Tag Archives: PTC University

Have You Upgraded to PTC Creo Parametric? Realize Your Full Potential!

For the past month, I’ve been discussing key productivity advantages PTC Creo Parametric has over Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 5.0, including: cross sectioning, measuring geometry, sheet metal, assembly performance, 3D annotations, a new user experience, and Freestyle modeling. Let’s say you’ve realized the value of these productivity increases and upgraded from Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 5.0 to PTC Creo […]

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The Learning Connector Continues to Gain Popularity Among PTC Customers

I recently sat down with Kim Springston of PTC University to discuss the success of the “LearningConnector,” an e-learning application for PTC Creo, PTC Windchill and PTC Mathcad. We’ve talked about this topic occasionally, but the overwhelmingly positive customer feedback and future plans for the app are worth exploring. According to Kim, one customer even noted […]

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What Are We Looking for? Top PTC Learning Connector Searches

If you use PTC Creo, you’re probably already familiar with the PTC Learning Connector. Click the Learning Connector icon from within the software, and you see short instructional videos, help topics, knowledge base articles, e-learning library recommendations, and more. There’s also a Search field, so that you can quickly reach all the Learning Connector information […]

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What PTC Creo Classes Are We Attending? Top 10 Instructor-Led Classes

While we recently talked about PTC offering free online tutorials and eLearning, it’s about time we take a closer look at the most classical form of training: a room full of students exchanging ideas and experiences, guided by an expert teacher. (Actually, the room wouldn’t be full, as PTC University training classes are held in small […]

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On Our Way to a Better Fruit Bowl: Top 10 Free Tutorials from PTC

When we launched the PTC University Learning Exchange in 2011, we boasted 150 free expert tutorials for our users. Today, there are 250 for PTC Creo Parametric 2.0 alone and over 330 including PTC Creo Parametric 1.0. You can also find these 2- to 5-minute instructional videos for PTC Creo Direct, Layout, Options Modeler, and […]

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Access a free eLearning trial through Creo 2.0

On the weekend of August 17 and 18, PTC University deployed a new release of Precision LMS, the learning management system that is the backbone of our eLearning Libraries.  This release contains several new capabilities of which we would specifically highlight one today — the LearningConnector for Creo 2.0 eLearning trial What is this eLearning trial and how can I access it? […]

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Viva Las Vegas! Viva Creo! Viva PlanetPTC Live!

You’ve more than likely heard the song and perhaps even seen the 1964 American movie,  Viva Las Vegas! (That’s “long live Las Vegas” for you gringos.) It starred singer and actor Elvis Presley before his white cape and sequined jumpsuit period. Elvis sang that Las Vegas could set your soul on fire, and that’s exactly […]

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Behind the Scenes: Adoption Aids for Creo 1.0

We know from our interview with Matt Cohen that PTC University exists to train our users, and that LearningExchange is a web site featuring how-to and other useful videos by our developers and various PTC experts. Best of all, LearningExchange is completely free—just because we want you to succeed at using PTC products. Now, the […]

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Creo Training Straight from the Developers –FREE!!!

Here’s something you’ll want to know about: LearningExchange. It’s a web site featuring how-to and other useful videos by our developers and various PTC experts. Best of all, it’s completely free—just because we want you to succeed at using PTC products. So what’s the catch? That’s what I asked Adrian LaSala, Custom Education Program Lead […]

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Behind the Scenes: PTC University “Educates” the Creo Blog

In a recent article, ”Best Practices for CAD Training,” we reviewed some of the best practices to ensure users get the proper training to get their jobs done, even in a bad economy. We invited Matt Cohen, Divisional Vice President of PTC University, to tell us more about PTC’s approach to training. GH: Before we start, […]

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