Technology Courses




Hands on training with the Trimble RTS (Robotic Total Station) 773 and both compatible data collectors; Nomad and Tablet


Develop skills in computer-aided drafting and design (CADD) using Autodesk AutoCAD software. Learn the features and considerations associated with the computer as a drafting / design tool.

Introduction to Computers

This class is designed to familiarize students with computers and their applications. Students will learn fundamental concepts of computer hardware and software and become familiar with a variety of computer applications, including word processing and spreadsheets. Students will also investigate Internet-based applications, working with email, and learning how to browse the web.

Mobile Technology

Local Union 597's Training Center will be offering classes on Mobile Technology.  Classes will cover the use of Tablets being used in the field; mainly IOS using apple products. We will be covering Bim 360 Glue, Bluebeam, and PlanGrid in depth. 
BIM 360 Glue
From BIM 360 Glue Website:
BIM 360ô GlueÆ is a cloud-based BIM management and collaboration product that connects your entire project team and streamlines BIM project workflows from pre-construction through construction execution. With virtually anywhere, anytime access to the most recent project models and data throughout the project lifecycle, BIM 360 Glue helps you review projects and resolve coordination issues faster, while advancing the construction layout process.
Bluebeam Revu
From Bluebeam Website:
Bluebeam Revu delivers award-winning PDF creation, editing, markup and collaboration technology to Windows desktop and tablet users. Create and navigate smart, information-rich document sets from converted Microsoft Office and CAD files. Annotate drawings with customizable markup and measurement tools, and work on the same 2D and 3D PDFs with project partners in the office or in the field. The possibilities are endless.
From PlanGrid Website:
PlanGrid for Windows works on laptops, desktop computers, and Surface tablets that run Windows 7 (or higher). View, create, and share annotations, photos, issues, and hyperlinks. Access all versions of your sheets. View linked RFI's and attachments. View multiple sheets side-by-side. Use PlanGrid for Windows online or offline.



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