Bluebeam Basics (2017 & Below)

Bluebeam Basics (2017 & Below)

In this eight-hour, self-paced, online course, you will acquire the foundational skills necessary to begin using Bluebeam Revu to create, organize, markup, edit and track comments in a PDF drawing set.

About this course

After taking the Bluebeam Basics course, users will be able to:  

  • Navigate the Revu interface.
  • Create and share a custom Profile.
  • Place markups on drawings and change visual properties of markups.
  • Create and share a custom tool set and save markups into tool sets.
  • Import multiple comments onto one PDF in the Markups list.
  • Set markup statuses and create custom status fields in the Markups list.
  • Create a responsibility Custom Column in the Markups list.
  • Export markup data to Excel and to a PDF Summary.
  • Flatten markups.
  • Create a Studio Session and understand its use for document review and collaboration.
  • Create a Studio Project for storing and sharing document files.
  • Create PDFs from other programs, including AutoCAD, Outlook and Word.
  • Automatically rename page labels and create bookmarks from title block information.
  • Combine PDFs and reorder, rotate, replace and insert pages within a PDF.
  • Edit text and content on a PDF.

Course Audience:

This course is designed for new users of Revu who work with PDF documents in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction industries.

Course Format:

The course is self-paced with online content delivered via PowerPoint, step-by-step video tutorials, and case studies from real Revu customers. It includes quizzes and optional downloadable exercises. You will have 1 year to complete the course. A certificate of completion will be awarded upon successful completion.

Credits:

4 AIA Learning Units

Curriculum8 Hours

  • Course Overview
  • Bluebeam Basics Introduction
  • What is Revu?
  • What is Revu?
  • Interface & Navigation
  • Interface Basics
  • Interface Walkthrough
  • Opening PDFs
  • File Access Challenge
  • Navigation
  • Customing the Interface & Profiles
  • Profiles Customization Challenge
  • Interface & Navigation Knowledge Check
  • Markup Tools & Tool Chest
  • Markup Tools
  • Markup Tools Challenge
  • Customizing Markups
  • Markup Properties Challenge
  • Advanced Markup Tools
  • Tool Chest
  • Tool Chest Challenge
  • Markup Tools & Tool Chest Knowledge Check
  • The Markups List
  • Markup List
  • Markups List Challenge
  • Flattening
  • The Markups List Knowledge Check
  • Using & Creating Stamps
  • Placing a Stamp
  • Creating a Stamp
  • Creating a Custom Stamp Walkthrough
  • Custom Stamps Challenge
  • Stamps Knowledge Check
  • Collaboration with Studio
  • Studio Sessions
  • Studio Session Example
  • Studio Challenge
  • Studio Projects
  • Studio Projects Walkthrough
  • Collaboration with Studio Knowledge Check
  • PDF Organization & Manipulation
  • Organizing PDFs
  • Automark Bookmark Challenge
  • Thumbnails Tab Challenge
  • PDF Manipulation
  • Sending and Exporting PDFs
  • PDF Organization & Manipulation Knowledge Check
  • Course Assessment
  • Bluebeam Basics Course Assessment
  • Additional Resources
  • Additional Resources

About this course

After taking the Bluebeam Basics course, users will be able to:  

  • Navigate the Revu interface.
  • Create and share a custom Profile.
  • Place markups on drawings and change visual properties of markups.
  • Create and share a custom tool set and save markups into tool sets.
  • Import multiple comments onto one PDF in the Markups list.
  • Set markup statuses and create custom status fields in the Markups list.
  • Create a responsibility Custom Column in the Markups list.
  • Export markup data to Excel and to a PDF Summary.
  • Flatten markups.
  • Create a Studio Session and understand its use for document review and collaboration.
  • Create a Studio Project for storing and sharing document files.
  • Create PDFs from other programs, including AutoCAD, Outlook and Word.
  • Automatically rename page labels and create bookmarks from title block information.
  • Combine PDFs and reorder, rotate, replace and insert pages within a PDF.
  • Edit text and content on a PDF.

Course Audience:

This course is designed for new users of Revu who work with PDF documents in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction industries.

Course Format:

The course is self-paced with online content delivered via PowerPoint, step-by-step video tutorials, and case studies from real Revu customers. It includes quizzes and optional downloadable exercises. You will have 1 year to complete the course. A certificate of completion will be awarded upon successful completion.

Credits:

4 AIA Learning Units

Curriculum8 Hours

  • Course Overview
  • Bluebeam Basics Introduction
  • What is Revu?
  • What is Revu?
  • Interface & Navigation
  • Interface Basics
  • Interface Walkthrough
  • Opening PDFs
  • File Access Challenge
  • Navigation
  • Customing the Interface & Profiles
  • Profiles Customization Challenge
  • Interface & Navigation Knowledge Check
  • Markup Tools & Tool Chest
  • Markup Tools
  • Markup Tools Challenge
  • Customizing Markups
  • Markup Properties Challenge
  • Advanced Markup Tools
  • Tool Chest
  • Tool Chest Challenge
  • Markup Tools & Tool Chest Knowledge Check
  • The Markups List
  • Markup List
  • Markups List Challenge
  • Flattening
  • The Markups List Knowledge Check
  • Using & Creating Stamps
  • Placing a Stamp
  • Creating a Stamp
  • Creating a Custom Stamp Walkthrough
  • Custom Stamps Challenge
  • Stamps Knowledge Check
  • Collaboration with Studio
  • Studio Sessions
  • Studio Session Example
  • Studio Challenge
  • Studio Projects
  • Studio Projects Walkthrough
  • Collaboration with Studio Knowledge Check
  • PDF Organization & Manipulation
  • Organizing PDFs
  • Automark Bookmark Challenge
  • Thumbnails Tab Challenge
  • PDF Manipulation
  • Sending and Exporting PDFs
  • PDF Organization & Manipulation Knowledge Check
  • Course Assessment
  • Bluebeam Basics Course Assessment
  • Additional Resources
  • Additional Resources