SolidWorks Composer Product Documentation Software Training Course

SOLIDWORKS Composer
3 day training course, $2,250

Description:
Teaches you how to use the SOLIDWORKS Composer software to create 2D and 3D output from CAD design data.

Recommended Prerequisites:
Experience with the Windows operating system.

The topics covered in this course are:   

Lesson 1: Quick Start
Quick Look at SOLIDWORKS Composer

Lesson 2: Getting Started
What is the SOLIDWORKS Composer Application?
Starting SOLIDWORKS Composer
SOLIDWORKS Composer Terminology
SOLIDWORKS Composer User Interface
Preferences and Document Properties
Creating 2D Output
Exercise 1: User Interface
Exercise 2: Terminology

Lesson 3: Creating Cover and Detail Images
Overview
Views
Rendering Tools
Navigation Tools
Camera Alignment Tools
Create 2D Output
Digger
Exercise 3: Navigation Tools
Exercise 4: Digger
Exercise 5: Updating Views

Lesson 4: Creating an Exploded View
Overview
Visibility Tools
Exploded Views
Collaborative Actors
Styles
Vector Graphics Output
Exercise 6: Exploded View
Exercise 7: Styles
Exercise 8: Markups and Annotations
Exercise 9: Visibility and Rendering Tools

Lesson 5: Creating Additional Exploded Views
Overview
Paper Space
Importing Files
File Types
Update Views with Selected Actors
Align Actors
Explode Lines
Custom Views
Linking Between Views
Exercise 10: Importing Assemblies
Exercise 11: Merging and Aligning Actors
Exercise 12: Custom Views

Lesson 6: Creating Bills of Materials
Overview
Bill of Materials
Vector Graphics Output
Another BOM Table
Assembly Level BOM
Exercise 13: Exploded Views, BOMs, and Callouts
Exercise 14: Assembly Level BOMs
Exercise 15: Vector Graphics Files

Lesson 7: Creating a Marketing Image
Overview
Selections
Textures
Lighting
Scenes
High Resolution Image
Exercise 16: Lights and Textures
Exercise 17: Render Effects

Lesson 8: Creating an Animation
Overview
Timeline Pane
Position Keys
Exercise 18: Creating an Explode Animation

Lesson 9: Creating Interactive Content
Overview
Selections in the Key Track
Position and Property Keys
Filters
Animating Collaborative Actors
Digger Keys
Events
Exercise 19: Managing the Timeline Pane
Exercise 20: Animating Changes to Actors
Exercise 21: Events

Lesson 10: Creating a Walkthrough Animation
Overview
Camera Keys
Adding Views to the Timeline
Grids
Additional Camera Functionality
Exercise 22: Camera Keys 1
Exercise 23: Camera Keys 2

Lesson 11: Creating an Explode and Collapse Animation
Overview
Assembly Selection Mode
Scenarios
Exercise 24: Animating Actors and the Digger
Exercise 25: Compound Motion and Scenarios

Lesson 12: Updating Composer Files
Overview
Update an Entire Assembly
Changing the Geometry of an Actor
Exercise 26: Updating from CAD

Lesson 13: Publishing from Composer
Overview
Preparing a File for Publishing
Publishing to PDF
Publishing inside Microsoft Word
Publishing to HTML
Exercise 27: Publishing to PDF
Exercise 28: Publishing inside Microsoft Word
Exercise 29: Publishing inside HTML

Note: Training Payment Policy CADD Edge is not registered as a post-secondary school and consequently can’t accept privately paying attendees for classes;
please indicate Company (using software) when registering or ask for a referral to a registered post-secondary school.