Revit Collaboration Tools

The Revit Collaboration Tools course introduces users to the concepts and methods used during collaboration in BIM workflows using Revit.
Course Duration
2 Days
+-7 hrs per day
Start Date
+-08.30 am
Course Location
See centres
Course Price
R 4200
Including VAT

Course Overview


The course provides a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of Revit Collaboration and introduces some key features that help to set up a more advanced workflow. The topics covered aid the modeller to interact with others within a collaborative BIM environment.

Course Objectives

After completing this course participants should be able to understand and/or create:

  • Phasing, Groups, and Design Options
  • Linking Models
  • Importing and Exporting
  • Project Team Collaboration

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed to teach Revit Modelers who want to learn more about Revit collaboration.


  • Computer Literate and working knowledge of Microsoft Windows proficiency
  • Experience with drafting and design principles
  • Revit Fundamentals (Architecture, Structural or MEP)

What's Included

Software Trial
Certified Instructor
*Items may differ between courses, contact an agent for details


On completion of the course, you will be presented with an internationally recognized Autodesk Authorized Training Certificate.

Phasing, Groups, and Design Options
  • Applying Project Phasing
  • Phases and Views
  • Creating Phases
  • Working with Groups
  • Creating Groups
  • Using Groups in a Project
  • Modifying Groups
  • Groups in Other Projects
  • Using Design Options
  • Viewing Design Options
Linking Models
  • Linking Models
  • Managing Links
  • Linked Model Properties
  • Views and Linked Models
  • Preparing Views for Other Disciplines
  • Display Settings in Linked Models
  • Copying and Monitoring Elements
  • Copy/Monitor Options
  • Coordinating Linked Models
  • Reconciling Hosts
  • Interference Checking
  • Structural
Importing and Exporting
  • Importing and Linking Vector Files
  • Working with Other File Formats
  • Modifying Imported Files
  • Arranging Imported Files
  • Modifying Type Properties
  • Querying Imported Files
  • Deleting Layers
  • Modifying the Visibility of Imported Files
  • Importing and Linking Raster Image and PDF Files
  • Importing/Linking Raster Image Files
  • Importing/Linking PDF Files
  • Managing Images and PDFs
  • Exporting Files
  • Exporting CAD Format Files
  • Exporting to DWF
  • Exporting for Energy Analysis
  • Exporting to gbXML
  • Chapter Review Questions
  • Command Summary
Project Team Collaboration
  • Introduction to Worksharing
  • Worksharing Definitions
  • Enabling Worksharing
  • Setting Up Worksets
  • Placing Elements in Worksets
  • Create a Central Model
  • Create a Local File from a Central Model
  • Saving and Synchronizing Your Local File
  • Working in a Workshared File
  • Editing Elements in Worksets
  • Permissions to Edit
  • Relinquishing Worksets
  • Visibility and Display Options with Worksharing
  • Controlling Workset Visibility
  • Worksharing Display Options
  • Works haring and Linked Models
  • Managing Links in Local Files
  • Managing Worksets in Linked Models
  • Best Practices for Worksharing
  • Working with Company Policies
  • Tips for Using Worksets
  • Tips for Creating Worksets
  • Ending the Day
  1. Students are to be at the training venue by 08h00 in preparation for a 08h30 start time.
  2. Bookings can only be considered confirmation on receipt of payment.
  3. Bookings may be changed up to three weeks in advance of the course. A fee of 20% will be levied to cover charges.
  4. For full day courses, we will supply you with the relevant training material. A desktop computer to use for the training (where
    applicable) tea/coffee and a full lunch for full day InClass training hosted at the training center only. Catering is not included for OnSite training
  5. Cancellation or rescheduling requests must be in writing and reach us at least 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date.
    Full course fees may be retained for no shows or requests within 5 working days prior to commencement.
  6. Although we go to great lengths to ensure that all training proceeds as scheduled, we reserve the right to cancel or postpone\
    dates if we require to do so and undertake to inform clients in writing and telephonically of these changes.
  7. We suggest clients wait until a week prior to course commencement that a course has been confirmed to go ahead as scheduled
    before booking flight and accommodation. We are NOT responsible for cost associated with cancellation of classes such as flight
    and accommodation for clients.
  8. Full training fees will apply if the above condition is not complied with.
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