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You will gain professional SOLIDWORKS skills from a licensed Mechanical Engineer. David Melvin, PE has over 25 years experience developing new products for the manufacturing industry. He’s published countless video training courses for SOLIDWORKS since version 2009, and he knows what it takes to get the job done right.
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Our SolidWorks training courses don’t just show you how the commands work, they give you the skills you need to use them effectively.
You know that 3D-CAD is supposed to increase your productivity, but in order to do this you need to know the details about how the commands work. More importantly you need to know effective ways of getting your work done.
Our courses strike at the heart of this problem by showing you how to be effective. You start with the basics and progressively build a strong understanding of how the commands work as well as how to use them effectively. This will help you maximize your productivity and the quality of your work.
SOLIDWORKS Training Beyond the Commands!
We take your training beyond the commands by showing you what works and what doesn’t work. In order to truly understand the benefit of using one method over another you need to know why on method is better than another. One method may be better in a specific circumstance, or you may just prefer one method over another. The bottom line is you need to know your choices.
When it comes to building models and assemblies that are structurally sound you need to apply best practices. If you use poor modeling practices geometry can change without your knowledge. Parts won’t fit and function correctly in assemblies, and typically this means scrapping your work and starting over.
When you use best practices your models are bulletproof from the start. You can edit your models without causing problems, and scrapping your work should be an extremely rare occurrence.
Quite a few people use the trial and error approach to learning SolidWorks, but this can take year. Skip wasting your time and use our courses to learn how to get the job done right.
David Melvin, PE, is a world renowned Autodesk Authorized Author, Autodesk University Speaker, SOLIDWORKS Solution Partner and an expert in the field of 3D Computer Aided Design. Using over 25 years of hands-on engineering and consulting experience, David has taught engineers, draftsmen, college professors, and students all over the world effective use of 3D CAD.
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SOLIDWORKS 2016 Training Courses
277 Video Training Lessons - 27.2 Hours - 5 Courses
Learn how professionals create bulletproof models. This course shows you tips and tricks that will speed up your work and help you assure that your models are structurally sound.
Beginner and advanced users should start with this course because it provides founding concepts for advanced procedures discussed in later courses.
Master advanced concepts like configurations, custom part generators, and design tables. You’ll learn effective methods of constructing assemblies, working with assembly mates, smart mates, and much more.
Need to streamline your work? This course shows you effective methods of getting the job done. It’s loaded with tips and tricks that go beyond the commands.
All the commands associated with 2D drawings are covered in detail. You will learn how to create custom title blocks that automatically fill out information about the part or assembly in the drawing. Create custom borders, custom sheet formats, custom revision tables, custom BOMs, everything you need to create professional drawings. Also learn tips and tricks that will help you speed up your work and simplify drawing creation.
Learn how to create professional mechanical drawings from the components and assemblies constructed in the first two courses.
Take control of your sheet metal designs from the first line to the fully functional assembly. You will learn how to create professional sheet metal parts and assemblies while you explore best practice procedures. You’ll learn how to take control of unfolded models, all the sheet metal settings, and much more. This course is packed with tips and tricks that will make your sheet metal parts bulletproof.
Need to learn how to use SolidWorks’ FEA module? This course makes it easy to learn. Just watch the lessons, and you’ll have the confidence to analyze your work.
You’ll learn how to apply FEA studies by breaking the process down into simple steps. Each step of the way you learn the details needed to make an accurate analysis. By the time you’re finished, you’ll know how to simulate loads and the stresses, strains, and deflection produced by them, and you’ll know the accuracy of the study.