SOLIDWORKS PDM Training has been refined after helping hundreds of customers with data and document management issues. Courses for users and administrators of Professional and Standard versions are available:



In the Using SOLIDWORKS PDM Course you will learn the essential skills for managing files with SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard and Professional versions


Administering SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard

The Administering SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard course teaches you how to setup, deploy and/or administer your PDM software

Workflow design with the Administration Tool

Administering SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional

The Administering SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional course teaches you how to setup, deploy and/or administer SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional software

Course CM2-01 The Foundation of Integrated Process Excellence

CM2-01: The Foundation of Integrated Process Excellence

The Configuration Management course CM2-01 covers the CM2 approach to Integrated Process Excellence and how to overcome the limitations of traditional CM.

Course CM2-02 Fundamentals of Requirements Management

CM2-02: Fundamentals of Requirements Management

The Configuration Management Course CM2-02 teaches you the principles Structuring and Managing requirements for products, processes and the enterprise.

Configuration Management Course CM2-03

CM2-03: Fundamentals of Change Management

The Configuration Management Course CM2-03 teaches you the key elements of the change process and their complexities.

Configuration Management Course CM2-04

CM2-04: Enterprise Configuration Management

The Configuration Management Course CM2-04 builds on previous courses and focuses on the closed-loop and fast-track change process.

Configuration Management Course CM2-05

CM2-05: Optimizing the Digital Thread

The Configuration Management Course CM2-05 provides an in-depth review of the O&M phase of the product lifecycle and includes provisions for decommissioning

Configuration Management Course CM2-06

CM2-06: Achieving Enterprise Implementation

The Configuration Management Course CM2-06 covers how to evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of current business practices and develop a transition plan.

Course CM2-07: Executing Integrated Process Excellence

CM2-07: Executing Integrated Process Excellence (IPE)

The Configuration Management Course CM2-07 introduces a 2-phase approach for creating a foundation to enhance efficiency in core business processes.

Course CM2-08 Enabling Digital Transformation

CM2-08: Enabling Digital Transformation

The Configuration Management Course CM2-08 will teach you how planning bills and order bills are created and maintained within PLM, ERP, ALM, and CLM tools.

Course CM2-09 Practical Application Workshops for Achieving IPE

CM2-09: Practical Application Workshops for Achieving IPE

This hands-on course focuses on shifting the paradigms that are most important and also the most challenging to those implementing CM2. Course participants will perform a variety of roles and, by the end of the third day, they will have performed all facets of the CM2 process.

Course CM2-13 Optimizing the Software Lifecycle with CM2

CM2-13: Optimizing the Software Lifecycle with CM2

This course describes how the CM2 model for configuration management and integrated process excellence can be applied to software. The challenge boils down to what you believe. You either expect software code to come out right-the-first-time, or you do not. Your process will be designed accordingly.

Training Methods

Choose from three different training methods available to you

SOLIDWORKS Group Training

Group/Public Training

Receive SOLIDWORKS training as a group in a traditional classroom environment.

Classes can be taken in one of our 12 training locations across Canada using SOLIDWORKS approved training content and methodologies.

  • Cost effective training method.
  • Leave the office to concentrate on learning.
  • Learn more through group questions and feedback.
SOLIDWORKS Online Training

Live Online Training

With our online training you will experience an interactive learning environment where you can give feedback, gain access to the SOLIDWORKS training files and get time to work on training exercises.

  • Online courses are typically half day sessions.
  • More effective than video based training, with recorded videos learners are often not as focused on the training and skip exercises.
SOLIDWORKS Onsite Training

Onsite at your location

Receive training at your place of work. This style of flexible training is perfect for teams or individuals who are faced with a specific challenge and require personalized courses with on-the-job coaching.

  • Use our state-of-the-art mobile classroom at your facility.
  • Bring your team up to a consistent level of knowledge by having them take the same training at the same time.
  • Benefit from flexible scheduling options.

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