Bluebeam Training

Sponsored by the Electrical Contractors Trust of Solano/Napa Counties

Dates:  Tuesday – Friday, September 27 – 30, 2022
Time:  9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location:  Virtually from your own workstation
Cost:  Free for Solano/Napa ECT Contributors ;
Free for Contra Costa Industry Trust Contributors ;
or $250.00 for Non-Solano/Napa ECT Contributors

Requirements:  Users should have the latest Revu software installed on their desktops.  Revu 2019 is also acceptable, but older software will not work for the training.

Note: Registration is limited to 20 participants and fees must be paid in order to secure your spot.

This four-day course will cover many different aspects of Revu. Both days one and two will cover the Revu Essentials and Studio. Day three will cover Drawing Management and Day four will cover Quantity Takeoff. Attendees who register must complete all four training days.

Revu Essentials and Studio: This course will give you the foundational skills needed to organize, markup, edit and track comments in a PDF drawing set. You will also learn how to easily collaborate in real time with project partners anywhere in the world using Studio. You will further learn how to:

  • Create a custom profile to efficiently navigate the Revu interface
  • Use navigation tools to easily move within documents
  • Use the thumbnails panel to adjust pages and documents
  • Place the most frequently used markup tools in Revu
  • Customize toolsets and share with project partners
  • View and export a report of relevant markup data
  • Create a custom stamp using dynamic text
  • Centralize and manage project documents in the cloud using Projects
  • Digitally collaborate in real-time with project partners using Sessions

Quantity Takeoffs: Discover how to take quick, accurate measurements and build better bids with Revu through hands-on exercises and Q&A. You will learn how to:

  • Calibrate your drawings for scale
  • Take basic measurements quickly and accurately
  • Import measurement tools for reuse and sharing
  • Calculate and organize measurement totals with custom columns
  • Use keyboard shortcuts for faster takeoffs

Drawing Management: This course will introduce you to key features of Revu for navigating drawings, detecting changes and managing revisions.

  • Organize and manage your drawings over the course of a project
  • Use the AutoMark feature to generate bookmarks and page labels
  • Determine if your PDFs are raster- or vector-based
  • Search for text and apply actions to the results
  • Add, change and manage hyperlinks
  • Identify differences between drawings

Complete the below registration form to confirm your attendance.

Note: Class is subject to cancellation three weeks in advance, in the event sufficient registration is not received. No refunds will be received one week prior to class and a $250 fee will be assessed to those who are a ‘no-show’ on any of the days.

Contact Scot VanBuskirk with the Solano/Napa ECT (925) 828-6322, should you have any questions.