Synchro 4D Pro Fundamentals Training Course

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SYNCHRO 4D Pro Fundamentals Training

Who is this course for?

This course is intended for individuals who wish to learn about the core features and tools of SYNCHRO 4D Pro for project management and advanced work simulation through 4D BIM.

What will you learn?

You will be taken through the basics and functionality of SYNCHRO 4D Pro. By the end of the course, you will be able to import a model and programme of works, fully link the model to the schedule using colour coded work simulation and growth profiles, review the construction sequence and create an animation video for presentation purposes.

Length: Two days

Time: 8.30 am to 5.00 pm

Where: Online or in-person

Pre-requisites: This course is designed for those who are new to SYNCHRO as well as experienced users requiring a refresher. No previous experience of the software is necessary, although basic PC literacy/skills are recommended.

Main topics include:

  • Introduction
    • Participants
      • Roles
      • Current state of art
      • Trainer Introduction
      • SYNCHRO software solution
    • Training organisation & agenda
    • Technical checklist
  • Synchro Interface and Navigation
    • User Interface
      • Global Options
      • Windows/docking
      • Horizontal/vertical arrangement
      • Layouts
      • Navigator tools
      • Ribbon customization
      • Toolbars
      • Fast options
      • 3D Navigation
      • Gantt/task list navigation
      • Focus Time
    • Introduction to 3D Resources
    • 3D Interoperability
      • 3D Formats
      • IFC
      • SPX
    • Schedule Interoperability
      • MS Project
      • PowerProject
      • Primavera P6
  • Importing and Managing 3D
    • Introduction to BIM (3D>4D)
    • Geometry/parametric data
    • Import 3D Models
      • DWF
      • Plugin Revit
      • Plugin Navisworks
      • Other formats
    • Unload/Load 3D objects from GPU memory
    • 3D Tree (geometry)
    • 3D User Fields (parametric data)
    • 3D Filters
  • Importing and Managing Schedules
    • Import Schedule
      • Automatic rescheduling/scheduling settings
    • Task User Fields
    • Activity Codes
    • Task Filters
    • Advanced Task Filters
    • Schedule Health Check & Alerts
  • Introduction to 4D
    • 3D review
      • Viewpoints
      • Cutting planes
      • Mark-up mode
    • Resource Data
    • Resource Appearance Profiles/prepare simulation
    • Assign resources to tasks with resource appearance profiles:
      • Drag & drop method
      • Keyboard method
      • Assign from resource list (with selection)
      • Assign from 3D view (with selection)
      • Assign from tasks list (with selection)
      • Drag & drop from 3D view
    • 3D Subdivision
  • Synchronisation
    • Synchronisation with updated model
    • Baseline creation
    • Synchronisation with updated schedule
  • Logistics/Part 1
    • Importing Equipment Models and assigning to Tasks
    • Equipment Movement method 1: Edit as Assigned
  • Outputs/Reports
    • Print
    • PDF/3D PDF
    • Schedule Health Check
    • Create Animation in Animation Editor
      • Output 1: Export Animations

Please contact us for more information and course dates.

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