Bluebeam Revu Quick Start



This half-day, instructor-led classroom course promises to shorten your staff’s learning curve and maximize your investment in Revu by:

  • Providing hands-on instruction
  • Focusing on the foundation of skills needed to use Revu to achieve greater productivity
  • Applying a progressive learning structure where each learning module builds on previous learning objectives

Who Should Attend

Field and office professionals in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industry as well as the MFG industry. This class is a stripped down version of our Basics class. It covers the essentials to any new user of Bluebeam Revu software.

Each Student Receives

  • A student guide for use in the classroom*
  • Telephone support on class topics for 30 days
  • Certificate of completion

* If desired, training materials may be purchased separately for use as a reference guide outside the classroom.  Cost varies by title, please contact for details.

Details & Prerequisites

  • 1/2 day course
  • Hours: 8-30-4:30 or 1:00-4:00
  • Cost $275
  • A working knowledge of the use of personal computers
  • Familiarity with PDF documents
  • Familiarity with the use of Microsoft Office software such as Word or Excel
  • Familiarity with sending / receiving email

Course Outline

Overview of the Revu Interface, Navigation and Profiles

  • Command Bar, Toolbars and Menus
  • Side Panels and Tab Access

The Markup Tools (Redlining & Measure)

  • Overview of Markup Tools
  • How to Access Markup Tools
  • Types of Markup Tools
  • Customizing the Properties of Markup Tools

The Tool Chest

  • What is the Tool Chest™ and Why It Saves Time
  • The Recent Tools Tool Set
  • Properties Mode vs. Drawing Mode
  • The My Tools Tool Set
  • Tool Sets

The Markups List

  • What is the Markups List?
  • Organizing Columns
  • Sorting Data in the Markups List
  • Filtering Data

PDF Creation

  • New PDF Creation
  • Using the Bluebeam PDF Printer to Create PDFs From Virtually Any Program

Introduction to Studio

  • Overview of Studio Sessions and Projects
  • The Difference Between Studio Sessions and Projects


*Course length and cost are based on a minimum of four attendees MasterGraphics.aec reserves the right to cancel classes.

*Note: The course topics are a guideline and class topics may be modified by the instructor based upon the class flow.