Inventor Factory Design – Company-Adapted – Advanced Course

An advanced company-adapted course for you who work in Inventor. You will learn the different functions of factory layouts.

Inventor Factory Design – Company-Adapted – Advanced Course


Inventor Factory Design is an advanced course for those who wants to use the Factory module in Autodesk Inventor. Our certified teachers will guide you through the program. The content is adapted to your prior knowledge. Reviews and screenings are combined with our own practices.

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Course description

Target audience

Users to start using Inventor’s and AutoCAD’s layout management module.

Objective for Inventor Factory Design advanced course

After completing the course, you should be able to create layouts in AutoCAD and Inventor and visualize them in Navisworks.

The goal after completing the course is that you should be able to:

Understand the basic structure of the module and the CAD programs involved.

3D layouts
Create 3D layouts in Inventor using the Asset library.

2D layouts
Combine 3D layout with 2D layout in AutoCAD.

AutoCAD Architecture
Create simple walls and doors with AutoCAD Architecture.

Create visualization of the entire layout in Navisworks.

Create your own 2D and 3D objects that can be used as layout objects (Assets).


The exercises are pedagogically designed so that you can practice creating layouts in Inventor Factory Design. The focus is on the right methodology for you to learn how to create layouts in the most efficient way possible from the beginning.

Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge of Autodesk AutoCAD and Inventor is a requirement.

Course material

We use Powerpoint with overview information and supplement with our own exercises. Course material is included in the course.

Course content in Inventor Factory Design


  • Cadcraft
  • Autodesk AutoCAD and Inventor
  • General information
  • Purpose and goal

3D layouts

  • Insert Assets
  • Manage properties
  • Link Assets
  • Use DWG as a basis

2D layouts

  • Sync AutoCAD and Inventor
  • Manage Assets in AutoCAD

AutoCAD Architecture

  • Use AutoCAD Architecture to create walls and doors


  • Create total layout in Navisworks
  • Measurement and control
  • Visualization

Create your own Assets

  • Create your own Assets with basic functionality
  • Use simple iLogic code
  • Parameters and properties

If time allows

  • Point cloud management in Inventor and Navisworks
  • Process simulation


  • Purpose and goal
  • Course evaluation
  • Extension courses etc.


  • Loan of computer included
  • Course material is not included
  • Lunch and coffee included
  • Course duration: 2 days
  • Time: 09.00-16.00
  • Prices apply excluding VAT
  • Quotation on request

Interactive teacher-led distance education

Do you not have the opportunity to come to any of our offices? No problem! Through remote connection, you still get the opportunity to use the software on our powerful course computers and follow the exercises our course leaders go through.
We recommend that you have two screens and a headset to be able to get the best out of our distance education. Contact us for more information!

Company-adapted course

Do you want the course to be company-adapted? No problem, we can adapt the content to your needs, goals and challenges. Contact us for more information and a quote!

Do you have questions about the Inventor Factory design advanced course?

Contact our education manager for more information and requests on how the course should be designed and adapted to your company’s conditions.

Katarina Espeling
+4673-88 35 195