Certificate in Building Information Modelling (BIM) - with Revit MEP (Online) (Semester 2)

Limerick Institute of Technology (SB19BIMRM)
Key Programme Details
Award

Certificate in Building Information Modelling with Revit MEP (Special Purpose Award Level 6, 10 Credits)

NFQ Level

6 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Online

Mode

Part Time

ECTS Credits

10

Department

Department of the Built Environment

General Information
Contact

Springboard Coordinator

Email

Springboard@lit.ie

Phone

+353 61 293055

Address

Department of Flexible Learning
Limerick Institute of Technology
Moylish Park Campus
Limerick

t: +353 61 293055
e: Springboard@lit.ie
w: http://flexiblelearning.lit.ie

Role

Springboard Coordinator

Important Dates
Application Deadline

14/01/2020

Start Date

14/01/2020

End Date

31/03/2020

About this Course

*** Please note that this programme is closed for January 2020. Please email Springboard@lit.ie to register your interest for Springboard+ September 2020 ***

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This 10 week programme will provide learners with a solid grounding in Mechanical and Electrical Building Information Modelling (BIM) using Autodesk's Revit MEP.



Objectives

To provide the learner with the required knowledge to use Autodesk's Revit MEP proficiently.

Entry Requirements

*** Please note that this programme is closed for January 2020. Please email Springboard@lit.ie to register your interest for Springboard+ September 2020 ***

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Minimum entry requirements are Grade OD3 or higher in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate.

Applicants are also expected to have a working knowledge of Revit Architecture, or to have completed Revit Architecture training.

Knowledge of building design and construction is also desirable.

Long Description

*** Please note that this programme is closed for January 2020. Please email Springboard@lit.ie to register your interest for Springboard+ September 2020 ***

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This 10 week, fully online programme will encompass the basics of Mechanical and Electrical Building systems as well as other BIM functionality such as tables and building quantities.

This course will benefit existing Revit Architecture users, or users of other BIM systems looking to expand their knowledge.

The course involves an overview of Revit MEP and Building Information Modelling (BIM); MEP Views, View Templating, Graphic Overrides; Revit plumbing systems, duct systems, cable tray systems; Electrical Systems in Revit, including switching systems, lighting systems and power systems. Mechanical and Electrical scheduling systems and material take-offs.

Timetable Info

*** Please note that this programme is closed for January 2020. Please email Springboard@lit.ie to register your interest for Springboard+ September 2020 ***

***** Check out our other part-time, upskilling programmes here: https://flexiblelearning.lit.ie/ ******


This course will be delivered fully online over 10 weeks.
The course will run over a period of 10 weeks, with one 3 hour online lecture per week.
Online classes will run from 6.30pm to 9.30pm

Commencing Tuesday 14th January 2020

Delivery Location

This course will be delivered fully online over 10 weeks.
The course will run over a period of 10 weeks, with one 3 hour online lecture per week.
Online classes will run from 6.30pm to 9.30pm

Delivery Notes

The Revit MEP online 10 week course is delivered through your web browser. It will involve logging into our lecture delivery platform and also the use of our virtual learning environment, Moodle. These platforms are designed to be easy to use, and training videos will be provided. Lectures will be delivered online; the platform is very similar to Skype, with some additional functionality such as online 'chat'. Moodle will contain course materials, recordings of the lectures & demonstrations, as well as being the platform to submit your assignments for the course.

As a student of LIT, you will have access to the Academic version of Revit 2020. Please note that this academic version is not to be used for any commercial activities. Any files opened using the academic version will be digitally stamped by the software. You will require a computer (desktop or laptop) to undertake the course, which must have audio functionality. The minimum specification of machine is given here:

https://knowledge.autodesk.com/support/revit-products/learn-explore/caas/sfdcarticles/sfdcarticles/System-requirements-for-Autodesk-Revit-2020-products.html

The installation of the software and license configuration will be covered in the course.

Admissions Contact Details
Contact Person

Springboard Coordinator

Address

Department of Flexible Learning
Limerick Institute of Technology
Moylish Park Campus
Limerick

t: +353 61 293055
e: Springboard@lit.ie
w: http://flexiblelearning.lit.ie

Phone

+353 61 293055

Email

Springboard@lit.ie

RPL Information

Applications may also be eligible for entry according to LIT's Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Procedures

Application Procedures

Apply online at www.springboardcourses.ie

Please note that you will also be required to provide the following supporting documents:

1. Current CV
2. Proof of Revit Architecture Training or experience


Once all documentation is received, applicants will be assessed by the academic course leader and decisions will be forwarded to applicants once applications have been assessed.