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06/18/2013

ASCENT- Center for Technical Knowledge® to Showcase Autodesk Official Training Guides for Software Enabling BIM and Building Design at American Institute of Architects National Convention and Design Expo

AIA attendees can learn about Autodesk Official Training Guides and Instructor Tools in booth #3905

FRAMINGHAM, MA

Rand Worldwide (OTCBB: RWWI), a global leader in providing technology solutions to organizations with engineering design and information technology requirements, announced that its courseware division, ASCENT – Center for Technical Knowledge, is exhibiting at the upcoming American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention in Denver from June 20 – 22, 2013.
 
“As the sole provider of Autodesk Official Training Guides (AOTG), our team of researchers and technical writers have hands-on experience with the latest versions of the software, often working closely with the software developers, in order to provide the best experience for instructors, students, and those involved in self-study,” says Paul Burden, director of product development, ASCENT. “We’re excited to showcase our Revit related titles in both hard copy and eBook formats as they provide the tools to help architects leverage BIM.”
 
In total, ASCENT has released over 25 Autodesk Official Training Guides (AOTG) for Release 2014, in addition to helpful Instructor Tools to ensure the best possible classroom experience. ASCENT’s training guides are also a valuable resource for those preparing for the Autodesk Professional certification exams, as exam objectives are also included within the applicable guides.
 
In addition to being the sole provider of Autodesk Official Training Guides, AIA has approved several of ASCENT's training guides for use with the AIA Passport Provider program. Students who take these classes through authorized AIA/Continuing Education System providers using ASCENT's courseware are eligible to receive Mandatory Continuing Education credits to maintain their AIA membership.
 
At the AIA Convention, ASCENT will showcase all of its Autodesk Official Training Guides in eBook format, plus will have the following Revit Student Guides on hand:
AIA attendees who visit the ASCENT booth (#3905) will receive a QR code which allows them to recognize a 25 percent savings on purchases through ASCENT’s eStore. ASCENT author, Martha Hollowell, will also be at the booth to meet attendees.

About ASCENT
ASCENT- Center for Technical Knowledge develops professional training courseware and technical documentation for engineering applications including those developed by Autodesk, Dassault Systèmes and PTC. ASCENT is an Authorized Author, Publisher and Developer of Autodesk curriculum and the sole provider of Autodesk Official Training Guides. ASCENT hardcopy Student Guides, eBooks and Instructor Tools are available to educational institutions and training centers, individuals and corporations and can be purchased directly from the ASCENT eStore. For more information visit the ASCENT website and follow ASCENT on Twitter at @ASCENT_CTK.

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