The CATIA V5 Fundamentals course is designed to provide delegates with a broad skill set for using CATIA V5. It is a starting point for CATIA and the knowledge gained is a prerequisite for many more specialized training courses.

Course objectives:

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:
Understand and use the CATIA V5 interface
Plan the construction of a part in order to convey its visual and functional aspects
Create a simple parts in CATIA V5
Construct an assembly using parts
Produce simple drawings and assembly layouts

Topics Covered:

  • Introduction to CATIA
  • Creating Profiles
  • Creating Basic Features
  • Creating Additional Part Features
  • Creating DressUp Features
  • Reusing the Data
  • Finalizing the Design Intent
  • Working with Assembly Design
  • Designing in Context
  • Creating Drawings (ANSI)
  • Creating Drawings (ISO)
  • Master Exercise: Drill Press Assembly


Target audience
Mechanical Designers with no CATIA V5 experience

Student attending this course should be familiar with Mechanical Design and the Windows
Operating System