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  • Pipe Network Creation

    5 videos

  • Survey Conversion
    4 videos — 1 extra

    Survey Conversion

    4 videos — 1 extra

  • Feature Line Essentials
    2 videos — 1 extra

    Feature Line Essentials

    2 videos — 1 extra

  • Basic Surface Creation
    3 videos — 1 extra

    Basic Surface Creation

    3 videos — 1 extra

    Find out how to make the transition from using AutoCAD polylines to Civil 3D feature lines. Polylines can be useful for certain aspects of Civil 3D. However, the real power lies with Civil 3D feature lines. Learn how both can be used for basic surface creation.

  • True Up Property for Layout
    4 videos — 1 extra

    True Up Property for Layout

    4 videos — 1 extra

    Gain an understanding of the importance of precision when designing your site layouts. By truing up your property, you'll advance in speed and accuracy. Clients always make changes to site layouts during the schematic and conceptual phase of a project. Be a step ahead by accounting for future cha...

  • Due Diligence
    3 videos — 1 extra

    Due Diligence

    3 videos — 1 extra

  • Parking Lot Grading
    5 videos — 1 extra

    Parking Lot Grading

    5 videos — 1 extra

    Learn how to use Civil 3D feature lines to create offsets for a spine road within a commercial site. Gain an even greater knowledge of how to tie into an existing surface and grade a parking lot. Grading parking lots to specific slope will increase productivity and efficiency in the plan producti...

  • Residential Lot Grading
    3 videos — 1 extra

    Residential Lot Grading

    3 videos — 1 extra

    Learn the basics of using Civil 3D feature lines to grade a simple residential lot. This course will cover surface creation, and the ability to annotate different parts of a lot to accurately grade a site. Gain an even greater knowledge of how to grade a building pad from an existing surface.

  • Interface Essentials
    8 videos — 1 extra

    Interface Essentials

    8 videos — 1 extra

    Get familiar with the Civil 3D Interface to learn at your own pace.

    This course demonstrates how to use many facets of the user interface in the latest version. Civil 3D is a vertical application, meaning that it’s built upon several Autodesk applications. It covers ways of sharing our Civil 3D ...

  • Point Essentials
    8 videos — 1 extra

    Point Essentials

    8 videos — 1 extra

    Learn how to add and manage points within the Civil 3D Toolspace panel. Find out how to create points styles, manage point groups and descriptions keys. Finally, see how Survey Databases can speed up your project workflow when importing survey data.

  • Surface Essentials
    24 videos — 1 extra

    Surface Essentials

    24 videos — 1 extra

    A surface is a three-dimensional geometric representation of an area of land, or, in the case of volume surfaces, is a difference or composite between two surface areas. Surfaces are made up of triangles or grids, which are created when Autodesk Civil 3D connects the points that make up the surfa...

  • Data Shortcut Essentials
    3 videos — 1 extra

    Data Shortcut Essentials

    3 videos — 1 extra

    A data shortcut provides a complete reference copy of an object that you can import from one drawing into one or more other drawings. Data shortcuts provide a flexible, object-level project management tool without the administrative overhead that is associated with Autodesk Vault. Data shortcuts ...

  • Alignment Essentials
    7 videos — 1 extra

    Alignment Essentials

    7 videos — 1 extra

    You create alignments as a combination of lines, curves, and spirals that are viewed as one object.

    Alignment objects can represent road centerlines, pipe networks, and other construction baselines. Creating and defining a horizontal alignment is one of the first steps in roadway, railroad, or s...

  • Profile Essentials
    7 videos — 1 extra

    Profile Essentials

    7 videos — 1 extra

    The main purpose of a profile is to show surface elevations along a horizontal alignment. Use profiles to visualize the terrain along a route of interest or across a particular region. There are several types of profiles: surface profiles, layout profiles, superimposed profiles, quick profiles, a...

  • Parcel Essentials
    10 videos — 1 extra

    Parcel Essentials

    10 videos — 1 extra

    You can create parcels either from drawing objects, such as lines, arcs, or polylines, or by using the parcel layout tools. Parcels can also be created automatically by the interaction of alignments and other parcels within a site.

    Parcels are contained in a parcels collection, which in turn is ...

  • Grading Essentials
    12 videos — 1 extra

    Grading Essentials

    12 videos — 1 extra

    Use the grading tools and commands in AutoCAD Civil 3D to design finished ground surfaces. You create grading projections by applying grading criteria to a footprint. The grading objects are grouped into named collections to create your final surface designs and compute volumes. A grading object ...

  • Corridor Assembly Essentials

    7 videos — 1 extra

    This tutorial demonstrates the basic tasks you will use to use Autodesk Civil 3D subassemblies to build corridor assemblies.

    This tutorial demonstrates common tasks that you can apply when working with corridor assemblies for any application. In the Corridors Tutorials, you will learn how to bui...

  • Corridor Essentials
    7 videos — 1 extra

    Corridor Essentials

    7 videos — 1 extra

    These tutorials will get you started working with the corridor modeling tools, which are used to design and generate complex roadway corridor models.

    If you have not installed Autodesk Civil 3D to the default location, you may receive messages in the Event Viewer indicating that subassembly macr...

  • Intersection Essentials
    3 videos — 1 extra

    Intersection Essentials

    3 videos — 1 extra

    An intersection object is created from two intersecting alignments that have design profiles. During the intersection creation process, alignments and profiles are automatically generated for the offset and curb return geometry. The horizontal and vertical geometry of the offsets and curb returns...

  • Section View Essentials
    2 videos — 1 extra

    Section View Essentials

    2 videos — 1 extra

    These tutorials will get you started working with sections and section views, which provide a view of the terrain cut at an angle across a linear feature, such as a proposed road. Typically, sections are cut across the centerline alignment of a corridor. These sections are then plotted, either in...

  • Material Calculation Essentials

    3 videos — 1 extra

    These tutorials will get you started working with the Autodesk Civil 3D tools for calculating and reporting material quantities and volumes.

    In the following tutorials, you will learn how to use the material calculation tools:

    Corridor Earthwork Volume tools compare an existing and proposed sur...

  • Pipe Network Essentials
    12 videos — 1 extra

    Pipe Network Essentials

    12 videos — 1 extra

    These tutorials will get you started working with the pipe networks features, which you use to design and model the flow and function of a utility system, such as a storm or sanitary sewer.

  • Label and Table Essentials
    10 videos — 1 extra

    Label and Table Essentials

    10 videos — 1 extra

    These tutorials will get you started creating and editing labels, label styles, and tables.

    In Autodesk Civil 3D, you can annotate objects that exist in externally referenced drawings. This keeps annotations separate from the design data. This greatly reduces the file size of the annotation draw...

  • Plan Production Essentials
    4 videos — 1 extra

    Plan Production Essentials

    4 videos — 1 extra

    These tutorials will get you started working with the plan production tools, which automate the process of creating construction documents from your designs.

    The plan production tools simplify the process for preparing sheets from your design drawings. However, these tutorial exercises do not go...