Plant 3D Online Training

This online course takes participants through the basics of AutoCAD Plant 3D, to a point where candidates can create P&IDs, 3D Piping and Equipment models, Orthographic Drawings, and Isometrics.

Course Details

Session 1

Getting Started

- AutoCAD Plant 3D Interface Overview

- Creating Project Folders and Drawings

- Project Manager Overview

- Using and changing drawing workspaces


- Creating smart P&IDs

- Available Workspaces & Toolsets

- Placing Equipment and Symbols

- Placing inline components

- Tagging

- Off-page drawing connectors

- Data Manager

Session 2

Creating 3D piping models

- Routing a new Pipeline

- Modifying pipe runs

- Placing pipe fittings

- Datasheets

Generating Isometric drawings

- Displaying Bill of Materials, Cut Piece List, Weld List, and Spool List

Session 3

3D piping models continued

- Creating Structural components

- Parametric Equipment Builder

- Modifying pipe runs

- Placing pipe fittings

Session 4

Creating Orthographic Drawings

- Placing views

- Choosing displayed components within views

- Adding dimensions and annotations

- Modifying 3D model and updating ortho views

Industry workflow demonstration and Navisworks integration for clash detection and 3D virtual walkthrough.

Session 5

Introduction to Plant 3D project

- Administration

- Creating a Plant 3D Project

- Functions available in Project Setup

- Overview of creating custom Specs and Catalogues

Additional Information

  • The course is broken down into 5 sessions. To complete this course, you will need to attend five online sessions and each session is two hours long. The full training will be held in the same week.       
  • Participants must have AutoCAD Plant 3D software installed on their laptop.
  • Candidates are required to have the European version of Autodesk software using the metric system installed.
  • Pre-payment is required.
  • Morning class will run from 10am – 12pm and the afternoon class will run from 2pm – 4pm.
  • Candidates will receive a Certificate of Completion from Autodesk.
  • Please note you will need two screens to attend the training, one to view the instructor using the software a tablet can be used for this but not a mobile as the screen is too small - and a PC/Laptop so you can complete the CAD drawings alongside the instructor.






Training Enquires

Please contact us on 061 919000 or fill in the form below to speak to one of our training specialists who can answer any questions you may have or to register your interest.

Upcoming course dates

Online Training - 10 hours (5 days with a 2 -hour session per day)
Course administrator Breda Walsh
06 March 2023 14:00 - 16:00
07 March 2023 14:00 - 16:00
08 March 2023 14:00 - 16:00
09 March 2023 14:00 - 16:00
10 March 2023 14:00 - 16:00
Price €600

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