SOLIDWORKS Advanced Update

Become more productive with the latest release

Training Course Contents

The focus of the SOLIDWORKS Advanced Update course is to learn the advanced functionality within the core SOLIDWORKS product including all the features you wish you had known about before.

Including content from the most recent releases of SOLIDWORKS, the training will help you to develop an efficient skillset with the most advanced features and functionality.

The Advanced Update course is not a replacement for the SOLIDWORKS Essentials, as the course is designed for users that already have a solid foundation in SOLIDWORKS

This training course will help you to:

  • Master the core functionality within SOLIDWORKS.
  • Develop a deeper understanding of the latest tools and efficiency techniques in SOLIDWORKS.
  • Optimize Components and create Drawings much faster than before.
  • Reduce and eliminate errors; know how to troubleshoot parts and assemblies using best practices.

Course Info at a glance

In-class 3 Day course (6 hours/day)

Or Online 4 Days (5 hours/day)

Intermediate/Advanced Level

Course Preview

Examples of models featured in the SOLIDWORKS Advanced Update

Requirements & Benefits


At least 1 month using software

Access to latest SOLIDWORKS release

Features Targeted

Part Configurations

Assemblies & Mates

Sketching best practices

Skills you will acquire

More efficient with everyday tasks

Up-to-date with the latest release

Ability to troubleshooting & fix models

SOLIDWORKS Advanced Update Lessons

This course will concentrate on (but will not be limited to) the following topics:


"I liked the balance between explanation and practical. Introduced many new concepts. The new knowledge of shortcuts, hot keys, and menus will reduce time spent on modeling and increase my efficency."

— Michael Mohan, ATS Automation

"Learned a more efficient use of SOLIDWORKS including features I have not been using. Like multiple displays in drawing and large assembly techniques most useful"

— Matthew Cunningham, Primech

"The instructor covered additional material during the SOLIDWORKS Advanced Update course which will prove to be useful."

— Phil Vermeeren, Jefferson Elora Corporation

"Javelin provided exposure to otherwise unknown SOLIDWORKS capabilities.  Instructor was not only knowledgeable but very passionate.  The knowledge gained will have a positive impact on our overall efficiency."

— Tom Kurzava, Colonial Tool Group

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.

Upcoming Classes

Choose a SOLIDWORKS Advanced Update class from the list below

Start Duration Location Pricing
Monday, 27th September, 2021 4 Days (5 hours/day) Online Get a Quote

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Purchase our SOLIDWORKS Training Passport to receive a discount on the SOLIDWORKS Advanced Update course and eight other related courses