When

July 16, 2020

Time

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location

University of Virginia
351 McCormick Road, Thornton Hall
B Wing, 2nd Floor, Room B – 228A
Charlottesville, VA

Contact Hours

6.8

Description

This 1-day advanced class provides opportunities to perform hydrology and hydraulics design, analysis and simulation related to real-world projects. Using Autodesk Civil 3D and Toolset features such as pipe networks, hydrology tools, network analysis, and sanitary storm analysis, students develop hands-on drainage and pipe network analysis skills. Topics include:

  • Surface creation, refinement, and analysis
  • Gravity pipe networks
  • Hydroflow Hydrograph tools
  • Sanitary storm analysis
  • Gravity network analysis tool
  • River analysis

A fundamental knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D 2018 is a very helpful prerequisite.

Bring your own PC laptop with a minimum of 8 Gb RAM. Contact the instructor at chuckpietra@gmail.com for guidance on loading the software on your computer prior to class. Trial versions or free education versions are available at https://www.autodesk.com/products/civil-3d/overview.

These Autodesk classes are available individually or as a bundle. Take all three classes and receive a special discounted rate! Space is limited to ensure maximum student and instructor interaction.

Autodesk Bundle Pricing:

Student: $450 | Local $450 | State $450 | Private/Industry $925

Agenda

Topics to include:

  • Surface creation, refinement, and analysis
  • Gravity pipe networks
  • Hydroflow Hydrograph tools
  • Sanitary storm analysis
  • Gravity network analysis tool
  • River analysis

Instructor

Charles “Chuck” A. Pietra

Chuck Pietra is the Civil Infrastructure CAD Manager at C & S Companies in Syracuse NY where he  manages all company technical software applications in the areas of CAD GIS Site Civil Environmental data management and Construction Management.

Chuck has been involved with the Autodesk reseller channel for over 30 years, and has authored several books and articles on CAD GIS and related topics. He is certified as an Autodesk Civil 3D Implementation Expert. Prior to his current position at OBG he owned his own Consulting firm which specialized in CAD and GIS implementation and training. Chuck frequently trains and guest speaks around the country.

Chuck holds a BA degree in Physics and a Master of Science in Physics, both from S.U.N.Y Oswego.

Who Should Attend

The class is for Civil Engineers and Designers, Civil CAD Professionals, Environmental Professionals. The student will need to bring their own PC laptop with a minimum of 8 Gb RAM.

Note to UVA ESE Students: The course is ideally suited for students wishing to gain a proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D to compete for internships and entry-level positions.

Registration and Payment

The following registration fees cover the session, all course materials and meals:

Student: $125
Local $125
State $125
Private/Industry $300

Click here for UVA TTA's general registration information, cancellation policy, and refund policy. UVA TTA accepts the following credit cards: American Express, VISA, MasterCard, and Discover. Credit card information cannot be taken over the phone. Alternatively, after registering you can print out a voucher to send in with your payment. After you have completed the transaction you will receive an automatically generated email confirming registration and payment if applicable. Final confirmation and instructions will be sent out during the week prior to the class date.

Don't have access to a computer?
to get a paper registration form (PDF). Print it out, complete it, and email, mail or FAX it to our office following the instructions on the form. Include your check or government purchase order with your registration form. Please note that emailed or faxed-in registration forms will be considered as a "provisional booking" until payment is received. For more information, call our office at (434) 982-2897, fax at (434) 982-2856 or email uva-tta@virginia.edu