Location and Design Division
VDOT MicroStation GEOPAK/OpenRoads Training
The CADD Support Section is responsible for scheduling and conducting Automated Engineering Software Training. Training Manuals and Datasets are available on the VDOT FTP server located in the "download folder" named Training-Datasets. If you do not have access to the VDOT FTP server please complete the LD-898 FTP Request Form and e-mail the completed form to CADD Support Helpdesk.
|GEOPAK Road I||
VDOT Road I
|GEOPAK Road II||VDOT Road II
This course is packed with the productivity enhancing features of GEOPAK Road I, including many advanced and VDOT custom features. This course is not designed to replace GEOPAK Road I.
Major topics covered:
• Horizontal & vertical alignments
• Coordinate geometry
• Digital terrain models
• Labeling preferences
• Custom applications
• Active chain control
• Site design
• Cross sections
|MicroStation V8i Essentials (Full Basic Class)
After this training users will have an understanding of the following:
• How the new seed files and working units differ from the past.
• What is annotation scale and how it plays a part in design.
• Microstation interface fundamentals including familiarization with menus
and tasks, Selector tools and general understanding of how tools are started
and used in MicroStation environment.
• Usage of MicroStation views, Concepts of 2D versus 3D models and reference files.
• Use of view attributes including the various rendering methods and Project Explorer
V8i Essentials (SELECTseries 2)
MicroStation V8i Essentials (SS2) 2-Day
|OpenRoads Civil Cell||
OpenRoads Civil Cell
VDOT’s existing Civil Cells have been redesigned to function properly, better organized, improved the reference element prompts, ensure the Civil Cell linear/surface templates have an active link to the template library. The training will be 1.5 days (12 hours course).
The Training will include an exercise on one civil cell from each of these categories:
OpenRoads Technology (SELECTseries 4 for VDOT)
Send your questions and comments to the CADD Support Helpdesk.