3DS Max/Revit Interface

2 days

Interfacing Autodesk 3dsMax with Revit Course Description


Students learn how to take their Revit Models into 3dsMax, and from there to create stunning visuals with advanced materials and lighting solutions.




The primary objective of this 3dsMax and Revit training course is to teach students how to use powerful tools together and advanced techniques to create stunning visualisations.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Create complex designs and professional-looking renderings.
  • Create conceptual designs.


Who is this course for?


This Revit Architecture training course is designed for experienced users of Revit Architecture and new or basic users of 3dsMax.




Before using this training course, students should have completed the Revit Architecture Essentials course or have equivalent experience using Revit Architecture.

In addition, students should have working knowledge of the following:

Architectural design, drafting, or structural engineering.

Microsoft® Windows® XP or Microsoft® Windows® 2000.


Course Prices


Prices for courses quoted do not include VAT which must be added.

Classroom Course The Building Centre, London, WC1E 7BT Full-time 2 days of the week 9.30am-4.30pm 2 days Autodesk 3dsMax & Revit
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Interfacing Autodesk 3dsMax with Revit Course Outline


Day 1


User Interface

  • User Interface Components
  • Viewports
  • Command Panels
  • Other UI Elements

File I/O

  • Starting a Project
  • Saving Files
  • Hold/Fetch
  • Merging Files
  • Import/Export
  • Import link Revit
  • File Linking

Getting Started

  • Setting Preferences
  • Object Creation
  • Object Selection
  • Scene Management


Day 2



  • Using Materials
  • Material Types

Using Maps

  • Maps in Material Definitions

Mapping Coordinates

  • Mapping Coordinates


  • Standard Lights
  • Dome Lighting
  • Ambient Occlusion
  • Light Tracer
  • Radiosity
  • Mental Ray


  • Render Scene Dialog
  • Scene States
  • Batch Render
  • Print size assistant


Autodesk 3dsmax


Autodesk® 3ds Max® and Autodesk® 3ds Max® Design software provide powerful, integrated 3D modelling, animation and rendering that enable artists and designers to focus more energy on creative, rather than technical challenges. The products share core technology, but offer specialised toolsets for game developers, visual effects artists and motion graphics artists along with other creative professionals working in the media design industry on the one hand; and architects, designers, engineers and visualisation specialists on the other.

Find out more about, or Purchase Autodesk 3ds Max


Autodesk Revit


Autodesk® Revit® software is specifically built for Building Information Modelling (BIM), helping building professionals to design, build and maintain higher-quality, more energy-efficient buildings. Autodesk Revit Products is now available as an application that combines the capabilities of Autodesk® Revit® Architecture, Autodesk® Revit® MEP and Autodesk® Revit® Structure software.

 To purchase Autodesk Revit


Post Training support

All delegates are eligible to email support for up to 30 days from Sprunt Media.

Can I upgrade to a work experience course?

 Yes, the ability to upgrade is available simply by applying and paying the extra cost.

Group bookings.

Please call for more information on group prices. 0207 833 5253

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