Professional | ~8 hr.

Simulation for Static Stress Analysis Professional Certification Prep

Course | Certification prep
Get prepared to take the Autodesk Certified Professional in Simulation for Static Stress Analysis using Fusion 360 exam. Review essential skills and take the practice test to prepare for the certification exam.


Be prepared to take the Autodesk Certified Professional in Simulation for Static Stress Analysis certification exam. Review essential skills such as preparing linear static stress loads, working with models, defining loads and constraints, solving simulation studies, and refining meshes and results using Fusion 360.

Follow along with videos, datasets, and exercises to practice and review the exam topics on your own. Check your knowledge by taking a practice test to prepare for the certification exam. It’s all about practice and preparation.

After completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  • Prepare for linear static stress loads.
  • Work with models, including repairing imported models.
  • Define loads and constraints.
  • Address simulation pre-check information.
  • Solve a simulation study.
  • Refine simulation results.
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Course modules

~10 min.
Getting started
Course Module

Discover what you'll learn in this course and download the software and resources you need.

~2 hr.
See where you stand
Course Module

Before you begin this course, test your skills by taking the following assessment to see where you stand.

~1 hr.
Simulation Prep
Course Module

Preparing for a linear static stress load is essential for a successful operation. This includes determining, evaluating, and interpreting relevant information before model preparation, as well as working with imported models.

~1 hr. 20 min.
Simulation set up
Course Module

Determining when a linear static study is appropriate is crucial in leveraging Fusion 360’s simulation capabilities.

~1 hr. 30 min.
Solve simulation
Course Module

A pre-check provides warnings and indicates any common errors, so you can inspect elements for the study and adjust what is needed for it to be successful.

~1 hr.
Result analysis
Course Module

Once a simulation study is solved, it's critical to understand the simulation results. 

~1 hr. 20 min.
Study refinement
Course Module

After interpreting the results of a study, the mesh, geometry, and the study itself can be refined.

~1 hr. 40 min.
Course challenge exercise
Course Module

Follow the assignment directions below or download the PDF to follow along at your own pace. 

~2 hr.
Practice test
Course Module

Ready to test your knowledge? Pass this required test with a score of 75% or more to complete the course and earn a certificate of completion.  

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