This 3 day hands-on class is perfect for new users as well as those making the transition to Civil 3D from Land Desktop or any other Civil/Survey software. The class works through an entire project from beginning to end using a step-by-step, practical approach.

This class is ideal for new users as well as experienced users who want to learn the fundamental principles of using AutoCADCivil 3D. The class works through a basic road design project from beginning to end. Students will learn to work with styles, to import and manage survey data, create a survey plan, build and analyze surfaces, work with alignments, parcels, profiles, cross sections, corridor models, assemblies, export design data for staking, grading and much more.


  • Importing GIS data
  • Attaching Drawings
  • Queries
  • Savebacks
  • Point Settings
  • Styles
  • Description Keys
  • Importing Points
  • Point Groups
  • COGO
  • Parcels
  • Labeling
  • Creating and Editing Surfaces
  • Alignments
  • Stationing
  • Profiles
  • Cross Sections
  • Corridors
  • Subassemblies
  • Assemblies
  • Quantities
  • Grading
  • Surface Volumes
  • Pipe Networks
  • Pressure Networks
  • Data Shortcuts

3 days

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Basic Proficiency with AutoCAD