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Introduction to Arcon Evo

Course description
This is a one-day course designed for those who are new to Arcon Evo home design software, delegates will be able produce accurate 2D floor plan drawings with ease, transform 2D drawings into fully interactive 3D building design models instantaneously.

Date
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Topics include
  • Screen modes (construction mode, design mode, plan modes)
  • Mouse and keyboard controls
  • Setting up a new project
  • Drawing internal and external walls using different input methods
  • Wall editing tools
  • Creating multi-layered wall constructions (Arcon Evo and 3D Architect Pro only)
  • Using guidelines
  • Adding and modifying windows and doors
  • Dimensioning and managing in-line measurements
  • Automatic room labelling and manual text tool
  • Adding and modifying stairs
  • Adding floors
  • Inserting and editing roofs including timber construction
  • Adding dormers and skylights
  • Applying textures and materials to design
  • Adding and modifying furniture items including object placement in 2D
  • Walkthrough function
  • Saving and printing
  • Creating elevations and plan sets
  • Overview of Plan Element and Plan Layout modes
  • Creating plan elements (elevations, sections, floor plan views)
  • Cleaning up views using hide line tool, break apart feature
  • Working with floors and layers manager
  • Working with drawing tools
  • Applying hatching detail to elevation views
  • Setting up new sheet in Plan Layout mode
  • Selecting and placing elevation views on to sheet
  • Working with different scales
  • Importing .dxf and .dwg files e.g. building reg details
  • Creating additional plans
  • Saving and exporting plans to PDF

Objectives
At the end of the course, delegates will be able to apply new skills and techniques outside and use Arcon Evo with confidence.

Audience
This course is recommended for people who are new to Arcon Evo.

Prerequisites
A basic level of PC use and knowledge of Windows OS. Each delegate will work at a computer for the duration of the course.

CPD accreditation
N/A for this course.

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