This training uses InRoads software for site design using the Site Modeler commands new in the SELECTseries releases of InRoads. We highlight surface modeling, earthwork computations and other site design commands. Corridor design is not addressed in this course.
Students are responsible for providing software licenses when attending any of EnvisionCAD’s open enrollment classes. Students who provide their own hardware are offered a $250 discount on registration fees.
Cancellation Policy for Open Enrollment Courses
Substitutions of attendees may be made at any time.
Cancellation requests must be received in writing, by email or fax. You are responsible for ensuring that EnvisionCAD receives your written request. EnvisionCAD will reply with a written acknowledgement.
Attendees must cancel more than 15 business days prior to the course date to receive a full refund.
Cancellations made 6 to 14 business days prior to the course date will result in forfeiture of 50% of the course fee.
Cancellations made 3 to 5 business days prior to the course date will result in forfeiture of 75% of the course fee.
Cancellations made 2 or less business days prior to the course date, or failure to appear for the course, will result in forfeiture of the entire course fee.
EnvisionCAD reserves the right to cancel or reschedule open enrollment courses at any time. If we cancel or reschedule a course due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances beyond our control, you are entitled to a full refund. But EnvisionCAD is not responsible for travel arrangements, travel fees, or any expenses incurred by you as a result of such cancellation. In the event we cancel a course in which you are enrolled, you will be contacted via email and/or phone using the information you provided when you registered. Please be sure to provide up to date contact information.
Introduction to InRoads: Introductions, Schedule, Class Format, Objectives, CAD Platform Requirements, CAD Dependencies, InRoads Data Interoperability, The InRoads Suite of Products, Files Types and Interaction, InRoads Concepts, Digital Terrain Model – DTM, XIN Resource File
Resource Files & Settings: The XIN File, Options, Preferences, Features, Style Manager, Named Symbologies, Feature Names, More on Preferences, Preference Manager
Surfaces and Features: A Feature Based DTM, Chapter Objectives, Definitions, Feature Properties, Data Structure – Concept, Data Hierarchy, Feature Styles, Resource Dependencies, Surface Point Types, The point types are:, Random, Breakline, Contour, Interior, Exterior, Site Modeler Surfaces, Feature Properties
Surface Creation: Exercise: Surface Creation Methods, Objectives, Preparing for the Exercises, Concept, Exercise Objective, Importing LandXML Files, Concept, Exercise Objective, Text Import Wizard, Text Import Wizard Using Filters, Concept, Exercise Objective, Import Random Features, Import Breakline Features, Concept, Exercise Objective, Import Contour Graphics, Add Inferred Breaklines, Add Spot Elevations
Earthwork: Methods, Surface Area, Average End Area, End Area Volume Correction
Site Modeler: Objective, Overview, Site Modeler Process, Site Modeler Structure, Site Modeler Command Access, Surface Priority, Site Display, Earthwork Adjustments, Member Elements, Side Slopes, Slope Indicators, Site Project Options, Chapter Summary, Exercise 1, Riser Pipe Grade Control Structure, Challenge Exercises, Exercise 2, Designing a Boat Launch Facility, Challenge Exercises
Substation Site:Exercise 1: Single Surface, Objectives, Overview, Preparing for the Exercises, Design Concept, Creating a New Site Project, Create a New Design Surface, Review Site Modeler Defaults, Modify The Design Element Vertices, Save the Site Modeler Project, Add The Grade Breakline, Earthwork Adjustment, Access Road Adjustment – Revisited, Volume Check, Surface Refinement, Exercise 2: Multiple Surfaces, Preparing for the Exercise, Creating a New Site, Create a New Design Surface, Add Pad Limits, Add The Grade Breakline, Cut and Fill Evaluation, Evaluate a Site Modeler Element, Activate Vertical Element Geometry Commands, Profile the Element, Evaluate the Elements Profile, Element Modification, Adding Breaklines, Add the Access Road
About Our Classes
All classes for the remainder of 2020 will be held online 8:30am - 12:30pm CST.
At EnvisionCAD: Open enrollment classes are held at our training facility in Madison, WI, 8:30am to 5pm. Students are responsible for providing software licenses. Provide your own hardware and receive a $250 discount.
At Your Site: Whether you have only a few or many to train, we can provide training at your location that is specific to your company’s needs. On-site training provides a tailored, cost- and time-effective approach to improving the skills and productivity of your staff.
Online: Stay put. Live, instructor led training can be conducted based on your needs. All you need is a web browser, Adobe Flash Player, and an internet connection to take advantage of the benefits of classroom learning with the convenience and cost savings of an online class.
Training books are provided for any of our class formats.
About Our Books
Print: Results matter. Our books will serve as your essential training guides whether you choose self-paced learning or attend one of our instructor-led classes (book is included). Each book includes Course Files and Installation Instructions.
eBooks: Read it anywhere, anytime. For a limited number of titles, enjoy 100% off-line books that include handy interactive study tools. These can be rented or purchased.
Join EnvisionCAD for short (1 – 1.5 hour) webinars over the noon hour. Currently, we are offering webinars designed for new and experienced users of Bentley software. Unable to attend the live webinar? Recorded webinars will be available for 14 days following the webinar. Simply sign up, and a link to the recording will be emailed to you after the live presentation.