This course covers the CATIA Generative Shape Design (GSD) workbenches and includes general tuition in surfacing concepts, quality and methodology.

About this course


3 days

Course Objective:

All key functions are covered along with recommended methods for constructing and editing history-based surface models. This course is suitable for a broad range of users, working in areas as diverse as geometry import and repair, tooling design, automotive body-in-white and race car design. The course includes a mixture of presentation and tutorial, enabling students to gain hands-on experience.

The course covers the following topics:

  • Consolidate Basic GSD Principles
  • Quality issues
  • Curve/Surface Analysis
  • Split, Trim, Join
  • Curves on Supports and without Supports
  • Geometrical Set Management
  • Lofted Surfaces (Multisection surface)
  • Swept Surfaces
  • Laws
  • Model Navigation
  • Filleted Surfaces
  • Blend Surfaces
  • Fill Surfaces
  • Healing
  • Additional Useful Commands

Who Should Attend?

New CATIA V5 Mechanical Designers with 6 months minimum use of CATIA

Course Overview:

TECHNIA have 2 training facilities available (located in Milton Keynes and Castle Donington) or alternatively, courses can be delivered on the customer’s site. TECHNIA are a Dassault Systèmes Authorised Certification Center and are fully industry and CPD (Continuing Professional Development) approved. The course overview provides details of the topics covered in each lecture. Please note that the actual course agenda may vary depending on location.

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Upcoming sessions

Start Date
Location: Milton Keynes
Start Date: 23-10-2019
Days: 3
Location: Castle Donington
Start Date: 30-10-2019
Days: 3
Location: Milton Keynes
Start Date: 11-12-2019
Days: 3

What’s included?

An experienced, specialist trainer
Years of industry experience
Dedicated training facilities
Personal attendance certificate
Lunch & refreshments

How Does it Work?


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