Webinar instructions will be emailed before the date of the webinar.

Please log into the webinar 15 – 30 minutes before start time.

Day One: Friday, May 13, 2022
9:00 am – 1:00 pm CDT (including two 15-min. breaks)
Day Two: Friday, May 20, 2022
9:00 am – 1:00 pm CDT (including two 15-min. breaks)


Presented by
Natalie Niemann

Agenda Day One
Building Information Modeling/Revit Overview
What is building information modeling (BIM)?
Revit overview
Autodesk software 30-day free trial download
Software specifications

Using the Revit Interface
Working in Revit
The interactive ribbon
Object selection
Modify, mirror and copy

Getting Started with a Project
Project setup
Revit template
File management
Column grids and levels

Creating Basic Model Elements
Curtain walls


Agenda Day Two
Adding Components and Other Features
Room tags with area

Creating Sheets
Place views
Title blocks
Drawing list

Drafting a 2D View
Create a view
Inserting components
Drafting tools
Notes and dimensions

Creating 3D Views
Perspective views and 3D views
3D walkthroughs
Exporting to a video file


Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion can be downloaded in PDF form upon passing a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be sent to each qualifying attendee immediately after the webinar. The certificate can be downloaded from the Results page of the quiz upon scoring 80% or higher.

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Professional Engineers
7.0 PDHs

Architects   (AIA credits are only available for attending the live Webinar)
7.0 non-HSW CE Hours
7.0 AIA LU| Elective

No credit for New York architects or engineers


Continuing Education Credit Information
This webinar is open to the public and offers 7.0 PDHs to professional engineers, and 7.0 non-HSW contact hours to architects in most states that allow non-HSW credit. Please refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility. This program does not qualify for credit for New York architects or engineers.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida (Provider No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700) and North Carolina (S-0130).

The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this course for 7.0 LU| Elective (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable to the AIA/CES.

Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event, respond to prompts and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation (multiple attempts allowed).




Natalie Niemann

Registered Architect
Ms. Niemann is an Associate Professor of Construction Technology – Architectural Technology in the Engineering Science & Industrial Technology Department at Suffolk County Community College. She received her Master of Architecture degree from State University of New York, Buffalo, and her Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Technology from New York Institute of Technology. Ms. Niemann is also president of Niemann Architecture, P.C. She has been a licensed/registered architect since January 2007 which is the same month that she became a full-time faculty member at SCCC. In September 2012, Ms. Niemann founded Niemann Architecture, P.C. and has continued to practice in her profession while maintaining her position at the college. Most of her current professional work is residential and is located on the north and south forks of Long Island.

AIA Info

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES ( or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: Revit Basics of Building Modeling

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This seven-hour course examines building information modeling through the use of Revit software, It explains the Revit interface and demonstrates how to get a project started, creating basic model elements, adding components, creating sheets, drafting a 2D view, and creating 3D views.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to explain the principles and objectives of building modeling and discuss the basics of Revit.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to become comfortable working with the Revit interface and will be able to initiate a project.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to create basic model elements, including walls, windows, stairs curtain walls, doors, floors, ceilings and roofs, and they will be able to add other components such as plumbing and furniture.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to draft 2D views of models and be able to create 3D views with walk-throughs.

LUs: 7.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Experience with building modeling and design software

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 09/03 2022

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation