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Training & Webinars

Workday Learning Courses

Below you'll find a list of upcoming classes and webinars offered on Bentley engineering applications.

Training Recommendations for MicroStation

Instructor-led training for MicroStation CONNECT is provided in Workday.

Enroll in ODOT - ENG - MicroStation Basics.

The MicroStation CONNECT self-training/refresher training recommendation is for you to proceed in reading and watching the material on the Engineering Applications Support Team website in the following order:
  1. QuickStart for MicroStation CONNECT - Go through BACKGROUND, then #1 - #5
  2. User Guide - MicroStation CONNECT - Go through each section: “The Engineering Configuration” section has two very important links:
  3. Accessing ODOT Standards with Non-ProjectWise Data
  4. Accessing ODOT Standards with ProjectWise Data
  5. Look for specific topics of interest on Drawing Workflows for MicroStation CONNECT
Further self-training:
Training Recommendations for OpenRoads

Instructor-led training for OpenRoads Designer is provided in Workday.

Enroll in ODOT - ENG - OpenRoads Designer Basics.

The OpenRoads Designer self-training/refresher training recommendation is for you to proceed in reading and watching the material on the Engineering Applications Support Team website in the following order:
  1. QuickStart for OpenRoads Designer - Go through the groups in order #1 - #7
  2. User Guide - OpenRoads Designer - Go through each section: “The Engineering Configuration” section has two very important links:
  3. Accessing ODOT Standards with Non-ProjectWise Data
  4. Accessing ODOT Standards with ProjectWise Data
  5. Look for specific topics of interest on Design & Modeling Workflows for ORD
Further self-training:

Webinars by EAST

The Engineering Applications Support Team hosts a one-hour webinar almost every week with the Engineering Tips series. The topic and presenter vary from session to session. Engineering Tips is advertised solely via email.
ODOT employees with MicroStation installed are automatically in the email distribution list. Contact the Engineering Applications Support Team to be added to the email list for notification of upcoming webinars. Emails for the current week's topic will have a subject line: Engineering Tips - topic, and will include a link to join a Teams meeting. Emails sent to external partners (consultants) will use the subject line: Oregon DOT Engineering Tips - topic, and will include the same Teams link for joining the webinar.

Bentley Learn Server

https://learn.bentley.com - Find Training (recorded with datasets), Live Training (webcasts), and User Groups.

Online Videos

MicroStation CONNECT and V8i Video Training Tutorials are available from the State Library of Oregon using the O'Reilly online service. 
  1. Request an O'Reilly account from the State Library - Registration
  2. Fill out the four question form. Provide:
  • Your First Name
  • Your Last Name
  • Your ODOT email address
  • Select Department of Transportation from the agency list
      3. Submit the form. The State Library and O'Reilly will setup your account.
Help is available for the O'Reilly registration if you have questions.

After you are notified that account registration is completed, you can watch these tutorials:

The tutorials are free for state employees and you can watch from anywhere including from your own smartphone or home computer. Consultants with an O'Reilly account may also use these training links.

V8i

Webinars, videos and PDFs about MicroStation V8i SS4 and InRoads V8i SS2 are available on these other pages: