Customize ConDoc Tools with The Configurator

Upon completing this comprehensive course on the ConDoc Configurator, participants will gain an in-depth understanding of how to leverage this powerful tool for architectural drawing and documentation. We'll take you on a journey from the basics of the ConDoc Configurator interface to the nuances of creating and managing complex construction plans.

Key Learning Outcomes:

  1. Understand the ConDoc Configurator: Learn how to navigate the ConDoc Configurator tool, create layers, assign them to different components of the model, and save your work as .condoc files for effective team collaboration.
  2. Manage Perspectives and Viewports: Grasp how to add, sequence, and navigate through different perspectives, add and adjust viewports, duplicate viewports, and choose appropriate styles for your drawings.
  3. Create Elevation and Section Drawings: Discover the process of creating elevation and section drawings, setting the correct sequence, camera, and section plane. You'll also learn to adjust layers in an elevation, test it on a model, and name your drawings meaningfully.
  4. Create Construction and Roof Plans: Dive into the creation of construction and roof plans using the ConDoc Configurator. Learn how to set up complex models, manage viewports, modify section planes, and hatch walls.
  5. Navigate the ConDoc system and Export Process: Develop an understanding of the ConDoc system's functionality, export process, and how it interacts with your SketchUp model. Get hands-on experience in starting a new document on the Layout platform and choosing the appropriate sheet size.
  6. Analyze and Rectify Issues: Learn how to go through each drawing in your set, checking for line weights, layer protection, and render settings. Understand how to identify common issues and rectify them for a professional-looking drawing.
  7. Manage Hatches and Re-run the Plan Generator: Master the art of managing hatches, renaming them appropriately, and maintaining a consistent stacking order. Discover how to re-run the plan generator to create scenes after making changes in your drawing set.

This course is a blend of theory, hands-on practice, and review sessions, promising a well-rounded learning experience. Whether you are an architecture student, a professional architect, or a design enthusiast, this course will equip you with the skills to optimize the ConDoc Configurator for your architectural design and documentation needs.