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Upcoming Webinars & Power Hours

Attend an Upcoming Power Hour, Receive 15% Off Training When You Book Through July 30th

Sign up and learn something new during our SOLIDWORKS Power Hours! These are free and on user-friendly topics. To thank you for attending, use promo code powerhour when you go and purchase a Training Course from any one of our courses on our calendar (this does exclude bundles).

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Introduction to Simulation Are you new to simulation? Come join us for this webinar to see how SOLIDWORKS Simulation products can be leveraged to efficiently evaluate the integrity of your designs all while never leaving your CAD environment. This practical live demonstration will give you a first look into the workflow of how simulation can be used in your new product development process.

Jul 27, 202110:30am CDT1 hour
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Power Hour: Patterns in SOLIDWORKS You’ve used Rectangular and Circular Patterns to their fullest – or have you? And have you explored Variable, Chain, Sketch- and Curve-Driven Patterns? Or how to best leverage Patterns in your Assemblies? Have you discovered all that’s new recently in Patterning? Make the most of these powerful techniques!Jul 27, 20212:00pm CDT1 hour
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Power Hour: Recent Developments in SOLIDWORKS Drawings Recent Developments in Drawings - SOLIDWORKS continually adds new functionality to their drawing capabilities. Have you kept up with these productivity-enhancing features, both large and small? It's so easy to just keep doing things the "same way." Travel with us, won't you, as we journey back across the last few releases and bring you up-to-date!Jul 29, 20212:00pm CDT1 hour
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Power Hour: Introduction to Simulation Come experience this quick start training that will give you the tools necessary to start validating your own products. SOLIDWORKS Simulation offers robust, easy-to-use FEA that can help get a jump on better understanding your designs.
Topics include:​
-Materials​
-Contact Types​
-Forces & Fixtures​
-Meshing​
-Results Post Processing
Aug 3, 202110:30am CDT1 hour
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Power Hour: Quick Start Training to Plastics Simulation Join the GSC simulation team as we go through an introduction to SOLIDWORKS Plastics! This training session will give a taste of what the Plastics tool has to offer. You will come away with an understanding of how to get your feet wet with the tool and how you can use SOLIDWORKS Plastics to optimize your injection molding applications.

Topics include:
-Filling Analysis
-Packaging Analysis
-Cooling Time Optimization
-Solid & Shell Meshes
-Injection Locations
-Polymer Materials
-Fiber Orientation
-Weld Lines
-Air Traps
-Venting
Aug 10, 202110:30am CDT1 hour
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Automate Your Engineering Processes Data management doesn't have to be complex. In this introductory webinar, learn how small to medium sized companies can benefit from data management solutions and be up and running in as little as one week. We will discuss how you can leverage your product data to be more productive by working faster and more accurately. You will learn how to:
-Track design changes
-Store revision history
-Avoid duplicate files
-Avoid accidental deletions and data loss
Aug 17, 202110:30am CDT1 hour
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Power Hour: Sheet Metal Tips and Tricks Many of us, if only occasionally, need to create sheet metal parts. But are we taking full advantages of SOLIDWORKS’ powerful modeling tools? We will review some basics and best practices as well as cover specific sheet metal modeling and import problems and their resolutions. Beginner/Intermediate level.Aug 17, 20212:00pm CDT1 hour
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Power Hour: 3D Sketching and Splines Take a deeper dive into sketching as we cover advanced part creation techniques. We’ll demonstrate 3D Sketches, Splines, and Sketch Plane creation tips, and bring you up to date on recent enhancements therein. Intermediate/Advanced level.Aug 18, 20212:00pm CDT1 hour
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Data Management Made Easy Data management doesn't have to be complex! In this introductory webinar, learn how small-to-medium-sized companies can benefit from data management solutions -- and be up and running in as little as one week. We'll discuss how you can leverage the product data you already have to make you more productive, helping you work faster and more accurately. You will learn how to:
-Track design changes effortlessly
-Store revision history automatically
-Avoid creating duplicate files
-Avoid accidental deletions and data loss
Aug 19, 20212:00pm CDT1 hour
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Power Hour: Introduction to Design Tables Maybe you know about SOLIDWORKS configurations, but did you know you can control them with a spreadsheet? Come to this Power Hour and learn the basics of using Microsoft Excel to create and manage configurations in your SOLDIWORKS parts and assemblies and see the benefits design tables can bring to you.Aug 24, 20212:00pm CDT1 hour
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Power Hour: Customizing SOLIDWORKS Have you heard the term “configuration” in SOLIDWORKS and aren’t sure what that means? Attend this session to learn the basics of part configurations in SOLIDWORKS, including what they are and why you might want to use them.Aug 26, 20212:00pm CDT1 hour
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