Tekla Structures’ Fundamentals for Steel Detailing (an eLearning course)

This eLearning course has been designed to empower you with the knowledge to work with Tekla Structures for your real-life Steel projects.

Our eLearning platform shall enable you to pace the course as per your convenience & schedule! You will have unrestricted access to all the training materials & videos provided within this course, giving you the option to complete the training in the comfort of your own office.

Tekla Structures’ Fundamentals for Steel Detailing is an eLearning course for Steel Detailers & Fabricators

In this course, you will,

  • create a BIM model
  • detail connections
  • perform model checks
  • generate fabrication & erection drawings
  • generate bills of material from the 3D model itself
  • extract CNC data

Course Content:
The content within this eLearning course has been designed to provide you with the necessary skills to create 3D steel structure models as well as perform complete detailing of the same – leading to a fully constructible BIM model. Some of the topics that will be covered during the course are,

1.    Getting Started

  • User Interface
  • Basic Modeling

2.    Connecting Parts

  • About System Components
  • Modeling Connections
  • Detecting & Fixing Clashes

3.    Custom Components

  • About Custom Components
  • Creating, Modifying, Importing & Exporting Custom Components

4.    Detailing
5.    Numbering
6.    Drawing in Tekla Structures
7.    Assembly & Single Part Drawings
8.    General Arrangement

  • Creating GA Drawings
  • Creating Anchor Bolt Plans

9.    Managing Drawings

  • Revising & Updating
  • Cloning Drawings
  • Working With Templates

10.    Project Deliverable

  • Printing drawings
  • Working with NC files


  • Tekla Structures license
  • Trimble Identity and internet connection to access the course
  • PC with Windows OS
  • Version = Tekla Structures 2017
  • Configuration = Steel Detailing

Prior knowledge of Tekla Structures is not required.




We provide:

•    Lessons in video format
•    Exercises to practice yourself and create sample models
•    Test questions to evaluate your understanding
•    90 days access
•    Course support via email
•    Certificate after course completion

Please see Tekla eLearning FAQ for additional information or reach out to us with your queries at tekla.marketing.in@trimble.com.

Access to the online training classroom expires 90 days from the time of purchase.

Advantages of eLearning:

Taking an eLearning course saves you time and money, while learning at your own pace. The course can help you save time and money by:

•    Eliminating travel & lodging expenses that entail an 'in-person' training session
•    Paying a reduced course fee
•    Making it convenient to work from your own computer/laptop
•    Providing self-paced training
•    Reducing your time out of/away from your office

Enroll to training: 
Please fill in the below form with your official contact details. We will revert with details about the course, the cost & the sign-up process.