SOLIDWORKS Trainings – Course Descriptions

SOLIDWORKS Essentials

The goal of this course is designed to teach the student how to use the SOLIDWORKS mechanical design automation software. To build parametric models of parts and assemblies, and how to make drawings of those parts and assemblies. To see a course description, click here .

Duration: 4 days
Prerequisites: Mechanical design experience; experience with the Windows® operating system.

SOLIDWORKS Drawings

The goal of this course is to teach you how to make drawings of SOLIDWORKS parts and assemblies. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites: SOLIDWORKS Essentials

 

SOLIDWORKS Assembly Modeling

The goal of this course is to teach you how to utilize the assembly modeling capabilities of SOLIDWORKS mechanical design automation software. The focus of this course is on the skills, tools, and concepts central to successfully working with assemblies. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites: SOLIDWORKS Essentials

 

SOLIDWORKS Advanced Part Modeling

The goal of this course is to teach you how to build free-form shapes using SOLIDWORKS mechanical design automation software. The focus of this course is on the fundamental skills, tools, and concepts central to successfully building free-form shapes. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites: SOLIDWORKS Essentials

 

SOLIDWORKS Advanced Surface Modeling

Advanced Surface Modeling teaches you how to build free-form shapes using SOLIDWORKS mechanical design automation software. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites: SOLIDWORKS Essentials, Advanced Part Modeling

 

Mold Design

Mold Design Using SOLIDWORKS teaches you several manual mold creation techniques and how to use the Mold Tools in SOLIDWORKS mechanical design automation software. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites:Advanced Part Modeling

 

SOLIDWORKS Sheet Metal

The goal of this course is to teach you how to build sheet metal parts using SOLIDWORKS mechanical design automation software. The focus of this course is on the fundamental skills and concepts central to successfully building sheet metal parts. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites: SOLIDWORKS Essentials

 

SOLIDWORKS Weldments

The goal of this course is to teach you how to build sheet metal parts using SOLIDWORKS mechanical design automation software. The focus of this course is on the fundamental skills and concepts central to successfully building sheet metal parts. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 1 days
Prerequisites: SOLIDWORKS Essentials

 

SOLIDWORKS Routing

The purpose of this course is teach how to create, edit and manage Piping Tubing and Electrical routes, from the critical routing components and their design requirements to the sub-assemblies that contain the routes. This training is offered as two separate classes, Mechanical Routing and Electrical Routing, or a bundle of both to best meet your needs. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites: SOLIDWORKS Essentials

 

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Training

This course is designed to make SOLIDWORKS users productive more quickly with the SOLIDWORKS Simulation Bundle. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 3 days
Prerequisites: Knowledge of SOLIDWORKS and basic mechanical engineering concepts is recommended.

 

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Professional Training

The course is structured to make SOLIDWORKS users proficient in using the tools built inside the SOLIDWORKS Simulation Professional analysis package, and thus become more productive in design and analysis. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 1 days
Prerequisites: Students must have attended the introductory SOLIDWORKS Simulation course (3 days) or must have working knowledge of the SOLIDWORKS Simulation software. Knowledge of SOLIDWORKS and basic mechanical engineering concepts is recommended.

 

SOLIDWORKS Simulation & SOLIDWORKS Simulation Professional Training

This course is designed to make SOLIDWORKS users productive more quickly with the SOLIDWORKS Simulation Professional analysis package. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 4 days
Prerequisites: Knowledge of SOLIDWORKS and basic mechanical engineering concepts is recommended.

 

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium: Nonlinear and Dynamics Training

This course was created for SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium users. The material covered includes the time dependent analysis, harmonic analysis and random vibrations. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites: Must have attended the basic SOLIDWORKS Simulation class, or must have an experience with SOLIDWORKS + working basic knowledge of finite elements and of basic mechanical principles.

 

SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Training

This introductory 2-day training course in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation is focused on translations of real-time flow analysis into a CFD simulation package. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites: Some experience using SolidWorks

 

SOLIDWORKS Motion Training

SOLIDWORKS Motion lets the user understand the function of any design before prototyping, all within the familiar environment of SolidWorks. This class will help the user perform motion simulation quickly and easily. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites: Knowledge of SOLIDWORKS and the basics of the Motion Manager is required. If you are not familiar with the basics of the MotionManager, the class manager will send you a self-paced lesson that should be completed before class begins. Knowledge of basic mechanical engineering concepts is recommended.

 

SOLIDWORKS API Training

The goal of this course is to introduce you to the SOLIDWORKS Application Programming Interface (API). Using the SOLIDWORKS API is a great way to automate routines. Just about everything a user leverages through the user interface is available in the API. To see a course description, click here.

Duration: 3 days
Prerequisites: SOLIDWORKS Essentials, Visual Basic programming


 

SOLIDWORKS Training

SOLIDWORKS Training ClassroomWelcome to the Computer Aided Technology Training Services. We offer a variety of training sessions on the SOLIDWORKS product line. We offer courses in 5 different locations:

Can’t find a training class on our schedule? Can’t find dates or locations that work for you? Contact us and let us know your name, location preference, and the class or classes that you are interested in. We will contact you and create training dates that can work with your schedule.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact us.

 

Pricing and More Information

SOLIDWORKS Training provided by MCAD Technologies

SOLIDWORKS TrainingPrerequisites: You must complete the prerequisites listed with each class, and have a full working knowledge of Microsoft Windows (XP or Vista). The class will be conducted using Windows XP. Completion of the prerequisites is very important and will provide a better training experience.

Times:
Colorado and New Mexico
All full day training classes begin at 9:00am and end each day at 5:00pm. Class breaks for lunch typically from 12:00 to 1:00.

Washington and Oregon
All full day training classes begin at 8:30am and end each day at 4:30pm. Class breaks for lunch typically from 12:00 to 1:00.

Dates: To view the current training dates, visit www.cati.com. If you have any questions about training please email training@mcad.com.
Availability: Please contact us for class availability prior to registration.

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Training Centers

Denver, CO

Corporate Office & Training Center
2075 Bryant St.
Denver, CO 80211
Phone: (303) 969-8844
Toll Free (888) 308-2284
Fax (303) 969-8855

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5 Training Locations

Office Locations

Boulder, CO

Office and Training Center
6610 Gunpark Drive, Suite 100
Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: (303) 527-0160
Toll Free (888) 308-2284
Fax (303) 527-0159

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Albuquerque, NM

Sandia Science and Technology
Park
10501 Research Rd. SE, Suite A
Albuquerque, NM 87123
Phone: (505) 323-6144
Fax: (505) 938-3337

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Seattle, WA

11130 NE 33rd Pl, Suite 110
Bellevue, WA 98004
Phone: 425-529-9250
Fax: 425-277-5240

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Beaverton, OR

1600 NW Compton Drive, Suite 104
Beaverton, OR 97006
Phone: 503-601-0501
Fax: 503-601-0568

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