Want to learn multi-purpose, easy to grasp, and one of the world’s most popular CAD applications that provides designing solutions to all industries such as mechanical, architectural, and civil then Google SketchUp would be the right software to learn for you. Our company offers highly professional and advanced training of Google SketchUp that is driven by industry experts on regular, weekends, early morning, and late evening batches. Google SketchUp is a 3D modelling software for drawing architect, interior, civil and mechanical physique. In this course we will cover the fundamentals of the application, from navigating the user interface with advanced drawing, texturing, lighting etc…
Prerequisites to Join Our Google SketchUp Course
To learn this course you are not required to entail any knowledge of any high level application. We just believe you to have basic computer knowledge and creative mind.
Google SketchUp Industrial Training – Course Contents
Introduction

Installing SketchUp
Starting SketchUp for the first time
Using the exercise files
Tips for Mac users
Getting to Know the Interface

Interface basics

Adding toolbars
Navigating
Changing perspective
Walking around
Creating camera views
Shading faces and edges
Creating shadows and fog
Creating Scenes
Setting preferences
Manipulating Objects

Selecting and moving objects
Scaling and rotating objects
Manipulating faces and edges
Advanced selection tools
Drawing

Line tool fundamentals
Refining objects with the Line tool
Using the Rectangle tool
Pushing and pulling faces into 3D
Creating circles and polygons
Creating arcs
Using the Offset tool to create outlines
Using the Follow Me tool
Softening round edges
Creating 3D text
Measuring and Labeling

Using the Tape Measure tool
Using the Protractor tool
Creating text labels
Using the Dimension tool
Creating sections
Working with Components

The Component window
Creating components
Using the 3D Warehouse
Importing from Google Earth
Using the Interact tool
Using the Component Options window
Organizing Scenes
Grouping objects
Working with layers
Creating layers
Using the Outliner
Hiding and unhiding objects
Locking and unlocking objects
Creating Textures and Materials

Using the Materials Browser on a Mac
Applying materials
Editing materials
Creating materials
Adjusting materials
Applying bitmap images
Mapping curved objects
Projecting maps on curved objects
Importing floor plans
Modeling with floor plans
Rendering and Animating

Applying styles
Editing styles
Outputting 2D bitmaps
Basic animation
Advanced animation
Creating Terrain Using Sandbox

Creating terrain from contours
Modeling objects with contours
Creating terrain from scratch
Sculpting with the Smoove tool
Stamping and draping objects on terrain
Using Photo Match and Google Earth

Geolocation with Google Maps
Using Photo Match to align cameras
Modeling in Photo Match

SketchUp Pro: Creating Dynamic Components
Using the Component Attributes window
Exposing component attributes
Using math and functions
Creating dynamic materials
Creating a dynamic staircase
Hiding objects dynamically
Configuring staircase rise and run
Adding interactivity: Motion
Adding interactivity: Rotation
Adding interactivity: Changing colors
SketchUp Pro: Working with the Solid Tools

Creating solids
Using Boolean operations (Union, Intersect, Subtract)
Working with Trim and Split
Creating outer shells
Project Classes

SketchUp Pro: Importing and Exporting
Importing objects from AutoCAD
Importing other 3D objects
Exporting objects
Career Options after completion of Google SketchUp Course
Architect Designer, Interior Designer, Civil Engineer, Mechanical Engineer