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SDS/2 for Education

SDS/2 for Education

SDS/2 for Students, Educators & Institutions

Free educational licenses are available for both individual students looking to jumpstart their careers and academic institutions working to empower the next generation of structural engineers, detailers, and fabricators. 


A limited version of SDS/2 Detailing is free for students individual use.

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Educators & Institutions

Advanced licensing options are available to academic institutions for use in classes.

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Free Student Licenses

Students can get free educational access to SDS/2 Detailing, whether you are learning in a classroom or in the workplace.

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Individual Licenses for Students

Begin to discover what you can do with the the industry's most comprehensive steel detailing solution, learn the logic of fabrication and connection design, and set yourself up for a successful career. The free individual license for students gives you access to the primary design tools used by industry professionals so you can explore the 3D modeling space and begin learning the craft of detailing. 

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Unlock Access to Educational Resources

Explore resources for curriculum and course development, including how to videos and guides, links to our online training and certification opportunities, and more. 


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Accelerate Your Career With SDS/2

Distinguish yourself as an SDS/2 user with our official certification program. Master the tools and workflows of SDS/2 and earn certificates and digital badges to validate your accomplishments and market your skills. 

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