Course Catalog

These course descriptions are the same for Custom and Standard training as described on our Product Training page. Please refer to the product page for the schedule of upcoming Standard training, and please contact us for Custom training.

 

Thermal Desktop®, RadCAD®, and TD Direct®

Class Schedule
Day 1 Introduction to SINDA and Thermal Desktop
Day 2 Introduction to Thermal Desktop
Day 3 Introduction to RadCAD
Day 4 Introduction to TD Direct

All classes run from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Day 1-2:  Thermal Desktop (Geometric Thermal Modeling) - Lectures, demonstration and self-paced tutorials will be used to introduce attendees to basic Thermal Desktop usage and provide practice building models and interpreting results using Thermal Desktop as a stand-alone analysis environment. Participants may also bring flash drives containing their own NASTRAN, FEMAP neutral, IDEAS Universal, IGES, or DXF/DWG files if time permits.

Day 3:  RadCAD (Thermal Radiation Analysis) - Lecture and self-paced tutorials will be used to introduce attendees to basic RadCAD usage and provide practice building models and interpreting results. Participants may also bring flash drives containing TRASYS or NEVADA input files if time permits.

Day 4:  TD Direct - Lecture and demonstrations will be used to introduce students to SpaceClaim Engineer's easy direct modeling CAD interface and advanced meshing tools in TD Direct. Self-paced tutorials will be used for hands-on experience. Students may work with their own CAD geometry on flash drives as time permits.

Thermal Desktop and RadCAD

Class Schedule
Day 1 Introduction to SINDA and Thermal Desktop
Day 2 Introduction to Thermal Desktop
Day 3 Thermal Desktop and RadCAD

All classes run from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Day 1-2:  Thermal Desktop (Geometric Thermal Modeling) - Lectures, demonstration and self-paced tutorials will be used to introduce attendees to basic Thermal Desktop usage and provide practice building models and interpreting results using Thermal Desktop as a stand-alone analysis environment. Participants may also bring flash drives containing their own NASTRAN, FEMAP neutral, IDEAS Universal, IGES, or DXF/DWG files if time permits.

Day 3:  RadCAD (Thermal Radiation Analysis) - Lecture and self-paced tutorials will be used to introduce attendees to basic RadCAD usage and provide practice building models and interpreting results. Participants may also bring flash drives containing TRASYS or NEVADA input files if time permits.

Thermal Desktop, RadCAD, and FloCAD®

Class Schedule
Day 1 Introduction to SINDA and Thermal Desktop
Day 2 Introduction to Thermal Desktop
Day 3 Introduction to RadCAD
Day 4 Introduction to Fluid Modeling in FloCAD

All classes run from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Day 1-2:  Thermal Desktop (Geometric Thermal Modeling) - Lectures, demonstration and self-paced tutorials will be used to introduce attendees to basic Thermal Desktop usage and provide practice building models and interpreting results using Thermal Desktop as a stand-alone analysis environment. Participants may also bring flash drives containing their own NASTRAN, FEMAP neutral, IDEAS Universal, IGES, or DXF/DWG files if time permits.

Day 3:  RadCAD (Thermal Radiation Analysis) - Lecture and self-paced tutorials will be used to introduce attendees to basic RadCAD usage and provide practice building models and interpreting results. Participants may also bring flash drives containing TRASYS or NEVADA input files if time permits.

Day 4:  FloCAD (Flow Modeling in Thermal Desktop) - The morning session will provide an introduction to fluid modeling components within FloCAD. Hands-on tutorials will be used to provide attendees with practice building fluid system models and interpreting results. FloCAD provides the key to unlock the power of advanced FLUINT modeling within Thermal Desktop.

Thermal Desktop and TD Direct

Class Schedule
Day 1 Introduction to SINDA and Thermal Desktop
Day 2 Introduction to Thermal Desktop
Day 3 Introduction to TD Direct

All classes run from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Day 1-2:  Thermal Desktop (Geometric Thermal Modeling) - Lectures, demonstration and self-paced tutorials will be used to introduce attendees to basic Thermal Desktop usage and provide practice building models and interpreting results using Thermal Desktop as a stand-alone analysis environment. Participants may also bring flash drives containing their own NASTRAN, FEMAP neutral, IDEAS Universal, IGES, or DXF/DWG files if time permits.

Day 3:  TD Direct - Lecture and demonstrations will be used to introduce students to SpaceClaim Engineer's easy direct modeling CAD interface and advanced meshing tools in TD Direct. Self-paced tutorials will be used for hands-on experience. Students may work with their own CAD geometry on flash drives as time permits.

Thermal Desktop and FloCAD

Class Schedule
Day 1 Introduction to SINDA and Thermal Desktop
Day 2 Introduction to Thermal Desktop
Day 3 Introduction to Fluid Modeling in FloCAD

All classes run from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Day 1-2:  Thermal Desktop (Geometric Thermal Modeling) - Lectures, demonstration and self-paced tutorials will be used to introduce attendees to basic Thermal Desktop usage and provide practice building models and interpreting results using Thermal Desktop as a stand-alone analysis environment. Participants may also bring flash drives containing their own NASTRAN, FEMAP neutral, IDEAS Universal, IGES, or DXF/DWG files if time permits.

Day 3:  FloCAD (Flow Modeling in Thermal Desktop) - The morning session will provide an introduction to fluid modeling components within FloCAD. Hands-on tutorials will be used to provide attendees with practice building fluid system models and interpreting results. Flocad provides the key to unlock the power of advanced FLUINT modeling within Thermal Desktop.

Thermal Desktop, TD Direct, and FloCAD

Class Schedule
Day 1 Introduction to SINDA and Thermal Desktop
Day 2 Introduction to Thermal Desktop
Day 3 Introduction to TD Direct
Day 4 Introduction to FloCAD

All classes run from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Day 1-2:  Thermal Desktop (Geometric Thermal Modeling) - Lectures, demonstration and self-paced tutorials will be used to introduce attendees to basic Thermal Desktop usage and provide practice building models and interpreting results using Thermal Desktop as a stand-alone analysis environment. Participants may also bring flash drives containing their own NASTRAN, FEMAP neutral, IDEAS Universal, IGES, or DXF/DWG files if time permits.

Day 3:  TD Direct - Lecture and demonstrations will be used to introduce students to SpaceClaim Engineer's easy direct modeling CAD interface and advanced meshing tools in TD Direct. Self-paced tutorials will be used for hands-on experience. Students may work with their own CAD geometry on flash drives as time permits.

Day 4:  FloCAD (Flow Modeling in Thermal Desktop) - The morning session will provide an introduction to fluid modeling components within FloCAD. Hands-on tutorials will be used to provide attendees with practice building fluid system models and interpreting results. Flocad provides the key to unlock the power of advanced FLUINT modeling within Thermal Desktop.

Introduction to FloCAD (online)

FloCAD (Fluid Flow Modeling in Thermal Desktop) - This online class will provide an introduction to fluid modeling components within FloCAD. The class will be held over a 2-day period, with daily sessions running approximately 4 hours each (2 - 3 hours of presentation material plus instructor availability while working on tutorials). The class uses a mixture of lecture, demonstrations, and self paced tutorials to provide attendees with practice building fluid system models and interpreting results. Attendees must have basic working knowledge of SINDA and Thermal Desktop as these topics will not be covered but their usage is required for FloCAD.

FloCAD online training

Class times: May 2 & 4 from 10am to 2pm MT

Cost: $425

This online class will provide an introduction to fluid modeling components within FloCAD. The class will be held over a 2-day period, with daily sessions running approximately 4 hours each. The class uses a mixture of lecture, demonstrations, and self-paced tutorials to allow attendees to practice building fluid system models and interpreting results. The presentations will comprise 2 - 3 hours of each session, and the instructor will be available during the remainder of the time for questions during tutorials. Attendees must have basic working knowledge of SINDA and Thermal Desktop as these topics will not be covered but their usage is required for FloCAD.

Register here

Thermal Desktop, RadCAD, and TD Direct in-class training

Date: April 25-28, 2017, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., daily
Location: Lakewood, CO

CRTech will be hosting introductory training for Thermal Desktop, RadCAD and TD Direct. Lecture and hands-on tutorials introduce attendees to basic Thermal Desktop and RadCAD usage and allow practice building models and interpreting results. The class will also introduce students to SpaceClaim direct modeling CAD interface and advanced meshing tools in TD Direct.

Daily Schedule

Day 1 and 2: Introduction to SINDA and Thermal Desktop
Day 3: Introduction to RadCAD
Day 4: Introduction to TD Direct
 

To learn more about this class and to register, visit our Training Page.

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Using Sinaps? It is not too soon to get started with TD/FloCAD!

This webinar describes the process for converting from Sinaps to Thermal Desktop (TD) and FloCAD. This process includes using an exporter which works with Version 6.0 of the CRTech tool suite (expected to be released in May of 2017).

Come learn about the basics of TD/FloCAD, including many compelling features not available in Sinaps. The webinar will also cover how to manage the transition period, during which you may be using both programs simultaneously. This is also a chance to ask questions. 

If you missed this webinar, please contact us for the presentation material and recording.