GRAPHISOFT North America Announces Learning Partnership with Black Spectacles
GRAPHISOFT North America has partnered
with online learning resource, Black
Spectacles, to create ARCHICAD for Beginners. The
four-and-a-half-hour course teaches the basics of ARCHICAD.
"Once again, GRAPHISOFT North America
demonstrates its commitment to supporting new users," said Tracey
Gatland, General Manager for GRAPHISOFT North America. "This
ARCHICAD course accelerates implementation of our powerful BIM tool
for a newcomer, which is a win-win for current and future
architects and designers."
Led by Josh Bone, architect and BIM expert recognized for
proficiency in technology integration, the easy-to-follow course
shows how to create detailed 3D models quickly and
"Black Spectacles is committed to providing a
world-class online learning experience for architects, covering the
profession's most important digital tools," added Marc Teer,
Founder and CEO of Black Spectacles. "We're thrilled to have
partnered with Josh Bone and GRAPHISOFT to develop the first in a
series of courses that will help architects learn how to use
ARCHICAD in practice."
Beginning with simple navigation instruction, the course works
through the software in a methodical manner that is easy to follow.
In the first module, users learn how to draw walls, add stories,
and place objects, columns and beams. Upon completion, course
students gain familiarity with documentation in ARCHICAD, as well
as how to place labels, identify sections and elevations, and
incorporate external file formats.
For a limited time, the course is available to new subscribers
of Black Spectacles at their site with
a 10% discount. Use code ARCHICAD10 to activate the offer.
th. Group memberships are also available for firms and
We believe that by democratizing software and ARE prep
education, we can have a positive impact on advancing what is
possible in architecture and design.