Autodesk Fabrication CADmep
The Complete Guide

This course shows new Autodesk Fabrication CADmep users how to navigate and generate basic Piping, Plumbing, and Sheet Metal drawings.

Beginner, Intermediate
Course Length: 20 Hours

What you'll learn

  • Autodesk Fabrication CADmep Interface
  • Services and Sections
  • Drawing Tools
  • Working with Manual Drawing Settings
  • Working with Automatic Drawing Settings
  • Working with Annotations
  • Working with Reports
  • Spooling

Course Description

Autodesk Fabrication CADmep for Beginners/Intermediate shows new users how to navigate and generate basic Piping, Plumbing, and Sheet Metal drawings. While going through this course, you will discover how to use the software to greatly improve your Coordinated shop drawings for fabrication and installation use. Every course is designed to use all learning styles from the text, audio, video, interactivity, quizzes and practical “Let Me Try” examples.

To get the most out of this course, we strongly recommend you review every topic within the course, and use all the learning styles to ensure you retain the important information within. We also encourage you to take all the progress tests to ensure you have retained the knowledge, and most importantly practice with the hundreds of real-world, Let Me Try examples.

Course Outline

Autodesk Fabrication CADmep Course Outline

Introduction to Autodesk Fabrication CADmep Beginner/Intermediate

  • Introduction to Autodesk Fabrication CADmep Beginner/Intermediate

Recommended Pre-Requisites

  • Familiar AutoCAD Terms and Functionality
  • Building Information Modeling (BIM)
  • LOD (Levels of Detail)

Autodesk Fabrication CADmep Interface

  • Navigating the Toolbars
  • Placing Items in the Drawing
  • Editing and Modifying Items
  • Working with CADmep Object Properties

Services and Sections

  • Navigating through Sections
  • Selecting the Different Services
  • Layer Management in Services

Drawing Tools

  • Review of Database Takeoff and CAD Settings

Working with Manual Drawing Methods

  • Manual Drawing Methods
  • Working with Attacher Arrow

Working with Automatic Drawing Methods

  • Working with Design Line
  • Automated Fill Routines

Working with Annotations

  • Fabrication Annotations

Working with Reports

  • Reports and BOMs


  • Navigating the Spool Manager and Spool Reports

Navigation Strategies

Beginners: Complete the course in order from beginning to end. Once any topic is completed, you will have full access to it at any time for one year after registration, to use as a resource.

Intermediate/Advanced Users: Use the course as a flexible resource tool to find what you need, whenever you need it. Try the assessment tests first, if you get 80%+ you can move to the next level, if you get less than 80% you should complete the lecture. This gives you a pre and post-assessment score, which can be used to track your skills improvements.

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This course includes:

  • 19 Lessons
  • 8 Let Me Try Practical Exercises
  • 12 Progress Quizzes and Exams
  • 38 Byte-size Video Tutorials
  • Dataset Files
  • Help Desk Support


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Autodesk Course Versions

  • 2016

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