Real Animation Works

Sketchup Basic to Advanced Training Course

Sketchup Basic to Advanced Training Course

16 hours
1-2-1 Training

Student / Online £465

Company £600 inc VAT

SketchUp training course for beginners and advanced teaching essential skills for designing in 3D.

Our SketchUp training course explains the essentials of 3D design in SketchUp.

We offer bespoke sessions for SketchUp the content can also be tailored and customized. These bespoke courses can be delivered to groups or as one-to-one and are available in class, on-site or live online.

Delegates attend this course to learn how to use SketchUp for interior design, architecture, landscape design, garden design, and many more.

In-class or Live online using zoom. We continue to offer all courses in our popular live online format.

Who should attend?

This course is perfect for anyone who wants to begin designing and creating visualizations using SketchUp running on a Windows or a Mac.

How will I learn?

SketchUp training is hands-on and practical with various live projects. Our certified trainers communicate the essential concepts then demonstrate techniques step-by-step and delegates practice the methods taught on a computer running Trimble SketchUp.

There is always sufficient time to ask queries, and you can keep all the files and videos you create.

Expert SketchUp tutors:

SketchUp courses are held by experts in CGI and visualizations.

You’ll receive:

1. Certificate of Attendance.

2. A practical 3ds max training guide PDF.

3. You can speak with the tutor and get live feedback. You can record every single session as a video.

We offer:

1. A price assurance that you’re receiving the best value for money.

2. One to One training face to face and live online.

3. Choose your own time and day. (We are open Monday to Sunday 9 am to 8 pm).

4. lifetime email and phone support.

5. Help in configuring the computer for Software installation.

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Training Method: One to One.

Training Duration:
 16 hours.

Days: We are open to book this 1-2-1 course anytime from Monday to Saturday 9 am to 7 pm.

Example: You can choose 2 days and complete 16 hours over 2 days in 8 hours session or 3 days or spread over more days of your choice.

Face to Face in-person at our location or Live Online using Zoom or Teams (Your Choice).

Training Duration: This is one-to-one training of 16 hrs it depends on the student they can finish it in one month or extend the training depending on the time they use.

Rendering software Vray or Podium.

Company: £500 (Plus a 20% VAT) = £ 600.
Price for Students, self-financed and Live online: £465.


  1. One to One training.
  2. Choose your own time and day.
  3. Free online support after the course.
  4. PDF notes and handouts.
  5. Certificate of attendance.
  6. Affordable rates.
  7. Help in configuring the computer for Software installation.
  8. Recommend a friend and get discounts.
  9. Super discounts on Group training courses.
  10. Open Monday to Sunday till late.
  11. Bespoke and customized training courses.


Lead Trainer and Director.

MSc Computers with Specialization in Renderings and Digital image processing.

MA Digital moving image Specialization in Interior architecture visualization.

London Metropolitan University

Experience: 25 years of experience in teaching and 3d visualization.

Teaching Experience:

Revit, AutoCAD, 3ds max, Vray, Photoshop, Maya, Sketchup, Unreal Engine, Adobe After effects, and Podium for Sketchup. 


BA Architecture arb/RIBA Part 1. Kingston University London

Teaching Experience:

Autocad, Rhino, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, indesign, and Podium for Sketchup.


BA Interior design.

MA Interior architecture.

University of the arts London (UAL)

Teaching Experience:

Vectorworks, AutoCAD, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, InDesign, Illustrator, and Podium for Sketchup. 


Diploma in Interior design and architecture visualization. Real Animation works ltd

BTEC in Aerospace Engineering

Teaching Experience:

Autocad, 3ds max, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, InDesign, Solidworks, and Podium for Sketchup. 


Kingston University

BA Hons Interior design.

Teaching Experience:

Vectorworks, AutoCAD, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, InDesign, Illustrator, Vray, and Podium for Sketchup


B.Arch – Architecture

Master of Arts (M.A.) – Interior Designer

Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom

Teaching Experience:

AutoCAD, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, InDesign, Vray for Sketchup, Lumion, and Twinmotion.


University of Derby, BA Interior Architecture and Venue Design 2014 – 2017

Focusing on plans, elevations, sections and construction. Shaped a lot of site analysis and precedent studies.

University of Brighton, MA Interior Design 2017 – 2019

Specializing in creating design mood boards and design strategies for both vintage and contemporary. Creating full interior design.

Teaching Experience:

Vectorworks, AutoCAD, Vray, Photoshop, Sketchup, InDesign, Illustrator, and Podium for Sketchup.

Course Title: SketchUp Layout and Vray Basic to Advanced Training Course

Course Duration: 16 hours

Course Description:

This course is designed for architects, interior designers, and 3D artists who want to learn SketchUp, Layout, and Vray for creating high-quality architectural designs and presentations. Participants will learn how to create and edit 3D models, create professional construction documents, and create photorealistic renderings with Vray.

Course Outline:

I. Introduction to SketchUp (2 hours)

  • Overview of SketchUp interface and tools
  • Navigation and viewport controls
  • Creating and editing basic 3D models
  • Understanding Layers and Scenes

II. SketchUp Modeling Techniques (4 hours)

  • Creating more complex 3D models using advanced tools
  • Using groups and components for model organization
  • Adding custom details and finishes
  • Creating and editing materials and textures

III. Layout for Construction Documents (4 hours)

  • Creating construction documents in Layout
  • Importing SketchUp models into Layout
  • Creating floor plans, elevations, and sections
  • Adding annotations and dimensions to construction documents
  • Using layers to control visibility

IV. Introduction to Vray (2 hours)

  • Overview of Vray for SketchUp
  • Basic Vray interface and tools
  • Understanding Vray materials and textures

V. Advanced Rendering Techniques (4 hours)

  • Applying advanced rendering techniques to SketchUp models using Vray
  • Creating artificial lighting and using natural lighting
  • Adding entourage and landscaping to designs
  • Using Vray tools for photorealistic materials, textures, and lighting
  • Creating render settings and output options

VI. Importing and Exporting (30 minutes)

  • Importing and exporting files from other software
  • Understanding file formats and compatibility
  • Exporting models for 3D printing.

VII. Conclusion and Next Steps (30 minutes)

  • Review of course content
  • Tips for further learning and resources
  • Q&A and feedback

Note: The above course outline is just a suggestion, and the course content and duration can be adjusted according to the needs and level of the learners.


1. Interface basics

2. Workflow

3. Walking around

4. Creating Camera views

5. Shading faces and edges

6. Shadow and fog

7. Selecting and moving objects

8. Scaling and rotating

9. Manipulating faces and edges

10. 10 Advance selections

Drawing in Sketchup

1. Line tool

2. Using the line as 3d object

3. Rectangle and Circles

4. Polygon

5. Push and pull

6. Offset tool

7. Follow me

8. Text and 3d text

9. Edges and smooth modifier

10. Sections and guides

Organizing Scenes

1. Grouping

2. Exploding group

3. Hiding and Unhiding

4. Layers

5. Outlines


1. Applying materials

2. Editing materials

3. Creating materials


1. Applying styles

2. Creating styles

3. Animation

3D Warehouse, Plugins, and Extensions

1. Importing Object and Exporting Objects


1. Layout drawings with scale and Printing


Podium or Vray (Level Advance)

Final Project.

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3D Warehouse

The place to share and download SketchUp 3D models for architecture, design, construction, and fun.

We offer a wide range of courses on various topics, from 2d/3D design and animation to video editing and motion graphics. Our courses are designed to be interactive, engaging, and easy to follow, and our expert instructors are here to guide you every step of the way.

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Our design and animation courses cover everything from the fundamentals to advanced techniques, and our instructors are industry professionals with years of experience. You'll gain hands-on experience with industry-standard software like Autocad, Sketchup, Revit, 3ds max, Unity 3d, vectorworks, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and more.

In addition to our courses, we offer a range of other benefits to our students, including lifetime email and phone help, free course upgrades, and a certificate of completion. Start learning today and take your design and animation skills to the next level!

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Online | Flexible Hours. Training Method: One to One. Training Duration: 10 hours. Choose your own day and time by clicking on 1-2-1 Enroll Course.

Enrolled: 0 students
Duration: 16 hours
Level: Advance
Type: 1-2-1 Training

Working hours

Monday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 7.00 pm
Sunday Closed

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