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Learn how to use SOLIDWORKS software

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Should I take Training?

Taking a training course from Javelin can dramatically impact your design time. Many of our customers have realized a 50% to 90% reduction in design time because they know how to use SOLIDWORKS more effectively.

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How will I learn?

Javelin has a flexible training program that is designed to meet your training needs. A SOLIDWORKS course can be taken in-class at one of our 16 training locations, live over the web, or at your office location.

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A variety of Courses

There is a wide variety of SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD, Simulation, Electrical, PDM training courses available including Parts, Assemblies and Drawings, Surfacing, Weldments and Sheet Metal. Plus our popular GD&T courses.

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SOLIDWORKS Training Locations

Authorized SOLIDWORKS Training Centre locations across Canada

Western Canada

  • Vancouver, BC.
  • Winnipeg, MB.
  • Regina, SK.
  • Saskatoon, SK.
  • Edmonton, AB.
  • Calgary, AB.

Central Canada

  • Windsor, ON.
  • London, ON.
  • Kitchener, ON.
  • Oakville, ON.
  • Barrie, ON.
  • Markham, ON.
  • Vaughan, ON.
  • Ottawa, ON.

Eastern Canada

  • Dartmouth, NS.

Canada Wide

  • Online Live Training from your home or office, the same learning experience without the need to travel

Training Courses Available

Learn SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD, PDM, Communication, Simulation, Electrical, or GD&T

  • CAD software
    SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD Training

    Our SOLIDWORKS courses allow you to develop your skills with process based training. Start with the SOLIDWORKS Essentials course and move on to PartsSurfacing, Advanced Assemblies, and creating Drawings.

    Plus application specific courses for Sheet Metal, Weldments, and Routing

  • Visualization software
    SOLIDWORKS Communication Training

    Learn how to communicate product and manufacturing information directly in 3D, bypassing time-consuming 2D processes, and eliminating potential problems

    Courses include SOLIDWORKS Inspection, MBD, Composer, and Visualize rendering

  • Communication software
    SOLIDWORKS PDM Training

    Learn how to use Product Data Management software to share information and collaborate on designs with everyone in your extended design team.

    Administration training also available

  • Simulation software
    SOLIDWORKS Simulation Training

    Learn how to virtually test new ideas, quickly and efficiently evaluate performance, and improve quality

    Includes Standard, Professional, Premium and Flow Simulation courses

  • Electrical software
    SOLIDWORKS PCB and Electrical Training

    Learn how to simplify product design creation with embedded electrical systems including PCBs, power systemsuser controlscomplex wiring, and harnesses

    Includes SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic 2D, 3D, and PCB training courses

  • GD&T training
    GD&T Training

    Our courses are designed to help understand and interpret the fundamentals of GD&T, based on the ASME Y14.5 – 2009 standard. Formally the ASME Y14.5M - 1994 standard.

    Courses include basic and advanced

Why you should learn SOLIDWORKS

Hear reasons from a training course recipient

  • Reduce your SOLIDWORKS design time

    By being more effective with SOLIDWORKS software you can work faster and more efficiently, our customers are able to work 50% faster.

  • Improve yourself with new skills

    Ensure you don’t fall behind with SOLIDWORKS design techniques and stay ahead of your competition.

  • Get the most out of SOLIDWORKS

    Ensure you are getting the most out of your software investment, using all the features available in the right way!

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Brad Toole Breaker Technology

"Javelin’s quick response time, sales and technical support are all very good. We implemented SOLIDWORKS in 1998 and to date, remain a satisfied customer"

Brad Toole, Engineering Manager

Breaker Technology Ltd.

Ron Ryan Oceanic

"The time we save using SOLIDWORKS and doing our own 3D printing helps us validate designs quickly to meet demanding project deadlines"

Ron Ryan, Fabrication Group Manager

Oceanic

Chris White Sunrise Energy

"SOLIDWORKS has definitely brought something different to the Solar Industry. Our U.S. counterparts use 2D, but they will be switching to 3D soon"

Chris White, Design & Technical Manager

Sunrise Power

Michael Fenando, Theta Industries

“Javelin is an easily accessible reseller who is supportive, knowledgeable and professional. Keep up the Gold Standard level of service.”        

Michael Fernando, Tool & Die Designer

Theta Industries Inc.

John Leavitt, Pensafe

“SOLIDWORKS is now the de facto standard and Javelin is one of the best SOLIDWORKS resellers.  How can you go wrong with a de facto standard on both the reseller and the software?”   

John Leavitt, Owner

PenSafe Inc.

Christa Carey, Prototcase

“Javelin staff and technical support are excellent. They are knowledgeable, helpful and thorough. Technical questions are always answered; either immediately or in a timely manner.”

Christa Carey, Technical Support Manager

Protocase Inc.

Peter Graham, ProVantage

“We rely heavily on our software to keep us profitable, and Javelin is always in the background keeping ProVantage running.”

Peter Graham, Engineering Manager

ProVantage

Timm Williams, Carrotwerx

"Javelin does far more than sell software and 3D printers. They provide team support and resources, when there were technical challenges, Javelin stepped up and made it right."

Timm Williams, Partner

Carrotwerx

Aldo Balatti, Evolve Design Solutions

"Evolve Design Solutions appreciates the excellent customer service, product knowledge and technical support provided by Javelin, our SOLIDWORKS Value Added Reseller (VAR).”

Aldo Balatti, Principal

Evolve Design Solutions

Mark McCumber, F-B Tool

“Javelin offers the complete package; good products, good service and value for what you need. They’re a great bunch of people who are always willing to help you out.”

Mark McCumber, Senior Designer

F-B Tool & Die Limited

Mike McGuire, Wingspan

"As far as Javelin goes, they’re really nice guys. Excellent technical support is provided by a consistent group of people. Reasonable, low pressure sales support is also appreciated."

Mike McGuire, President

Wingspan

Ray Minato, Inertia Engineering + Design

"I’ve been a believer in SOLIDWORKS PDM since day one because it’s been effective since day one"

Ray Minato, President

Inertia Engineering + Design

Darryl Turrie, MacLean Engineering

"Javelin seems to make an extra effort to ensure that the software’s capabilities are being maximized to benefit the customer.”

Darryl Turrie, Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer

MacLean Engineering & Marketing Co. Limited

Michelle El-Hage, ZEC Wind Power

"Javelin employees are friendly, knowledgeable and quick to respond with effective solutions, and ZEC Wind Power is very pleased to be affiliated with this company."

Michelle El-Hage, Designer

ZEC Wind Power

SOLIDWORKS Certification

Get SOLIDWORKS Certified

SOLIDWORKS Certification can be used as a benchmark to measure your knowledge and competency with SOLIDWORKS software.

Take training with us to prepare for the Certification Exam.

With 19 certification programs to choose from, including industry specific designations, there is a certification program designed for you and your business.

Learn from SOLIDWORKS Certified Instructors

Javelin's team of Certified Instructors have vast experience with SOLIDWORKS from providing years of technical support and consulting services to thousands of customers.

You will be able to learn proven techniques and best practices used by successful Canadian designers and manufacturers.

Certified SOLIDWORKS Training

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SOLIDWORKS Training Pricing Catalogue

Our Training Catalogue provides a comprehensive overview of our training services including:

  • SOLIDWORKS courses
  • Pricing details
  • Training Centre Locations
  • Coaching Services
  • Benefits of Training

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