You can use it to sketch or import models to assist with all kinds of projects—furniture building, video game creation, 3D printing, interior design, and whatever else you can think of. What Is Sketchup? All you have to do is click an object and then start pulling it until you like what you see. SketchUp is a program used for a wide range of 3D modeling projects like architectural, interior design, landscape architecture, and video game design, to name a few of its uses. The program includes drawing layout functionality, surface rendering, and supports third-party plugins from the Extension Warehouse. The app has a wide range of applications, including in the worlds of architecture, interior design, landscaping, and video game design. Sketchup has also found success with people who want to create, share, or download 3D models for use with 3D printers.
Official SketchUp training - in your backyard! What is the Bootcamp Roadshow? You will learn everything you need to know to visualize projects and orbit your way around SketchUp. You'll enjoy small class sizes, a recess yay! Bootcamp is hands-down the most efficient, effective way to learn SketchUp. Enroll What will I learn? Bootcamp will give you the fundamentals you need to successfully create anything in SketchUp - no matter what kind of project you're working on.
Bootcamp is designed for the novice SketchUpper with little or no prior experience of 3D modeling. No previous SketchUp experience required. Don't have a SketchUp Pro subscription? No worries. We will send you a temporary license a week before class starts. Syllabus Over two full days, students will learn the core elements that make SketchUp a great tool for any 3D project.
DAY 1 8: The amount of material covered is based on the audience. We may change or alter the course to best suit the classroom situation. There is complimentary parking at this location. Please use the School of Applied Sciences parking lot. Parking will be reimbursed at this location. Use the parking garage located at Spring St.
Suggested Hotel: Your teachers are SketchUp employees and are very experienced trainers that have used SketchUp in their professional lives for decades. You might recognize them from our YouTube channel.
How large are the classes? Class sizes are limited. A maximum of students will be allowed in each class. A minimum of 3 SketchUp professionals will be in each class to assist with questions. What makes these training classes different than others? Our small class sizes, learning topics, and trainers are what make this training stand out. We know our software better than anyone, and understand the challenges of its' learning curve. Plus—we are coming to a city near you, not the other way around.
Do you offer continuing education credits? Make sure to use the sign-up sheets in class to verify attendance. How do I register for a course?
Check out the information above and see which city and dates work best for you. Secure your spot clicking the "enroll" button, and purchasing your ticket. Then, get excited! You're about to become a SketchUp ninja. Enroll What's included with your training purchase?
Two full days of hands-on, fundamental SketchUp training, access to SketchUp trainers, lunch both days, graduation, official certificate of completion, and networking opportunities. What version of SketchUp do you teach with? Our instructors teach with the latest and greatest—SketchUp Pro What do I need to know before I come to class? Make sure that you have downloaded SketchUp Pro To facilitate class starting on time, make sure you have authorized SketchUp with your training license and have run the program at least once.
There were also be pre-work that you will need to complete before training starts. This pre-work will be emailed to you a week before class starts. If you do not have a SketchUp Pro subscription, we will provide a temporary license key one week before class starts. What do I need to bring with me? Bring your own laptop, charger, and any adapters you might need. Also, make sure to bring a 3-button, scroll-wheel mouse.
You may or may not use one in the future, but trust us: What type of computer do I need to bring? Like many computer programs, SketchUp Pro requires certain hardware and software specifications in order to install and run. Minimum hardware requirements: Please ensure that the video card driver supports OpenGL 3.
We recommend enrolling at least 2 weeks before the event. Just like anything, guaranteeing your spot is key. Book early, space is limited and we expect these roadshows to sell out fast! I'm traveling from out of town. Where should I stay? Since we will not be providing hotel blocks or other accommodations, make sure to book a place to stay near your training location.
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