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GALWAY: Civil 3D Essentials

  • Date(s)
    Thursday, 27 and Friday, 28 June 2019
  • Time(s)
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Venue
    Diatec, Slieveaun, Clarinbridge, Galway, Co. Galway, Ireland
  • Fee

    Members: €470
    Non-Members: €495

    NOTE: You can only book online using credit or debit card details.  If your preferred method of payment is by invoice / purchase order / bank transfer / other, please contact the CPD Training Team on 01-6651305, or email to secure a place.

  • CPD Credit
    14 hours   C2


This hands-on, foundation-level course covers the essentials of AutoCAD® Civil 3D® software, including how to manage survey data, create and analyze a surface, horizontal and vertical alignment design, model roads and corridors and calculate volumes. The course fee includes Autodesk authorised courseware.

Learning objectives

The primary objective of the course is to familiarize students with the concepts and application of the essential functions of AutoCAD Civil 3D. After completing this course, students should be able to:

  • Navigate the Civil 3D user interface
  • Import and manage survey data
  • Create, edit, analyse and view surfaces
  • Create and edit alignments, profiles, and sections
  • Create assemblies and corridors
  • Calculate corridor volumes
  • Use Civil 3D Grading tools
  • Import survey data and create survey drawings

Who should attend

Civil Engineers, technicians or draughting personnel working with AutoCAD or Civil 3D and involved with road design and/or site development design.


Students should have a working knowledge of AutoCAD 2010 or later and have a good understanding of Civil engineering and surveying principles for road and site design.



  • Importing survey data  
  • Creating point and line code description sets

Surface Modeling

  • Creating a Surface from survey data
  • Editing and Analyzing a Surface
  • Contour Labels

Road Design

  • Creating and Editing Alignments
  • Creating and Editing Profiles

Site Design

  • Grading tools 
  • Earthworks volumes

Corridor Modeling

  • Creating Assemblies
  • Creating & editing a Corridor Model
  • Creating and editing Cross-Sections

Sharing Data

  • Exporting Civil 3D Data for setting out
  • Calculating Corridor Volumes & Quantities

Make a Booking

27 June 2019


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Confirmation is subject to event fee being finalised. Cancellation fees calculated at 50% of the estimated total bill will be charge for confirmed bookings cancelled less than 5 working days prior to the date of the planned event. A replacement person can attend instead. Cancellations made the day prior to an event will be charged 75% of the total estimated bill. No-shows will be charged the full fee. All cancellations must be confirmed in writing by email. Engineers Ireland will not be liable for any costs in the event of a course being re-scheduled.  This applies, but is not limited, to any travelling, subsistence or consequential expenses incurred by delegates.