Course Duration: Option 1:  10 days – 10 hours   or Option 2: 4 half days – 12 hours

 

Option 1:  10 days – 10 hours 

 

The course will give the trainee the skills and knowledge to start creating their own visual programming scripts through Dynamo, how to create elements, place families, import info from excel, export data into Excel, set parameter values, create geometry, how to use Dynamo Player and more. All the exercises used during the course are applicable to your own projects, so you will have around 20 scripts ready to use at the end of the course.

Recommended experience level: No previous experience in Dynamo required, but being proficient with Revit is highly recommended.

Modality: 10 Days course (10 hours), delivered online using Microsoft Teams. (Free Microsoft Teams or Office 365 Account Required)

Material Training: eBook and Revit files are provided by us.

Course Breakdown:

1 ) Inputs Data types Working with Strings Using Codeblocks Working with Operators How to Create Lists Lists Management

2) Selection Methods How to select Categories, Instances, Families and Famiy types Count and Group Instances by category Group Instances by parameters value MEP workflow

3) Basic Creations Creating Levels How to create Views Duplicate views Creating Sheets Exercise using all of them in a single goal

4) Extract info from Excel Sheets from Excel Levels, Views and Sheets from Excel Levels, Views, Sheets and their parameter values from Excel

5) Rename Families and Link Parameters How to rename family names How to rename family type names Rename family and family type name with a filter Linking parameters between families

6) Export info into Excel Get structural elements info and location and export it into Excel Get MEP elements info and GUID and export it into Excel

7) Geometry Basic Geometry in Dynamo Understanding the Lacing mode Points inside curves Surface, Solids and Vectors

8) Place Families Reference Points Create Floors and Walls Placing Grids in the model Place families along lines

9) Colour Override Exercise about override the colour of ducts in a MEP model based in the flow parameter value

10) How to use Dynamo Player Interface

Book your place today – Ylenia Morselli [email protected]  –  086 0144853

Eligibility: CitA Skillnet Training Network is open to Private Companies and Sole Traders in the Construction Sector and registered in the Republic of Ireland.

Option 2: 4 half days – 12 hours

 

This course is to enable attendees to start implementing Dynamo as a work methodology, the focus of which is setting up the building blocks for attendees to develop automation and optimization scripts for repetitive tasks or to help in design methodology.

1) Introduction to Dynamo and Interaction with Revit :Become familiar with Dynamo principles, Understand the fundamentals concepts and features of Dynamo and node programming. Lists and Nodes

2)  Lists and Data manipulation in Revit: Use a range of tools in Dynamo to produce varied effects, Use tools in Dynamo to link to, and analyse, Data in Revit, ​Present Information with Revit as created or manipulated through Dynamo

3) Extended Nodes Capabilities and Packages: Principles of working with nodes, Interfacing, Some of the more important basic nodes

4) Applying the Dynamo Toolset for specific tasks: How to generate and work with geometry within Dynamo, Manipulate Lists of data, ​Analysing geometry and data, ​Work with Revit geometry and BIM information, ​Excel Import & Export, ​Introduction to custom nodes

Book your place today – Ylenia Morselli [email protected]  –  086 0144853

Eligibility: CitA Skillnet Training Network is open to Private Companies and Sole Traders in the Construction Sector and registered in the Republic of Ireland.

 

For training dates and details please see our Course Schedule

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