Inventor Tube and Pipe – Advanced Course

This is an advanced course for you who already work in Inventor and who want to learn the different functions for pipe and tube routing.

Inventor Tube and Pipe – Advanced Course


Do you want to start using the pipe module in Inventor? Then you have found the right place! In this advanced course in Inventor tube and pipe, you will, among other things, be able to supplement your assemblies with pipes and tubes and create a manufacturing basis for these. We guide you through the program with a focus on this area. Reviews and demonstrations are combined with practical exercises. The exact content and design of the course is adapted to your prior knowledge and areas of use.

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Course description

Target audience

The course is aimed at users who are about to start using the Autodesk module for pipe and hose routing in Inventor.

Objective with Inventor Tube and Pipe advanced course

After the course, you should be able to create tubes and pipea in 3D, create 2D substrates for these and be able to adapt styles and standard components to your own wishes.

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


  • Understand the basic structure of the module


  • Create pipelines for bent and connected cables

Tube routings

  • Create tubing

Standard components

  • Use standard components in your tube and pipe routing

2D documentation

  • Create drawings and BOM with the right information

Styles and templates

  • Customize model templates according to your own wishes

Standard components

  • Create and edit your own connections

Bending table

  • Export pipe bending data

Previous knowledge

Good knowledge of Autodesk Inventor is a requirement.

Course material

We use an English course material supplemented with our own exercises. Cost for course material will be added.

Course content in Inventor Tube and Pipe advanced course


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

Use standard components

  • Download from Content center
  • Insert and select size
  • Place with the Connect function

Create 3D plumbing

  • Use styles
  • Linked styles
  • Bent styles

Manufacturing documentation

  • 2D drawings
  • BOMs
  • Bending tables

Create pipelines in 3D

  • Use cable styles
  • Check lengths

Customize templates and standard components

  • Create your own styles
  • Create standard components with the right features and intelligence


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


  • Loan of computer
  • Cost for course material will be added (800 SEK)
  • Lunch and coffee included
  • Course duration: 2 days
  • Time: 09.00-16.00
  • Price applies excluding VAT

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 quotation request!

Do you have questions about the Inventor Tube and Pipe 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