Transition to the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform for Designers Course

The V5 to 3DEXPERIENCE Plaform Transition Companion course allows V5 users to get acquainted with 3DExperience Platform during a class led by a Certified Instructor and after the class with a online access to Companion, using the same content during and after the class for additional learning, testing and exercises.


V5_to_V6_3DExperience_Platform_For Designers Course

These Hands-on Dassault Systèmes courses combine video, exercices, theory and self-assesments for fast and efficient skills upgrade to the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform for experienced CATIA Users.


Course objectives:

Upon completion of this cours you will be able to:

  • Create new products and parts
  • Insert a part in a product and position it
  • Apply materials to parts
  • Calculate the weight of a product
  • Insert and complete a drawing
  • Create a new part version
  • Replace a part and update a product


Course description:

This course adresses the needs of both Mechnical and Surface Designers. It will first teach you how to design a new part with the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform, insert the part in a product then position an constrain it. You will learn how to assign material properties and compute weight, then complete a simple drawing. Finally, you will learn how to create a new part version, replace  the original part and update the product. More advanced topics will also be covered: they will teach you how to manage complex product structures, create product features, manage catalogs and analyze assemblies. There are specific exercices for Mechanical and Surface Designers at the end of the course.


Target audience:

Designers who need to work with mechanical and styled parts, CATIA V5 Designers.



Students attending this course should have completed the Gateway to the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform course. They should also be familiar with V5 Part Design and Assembly Design workbenches.


Duration: 16 hours

Course materials: English