Woman Revit Architecture Professional Fast Track Program

What does an Architect do?

  • Lead and manage the architectural aspects of projects, including design, planning and construction administration
  • Responsible for building system concepts and documentation process from schematics through construction administration phases within the discipline
  • Responsible for overseeing project team members within the discipline
  • Prepare and document project status reports and required code research
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What skills are needed to be an Architect?

  • Bachelor’s, Masters degree or equivalent 7 plus years of experience in architectural design, project management and construction administration
    (professional licensing requirements vary per state)
  • Strong knowledge of building codes and regulations
  • Experience in planning and preparing construction drawings
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Google workspace, Autodesk Construction Cloud, and BIM 360

What software is essential for proficiency in an Architect role?

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Revit is the global BIM standard. Revit is used by 75% of architects for their 3D projects.

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AutoCAD is the global CAD standard. AutoCAD is used by 85% of engineers and architects.

Introduction to Navisworks

Navisworks integrates Revit, 3D AutoCAD and compatible programs into a 3D model to create clash detection between architectural, structural, MEP and fire-suppression systems.

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Bluebeam is utilized by AEC professional for creating, collaborating, and sharing PDF documents.

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What is the average salary of an Architect?

The typical salary range for an Architect is approximately $90,000 to $110,000. Salary may vary depending on which state you reside in.

Can an Architect work remotely?

Most Architects can work a hybrid schedule where they would be on-site for part of the week and remote the other part since the majority of tasks can be done remotely.

Does an Architect have to work full time?

Many Architects work full time and sometimes additional hours after daily hours when facing deadlines. Self employed Architects may have more flexible work schedules.