Tips And Tricks To Prep For The CSWP Exam

1y ago
101 Views
36 Downloads
1.23 MB
32 Pages
Last View : 3m ago
Last Download : 3m ago
Upload by : Nora Drum
Transcription

13DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Tips And Tricks To Prep For TheCSWP ExamAvelino Rochino, DS SolidWorks Certification

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Who I am.2 Avelino Rochino, Certification Specialist Member of the SW Product Definition Team for 4.5years before joining Certification Specialized in defining Sheet Metal, Weldments,Routing, and Core Functionality

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012SolidWorks Associate Certifications3Core exam:CSWA : Certified SolidWorks AssociateAdvanced Topic Exams:CSDA: Certified Sustainability Design Associate

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012SolidWorks Professional CertificationsCore exam:CSWP: Certified SOLIDWORKS ProfessionalCertified SOLIDWORKS Professional Advanced(CSWPA) Exams:Sheet Metal (SM)Surfacing (SU)Mold Tools (MT)Weldments (WD)Drawing Tools (DT)4

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012SolidWorks Expert Certification5CSWE: Certified SOLIDWORKS ExpertPre-requirements:CSWP Exam4 of 5 Advanced CSWP Exams

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Simulation Certification Products6Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate - Simulation(CSWA-S)Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional - Simulation(CSWP-S)Advanced Simulation and Expert Simulationexams to come later in 2015

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012EPDM Professional Certification7Administrator exam:CEPA: Certified Enterprise PDM Administrator

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012SOLIDWORKS Certification ProgramWhy get certified?Professional developmentManagement goalsTeam member bragging rightsReal goals for salary adjustmentJob seekingWhy now?Full time access to SolidWorksHeight of SolidWorks knowledge8

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Real letter from unemployed user #19Avelino,Firstly, thank you for the speedy response.My situation is one of working for many years as a design engineer utilizingSolidWorks (since '99) and always too busy to concern myself with certification.Now though, I've relocated to an area of California where manufacturing jobs arefewer and further between and now, I feel it imperative to leverage additional toolsto boost my skill set and resume. 10 years at my last place of employment andwas telecommuting for a year before they had to let me go due to slow business.Any help would be of great help to me. I'll take whatever you can offer to help getme back to work and a productive SolidWorks user once again.Regards,

Real letter from unemployed user #23DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Hi admin,10I am R*** *****, a Mechanical Design Engineer. I have 3 years of experience usingSOLIDWORKS (SW2010, SW 2012, SW2014) at the University and myworkplace. Currently, I am unemployed and I have no SOLIDWORKS softwareand subscriptions at my own computer. I am interested with CSWA and CSWPcertification program. Can you help me how can I can take the exams withoutpurchasing the software?

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012CSWP: Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional11 CSWP Background Cheater’s Guide: Preview and hints for each segmentof the exam CSWA/CSWP coupons

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012A little history 12 Third generation of the CSWP Core exam. Second generation on-line CSWP exam. Very first CSWP test was proctored and had to be taken at a testing center Recommended for the experienced user. Roughly at least 6 months full-time experience is recommended before taking this exam.

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012What do I need to take my CSWP? (H/W and S/W)13Required: Connection to the Internet VirtualTester Client SolidWorks 2008 or later Commercial or Student Edition licenseOptional: Dual monitors

CSWP Core Exam Features3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012 Test are taken in three segments14 Three segments varying from 40 to 90 mins.Once a segment is passed user never has to repeat that segmentUser can take segments in any order and at any timeOnce all three segments are passed user automatically receives CSWP certificate Many questions have downloaded models Must use SolidWorks 2008 or later to open files Varying downloads reduce ability to cheat NEVER EVER modify the downloaded files in any way unless instructed to do so. Mixture of multiple choice and fill-in questions reduce progressiveerrors

Inside the CSWP-Core Exam3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012 Recommended Training Courses:15 SolidWorks Essentials Advanced Part Modeling Advanced Assembly Modeling Recommended SolidWorks Version: SolidWorks 2008 and later Exam Length: Three Segments, Total 210 minutes Minimum Passing grade for each segment: 75% All candidates receive electronic certificates, business card logos and optional personallisting on the CSWP directory when they pass.

Testing Client3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Test runs in its own client outside of lMultiple choice16TimerDrawings and Images

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Testing ClientClient can be re-sized to be displayed alongside SW:17Fill-in-the-blank

Testing Client3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012 Best to use dual monitors set-up18 If dual monitors aren’t available re-size Client so it’s displayed alongside SW: In SolidWorks go to Help Tutorials to automatically resize SW screen (or you can simplydrag corner of SW window) Adjust Client by dragging corners so it fits next to reduced SW screen

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012CSWP Exam: Segment 119Segment 1 (90 Minutes) Create a part from scratch Use dimension links and equations to aid in modeling Use of equations to relate dimensions Update of parameters and dimension sizes Mass property analysis Modification of geometry on initial part to create a more complex part

What it covers 3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Segment 1 (90 Minutes) Transform a solid and manage its parametersStage 1Stage 2Stage 3 At Stage 1 and Stage 3 you will be asked to make simple parametric changes Part MUST be robust and easy to modify parametrically. Hint: Preview the changes to be made before starting to model20

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Segment 1 Hints21 Practice Linked Dimensions and EquationsLinked dimensions will make parameter modification much easier for Seg 1Linked dimensions and equations automatically organizes the modelMenu View Dimension names to show linked names to make identifying andchanging parameters much easier

Segment 1 Hints3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Simple Example of Linked Dimensions22A 10B 12X 2*APractice this technique to control relateddimensions in your parts

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Segment 1 Hints23Dimensioning is not to any standard for manufacturing.Dimensions are Model Items that show Design Intent for the underlying sketchUse the dimensions to create sketches that will update as expected

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Segment 1 Hints24 For each Stage during test there is a Multiple Choice question make sureanswer is among choices available Do CSWP Practice exam at www.solidworks.com/cswp (click on CSWP link onleft, then Practice Exam link on right of page)

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012What it covers 25Segment 2 (40 Minutes) Creating configurations from other configurations Changing configurations Design Table creation and modification Changing features of a part that is given to you

Segment 2 Hints3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Part 1: Configurations and Design Table26 Practice dimension modification across ConfigsPractice feature suppression across ConfigsCreate a new configuration based on another configurationPractice creating a Design Table (DT) and adding a configuration using DTPart 2: Modifying history of an existing part Before modifying anything, step through Feature history one feature at a time Recognize where key features are such as Shells or Extrude-Cuts so that any changeswill contain proper shapes afterwards

What it covers 3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Segment 3 (80 Minutes) Mates Creating an assembly Adding parts to an assembly Moving parts with collision detection Replacing a part with another part in the assembly Creating a coordinate system Using a coordinate system to do mass properties analysis Flexible assemblies27

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Be careful of simple errors28For example, you are asked to measure this angle. How do you do it and howdo you understand the output from SOLIDWORKS

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Flexible Assemblies29Changing an assembly to Flexible allows it to behave independently of itssource assemblyFlexibleRigid

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Segment 3 Hints30Assembly Functionality: Practice all the Standard and Advanced Mates Collision Detection - Move Component command Flexible Assemblies - Practice how to make an assembly Flexible or Fixed Practice how to completely replace an existing part in an assemblyMultiple Choice and Fill-in-the-blank Questions: Each problem set consists of a design that is progressively built or modified with fill in theblank and multiple choice questions. Multiple choice questions allow the user to see where he may be “off track”. If your answer isn’t one of the multiple choice answers, then you messed up somethingin between that question and the previous multiple choice question (usually two or threequestions back).

3DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012Questions?31Email me if you need more information:Avelino Rochino certification@solidworks.com www.solidworks.com/certification

323DS.COM Dassault Systèmes Confidential Information 7/6/2015 ref.: 3DS Document 2012

I am R*** *****, a Mechanical Design Engineer. I have 3 years of experience using SOLIDWORKS (SW2010, SW 2012, SW2014) at the University and my workplace. Currently, I am unemployed and I have no SOLIDWORKS software and subscriptions at my own computer.

Related Documents:

tips and tricks for Novell eDirectory abstract This integration note provides useful tips and tricks to help network administrators, developers, and users plan, design, manage, and optimize Novell eDirectory. Throughout this integration note, tips and tricks are offered in the following areas:

1 25 Tips & Tricks for Concur Expense Boost your Spendtelligence with best practices, tips and tricks for Concur Expense. From the Best Practices Dashboard to configuring approval flows to online Help menu in 21 languages, this eBook covers everything you need to know to get the most out of your Concur solution. 25 Tips & Tricks for Concur

HRE Virtual Help Desk Page 1 Tools and Tips HUDHRE.info TIPS AND TRICKS FOR USING THE HRE VIRTUAL HELP DESKS The following is a collection of tips and tricks for using the HUD HRE Virtual Help Desks. Using these suggestions will facilitate the Help Desk staff's ability to triage your questions to the appropriate

Base-SAS Tips, Tricks and Techniques This section covers numerous base-SAS software tips, tricks and techniques. Whether you are a SAS expert who is comfortable with the many features offered in the Base SAS product or someone just getting started, these tips will make your programming experience a more rewarding one.

Oct 08, 2018 · AutoHotkey Tricks AutoHotkey Tricks You Ought To Do With Windows 7. B—Beginning Tips for Writing AutoHotkey Scripts . Table of Contents — Jack's Motley Assortment of AutoHotkey Tips 1.1 Date Tricks Section A Trick for Inserting Next Friday's Date

PrEP is a choice -Depending on situation, PrEP may be a life-long commitment or only used during "seasons of risk" PrEP is one of many HIV prevention strategies -The more approaches used, the better the protection against HIV Individuals must test HIV negative to start and continue PrEP Adherence is essential for PrEP to work,

All Star Legacy Divas Junior Prep Level 2 17 73.3 3 3 3 Shockwave Allstars Intensity Junior Prep Level 2 21 71.9 4 NA NA Galaxy Allstars SuperNova Junior Prep Level 2 11 68.4 5 NA NA Shockwave Allstars Vortex Senior Prep Level 2 30 72.8 1 1 1 FAME Victorious Senior Prep Level 2 21 72.5 2 2 2 Shockwave Allstars Flare Junior Prep Level 3 22 72.35 .

Aug 05, 2018 · Top Ten Tips & Tricks Tick List Based upon over 50 live customers, this list is a compilation of learnings from both SAP and Partner-led projects. The Top Ten Tips & Tricks Tick List (5TL) has been created, for the implementing partner, as a prescriptive indicator of what a successful implementation looks like. PAUL HELMS, SAP July 2018 PUBLIC