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The Trimble® SysQue virtual software training course affords participants an opportunity to learn the basic features and functions of Trimble® SysQue software.

Course Details

Class Setting: Virtual classroom

Course Prerequisites: Students must have experience using the latest version of AutoDesk Revit

Who Should Attend: Designers/Detailers

The learning objectives focus on equipping participants with the knowledge and skills to effectively use this application in their workplaces. 

The mode of instruction features an instructor-led virtual learning experience that effectively combines demonstrations with hands-on practical exercises to reinforce learning. The class is delivered in 4 – 3 hour sessions.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of the training, participants will be able to:

  • Effectively navigate the application
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively draw with SysQue Systems (Sheet Metal)
  • Demonstrate ability to place supports
  • Discuss BOM options
  • Demonstrate effective methods of searching and updating managed content

Training Topics

Training TopicsHide

Training Topics

Topic 1 – Introduction and Product Overview Show

Topic 1 – Introduction and Product Overview

  • Explanation of what SysQue is and how it interacts with Revit
Topic 2 - DrawingShow

Topic 2 - Drawing

  • Demonstrate the usage of drawing with SysQue Systems (Sheetmetal)
  • Systems Duct:
    • Project Units
    • System Template Selection
    • Select Duct
    • System Type Definition
    • Drawing Mains
    • Branches
    • Taps
    • Rotated Fittings
    • Trim/Extend
    • Routing Solutions
    • Default Fittings
    • Swap out items
    • Process Straights – Process All
    • Change System
Topic 3 - SysQue PACShow

Topic 3 - SysQue PAC

  • Discuss Process Duct
    • Duct Selection
    • Specification and Connector Mapping
    • Excel export
    • Fittings not ready for processing
    • Send
    • Scripting utility
Topic 4 - SysQue SupportsShow

Topic 4 - SysQue Supports

  • Discuss support placement tool
    • Support specification
    • System selection
    • Spacing on pipe/duct
    • Spacing from fitting/joint
    • Default length
    • ‘Automatic replacement’ limitations
  • Discuss Supports Information
    • File types
    • Details
    • Locations
    • Export Points
  • Discuss ‘View Point File’
    • Open point file
    • Grouping and sorting
    • Export to Excel
  • Discuss ‘View Sleeve Points’
    • Open point file
    • Grouping and sorting
    • Export to Excel
  • Discuss ‘Place Single Hanger’
    • Selecting pipe/duct
    • Hanger placement
  • Discuss ‘Calculate Hanger Rod’
    • Select hanger or Hangers
  • Discuss ‘Select Upper Attachments Options’
    • Select hanger or hangers
    • Select upper attachment
Topic 5 - SysQue BOMShow

Topic 5 - SysQue BOM

  • Discuss options available for BOM
    • Options
    • Sorting and grouping
    • Export to Excel
Topic 6 - SysQue Search for Content and DataShow

Topic 6 - SysQue Search for Content and Data

  • Discuss searching Building-Data website for managed content
    • Verify login information to BD website
    • Search for content
    • Complete request for content
  • Discuss downloading content to library and project
    • Download location/family location
    • Options
    • Auto-load family
    • Auto-replace family
Topic 7 - General RevitShow

Topic 7 - General Revit

  • Discuss general Revit techniques for setting up new MEP project
    • Prepare Architecture model
    • Purge Architecture model
    • New MEP project creation
    • Linking other Revit models
    • Copy/Monitor function
    • Create Plan Views
  • Discuss Worksharing and Worksets – ‘Transparent Worksharing’
    • Enable worksharing
    • Unique user names
  • Spaces and ‘Space Naming Utility’
    • Download and install SNU
    • Verify linked Architectural model settings
    • Define Spaces
    • Run SNU
  • Copy/Modify Architectural Title Blocks
    • Review or copy title blocks
    • Modify title blocks
    • Insert title block in current family/template