DESCRIPTION: SOLIDWORKS Essentials teaches you how to use the SOLIDWORKS mechanical design automation software to build parametric models of parts and assemblies, and how to make drawings of parts and assemblies.
PREREQUISITES: General knowledge of computers and a Microsoft Windows operating system as a user. Experience and/or education in mechanical design or engineering. Solid modeling experience a plus.
SOLIDWORKS ESSENTIALS TOPICS COVERED:
SOLIDWORKS Basics and the User Interface
Introduction to Sketching
Basic Part Modeling
Symmetry and Draft
Shelling and Ribs
Editing: Design Changes
Global Variables and Equations
Bottom-Up Assembly Modeling