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

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

Day One: Thursday, March 11, 2021
11:00 am – 2:45 pm CST (including a 15-min. break)
Day Two: Friday, March 12, 2021
11:00 am – 2:45 pm CST (including a 15-min. break)

Presented by
Severin Villiger

SketchUp for Building Professionals: Day One
Thursday, March 11, 2021 | 11:00 am – 2:45 pm CST (including a 15-min. break)

Introduction to SketchUp
Overview of software features
SketchUp vs. AutoCAD, Revit, and other software

Working with SketchUp
File creation
User interface
Basic navigation
Drawing tools
Measure tools
Construction lines

Organizing Your Drawings
Working with groups and layers
Creating, editing, and using components

Coloring, Texturing and Advanced Editing

SketchUp for Building Professionals: Day Two

Friday, March 12, 2021 | 11:00 am – 2:45 pm CST (including a 15-min. break)

Viewing, Rendering and Working with Extensions
Viewing and navigating your drawing
Printing, rendering and exporting
Using SketchUp Extension Warehouse
Adding locations to your drawing
Modeling architectural details
Working with styles, style builder and Lay Out
Presenting the final model

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 will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the conclusion of the series.

Webinars are presented via GoToWebinar, an easy-to-use application that can be run on most systems and tablets. Instructions and login information will be provided in an email sent close to the date of the webinar. It is highly recommended that you download, install and test the application before the webinar begins by clicking on the link in the email.

GoToWebinar App requirements:
Windows 7 – 10 or Mac OSX Mavericks (10.9) – macOS Catalina (10.15)

Web Browser:
The two most recent version of the following browsers:
Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer v11 (or later) with Flash enabled

Internet connection:
 Minimum of 1Mbps       Hardware: 2GB RAM or more

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Professional Engineers
7.0 PDHs

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

International Code Council
.7 CEUs (Building)

Continuing Education Credit Information
This webinar offers 7.0 PDHs to professional engineers licensed in all states and 7.0
continuing education hours to architects licensed in states that accept non-HSW
continuing education coursework. Refer to specific state architect rules to determine
eligibility and restrictions.

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), North Carolina (S-0130), and North Dakota. HalfMoon
Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers
and architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing
Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i)(2)). Other
states do not preapprove continuing education providers or courses.

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

The International Code Council has approved this event for .7 CEUs in the specialty area of
Building (Preferred Provider No. 1232).

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


Severin Villiger

Severin Villiger has been teaching 3D rendering and 3D modeling (SketchUp and Revit) since 2006. He has taught for the Art Institute of Portland and the Heritage School of Interior Design. Mr. Villiger has presented in-house workshops for architectural, interior design, and landscape architecture firms of all sizes. He has a BS degree in Interior Design, and he enjoys using his passion and skill for interior and architectural design to help design professionals transition into the 3D world using SketchUp and Revit.

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: SketchUp for Building Professionals

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course explores SketchUp design software and compares it to AutoCAD and Revit. It demonstrates how to work with SketchUp, organize files, and how to view, render and work with extensions

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to evaluate SketchUp Pro as a design tool and be able to compare it to Revit, AutoCAD and other drafting software.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to demonstrate how files are created in SketchUp and how to navigate drawings and SketchUp drawing tools.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to add coloring and texturing to designs and perform advanced editing.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to view, render and work with extensions in SketchUp and be able rto present final models.

LUs: 7.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|Elective

Prerequisites: Experience with structural design and familiarity with other design software

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 10/21/2023

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.

Streamable MP4/PDF Price: $299.00

Currently, our self-study products DO NOT qualify for AIA, ASLA, LACES or CLARB credit.

Streamable self-study formats are available approximately 1 week after the date of the live event.

The streamable self-study package includes an MP4 format video recording of a live webinar and a PDF of the manual that was distributed for the webinar. You will receive a PDF of the course manual. The manual contains written materials prepared by the seminar speaker(s).

Completion of an online follow-up quiz is required for those seeking continuing education credit. The acceptance of self-administered continuing education activities vary widely between states and professions. Before undertaking any self-study effort, you should review the rules of your licensing/certifying entity.

HalfMoon Education guarantees its products. The self-study products are recorded from a live seminar and there are circumstances where an audio recording is not available. HalfMoon will contact you and issue a full refund if the product you ordered is not available. If you are not happy with a product you receive, you can return the product for a full refund. However, refunds will not be issued if completion certificates are requested.

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