Advanced Methods for NX Designers

$2250 – Four Days Class

Advanced Methods for NX Designers course is offered online or at the PROLIM PLM campus in Cincinnati, Ohio.

This course focuses on taking the novice-to-intermediate NX user to a higher level of productivity. Advanced Techniques for NX Designers course will cover advanced assembly, surfacing, family of parts and drafting.


1. Customer Defaults

    • Introduction

2. Part Navigator Operations

3. Sketcher

    • Projected Curves
    • Splines

4. Surface Modeling

    • Spline/Curve Creation
    • Through Curves
    • Swept Features
    • Sew

5. Analyzing Faces and Bodies

6. Faces and Soft Blends

7. Extract

8. Spreadsheets

9. Part Families

10. Reuse Library

11. Advanced Assemblies

    • File Management
    • Assembly Load Options
    • Assembly Constraints/Reference Sets Review
    • Replacing Components
    • Component Arrays
    • Assembly Cloning
    • Assembly Sequencing
    • Assembly Modeling
      • Deformable Part
      • Deform Component
      • Promote
      • Wrap Assembly
      • Linked Exterior Creation
      • Inter-part Expressions
      • Exploded Assemblies
      • Arrangements
Cancellation Policy

Attendee must cancel 10 business days prior to the class start date in order to receive a full refund. Cancellation requests that are received 5-10 business days prior to the class start date will result in a credit towards a future scheduled training within 12 months of the original course. Cancellations made 4 or less business days prior to the training start date or failure to appear will result in forfeiture of the course fee or an additional fee of $250 will be charged to attend a future training class within 12 months of original training.

Students registered for classes that have 2 or fewer attendees may be required to join the next scheduled class. Students will be notified of this situation a few days in advance.

Rescheduling is allowed on a one time basis only. If you do not attend within 12 months of the original training date, the entire course fee will be forfeited.

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Course Completion

At the completion of Advanced Techniques for NX Designers, the student will understand advanced assembly concepts, surfacing ideas, part families and drafting tables as it can be applied in the real world of product development collaboration. As with each course developed and taught by an PROLIM PLM Application Engineer with Siemens PLM Software certification, the Advanced Techniques class capitalizes on the PROLIM PLM Engineer’s intimate knowledge of the software’s development and instructs the students based on the underlying principles incorporated within the NX software.

Course Materials

NX CAD Student Guides and an NX CAD data set will be provided on USB Drive.


  • Mechanical Design Experience
  • Windows Experience
  • Completion of Essentials for NX Designers Training

Aaron Creech

Solid Edge
Aaron Creech

Trainer For  – Solid Edge

Total Work Experience – 20+ years

Career Summary

Aaron has over 20 years of experience in design engineering, including in the Mechanical, Environmental, Architectural & Automotive industries.

Work Experience Includes

Aaron’s design experience has ranged from concept design, and product development all the way through to production procurement (including MFG processing and refinement). Extensive experience using various 3D design packages (5+ years using SE Sync).

Aaron’s most recent role was with Toyota Engineering North America as an Internal Logistics Engineer focusing on MFG process & equipment design, implementation and improvement (Kaizen) of robotics and automation using Toyota business practices along with TPS principles.

Training Conducted

  • Solid Edge
  • AutoCAD
  • Project Management


Siemens Technical Presales Rep Certification Prep – SE


  • Diploma (Mechanical Engineering) NKYTC – 1998
  • Dale Carnegie (Skills for Success) – 2012
  • Ken Blanchard (Situational Leadership II) – 2019

Navjot Singh Gill

Solid Edge and Teamcenter
Navjot Singh Gill

Trainer For  – Solid Edge and Teamcenter

Total Work Experience – 13 years

Career Summary

Troubleshooting PLM related issues for Siemens PLM Products for over a decade. Conducted training session for PLM products, Support technical marketing, Customer care visits for overall 300+ Siemens PLM customers.

Work Experience Includes

Training Engineers, Managing technical support team and Managing PLM projects

Training Conducted

  • Solid Edge
  • NX
  • Teamcenter

Pre Sales Activities Done for

  • Solid Edge
  • Teamcenter

Delivery Manager / Project Manager / Technical Account Manager for

Managed projects related to PLM data migration.


  • MS Mechanical Engineering (Texas Tech University)
  • BS Industrial Engineering (Pune University)

Bryan Fischer

NX/ Teamcenter
Bryan Fischer

Trainer For  – NX/ Teamcenter

Total Work Experience -23 Years

Career Summary

Application Engineer with extensive experience in various CAD programs. Over 20 years of experience working with NX and Teamcenter software. Skilled in purchasing and setting up CAD systems. Excellent background in mechanical designs, tool design, free-form modeling, GD&T and Stack Ups.

Work Experience Includes

Design engineer with Sogeti in Ethicon’s Robotics group

Senior Designer with Belcan: Projects included GE Aircraft, Siemens, Honda, B/E Aerospace, Hill-Room and Pratt & Whitney

Senior Design Manager with REPS Resource: Projects included a three-quarter million-dollar project with Siemens Precision

Precision handwork /CAD/CAM with Lehr Precision

Training Conducted

  • Continuous CAD/Drafting using NX in-house at Belcan (Belcan)
  • NX Essentials (Prolim)

Pre Sales Activities Done for

  • Emerson Fisher Workbench (Prolim)


  • Engineering Apprentice Program (Lehr Precision/ The University of Cincinnati)


  • Associate of Arts in Business (Axia University of Phoenix)
  • Bachelor in Science of Business Management (The University of Phoenix)
  • Member of Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society

Tony Lisle

Tony Lisle

Trainer For  – NX CAM

Total Work Experience – 24 years in Manufacturing

22 years CNC Programming

17 years G-Code Programming

13 years CAM Programming

6 years NX CAM Programming

2 years NX CAM Applications Engineer

Career Summary

Tony Lisle has over 20 years of experience in Manufacturing for multiple industries including Injection Mold, Aerospace, Automotive, Medical, and the Steel Industries.  His Manufacturing background includes roles as a Manufacturing Lead/Shop Foreman, Senior CAM Programmer, CNC Programmer, and Machine Operator.

Moving to the Software side of the industry has allowed Tony to mentor customers using NX.

Work Experience Includes

Engineering Manager

Senior NX Applications Engineer

Manufacturing Shop Floor Manager

Senior CAM Programmer

  • Injection Mold Industry
  • Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Medical
  • Steel Industry

Training Conducted

  • NX CAM Fundamentals
  • NX CAM Advanced/Fixed-Axis & Multi-Axis Milling
  • NX CAM Turning Manufacturing Process
  • NX CAM Customization & Configuration

Pre Sales Activities Done for

  • NX CAM
  • Solid Edge CAM Pro

Delivery Manager / Project Manager / Technical Account Manager for

  • Engineering Team
  • NX CAM Projects
  • NX CAM Post Processors & Simulation Kits
  • NX CAM Contract Programming
  • NX CAM Customization


  • Siemens PLM Technical Presales Practitioner Certificate – NX CAM
  • Siemens Certified Trainer
    NX CAM Fixed-Axis & Multi-Axis Milling
    NX CAM Turning Manufacturing Process
    NX CAM Customization & Configuration


  • In Field

Matt Rataiczak

Matt Rataiczak

Trainer for  – NX CAD

Total Work Experience – 4 years as Solid Edge/NX Application Engineer

Career Summary

Matt Rataiczak has 3 years of experience as a co-op at Ally/PROLIM PLM providing technical support for NX CAD and Solid Edge customers. He is a recent graduate from UC now with a year of experience working full-time at PROLIM specializing in NX CAD.

Work Experience

Application Engineer

Training Conducted

NX Essentials

Pre Sales Activities Done for



Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Cincinnati


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