automation

The DriveWorks Pro training guide will be supplied at the beginning of class and is yours to keep.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

Drive SOLIDWORKS part and assembly geometry with DriveWorks Pro
Create DriveWorks Pro User Forms and link them to models
Modify a drawing appearance based on rules
Creates documents based on rules
Link DriveWorks to external data
Set up teams and users
Modify the flow of file generation

  • Students attending this course are expected to have the following:
  • – Mechanical design experience experience.
  • – Completed either CAD110 SolidWorks Essentials or CAD215 SolidWorks Assembly Modeling.
  • – Experience with the Windows™ operating systems.

2 Upcoming Classes:

Date Time Location  
May 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 2021 1:00pm - 4:00pm - CST Register
August 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 2021 8:00am - 11:00am - CST Register

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Training Testimonials

Great class for novice users. Recommended to anyone who uses or wants to use SOLIDWORKS. The instructor was great, very friendly and approachable.

Nantha Krishna Sampamurthy

Great Job! Enjoyed the course and I look forward to the next.

Jason Ludewig

Great class! A must have for any Industrial Designer. Should have taken it earlier...that is my only regret.

Mark Krasne