CATIA Fundamentals for Managers & Non-Designers

This is an introductory course for any users of CATIA V5 that will not be responsible for creating new designs.  Through a combination of instructor lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on exercises students gain an understanding of the CATIA V5 interface and how to view, measure, and manipulate existing CATIA V5 model data as well as how to capture images and create simple assemblies and drawings.

$950 / Student
2 Days

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Topics Covered


Introduction to CATIA

  • Open CATIA
  • Understand the CATIA Interface
  • Recap Ex. CATIA V5 User Interface, Case Study


Profile Creation

  • Create a new part
  • Select an appropriate sketch support
  • Create sketched geometry
  • Recap Ex. Profile Creation & Sketch Constraints


Basic Features

  • Determine a Base Feature
  • Create Pad and Pocket features
  • Create Holes
  • Create Fillets & Chamfers
  • Recap Exercises, Basic Feature Creation


Additional Part Features

  • Create Basic Wireframe Geometry
  • Create Shaft & Groove features
  • Shell the model
  • Recap Ex. Shaft & Groove, Thin Pad & Shell


Dress-Up Features

  • Edit Features
  • Recap Ex. Feature Definition, Features Activation


Finalizing Design Intent

  • Apply Material Properties
  • Measure the model
  • Recap Ex. Material and Measures


Assembly Design

  • Assemble the Base Component
  • Manipulate the position of the component
  • Assemble & fully constrain components
  • Save the Assembly
  • Recap Ex. Positioning & Constrain Components



  • Start a new drawing
  • Create views
  • Create dimensions and annotations
  • Create additional views
  • Save & print the drawing
  • Recap Ex. Drawing Creation



Start Date
June 10th
Live Remote Learning
July 15th
Live Remote Learning
August 12th
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September 5th
Live Remote Learning
September 5th
Auburn Hills, MI

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Multiple Student Promotion

Discount promotion applies to students attending the same class.

2 students – 10% off

3 or more students – 20% off

Some restrictions apply:

  • Cannot be applied to existing Purchase Orders
  • Valid for public schedule classes only
  • Offer ends June 28, 2019

Training + Dedicated Technical Support at 40% Off

40% discount on Inceptra ADVANTAGE Support Plus when purchased with any scheduled training class!

Combine the highest quality application training with support from certified, expert level engineers to answer your questions for an entire year after you’ve completed your training.

With Inceptra ADVANTAGE Support Plus, you receive:

  • Unlimited technical support cases
  • Dedicated Support Team available Monday to Friday, 8 am – 8 pm ET
  • Response time of 2 hours or less
  • Access to the Inceptra Utilities application tools
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Some restrictions apply:

  • Cannot be applied to existing Purchase Orders
  • Valid if payment or Purchase Order is received by June 28 or the class deadline, whichever is sooner
  • Applies to scheduled classes only
  • Cannot be combined with any other discount
  • Offer ends June 28, 2019


Take advantage of this limited time offer on all CATIA V5, 3DEXPERIENCE (CATIA V6), SIMULIA, and other Dassault Systèmes software training classes.

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