2020 Design
Instructor-Led Training

Our professional training team will guide you step-by-step through the design process in 2020 Design.


 

Level 101: 2020 Design Fundamentals



About Level 101 classroom training:

Are you new to 2020 Design or have you recently upgraded to a new version?
The goal of Level 101 classroom training is to learn the fundamentals of 2020 Design.

What will the 2020 Design Fundamentals classroom training teach you?

At the end of this class, you will be able to:
• Identify basic information prior to drawing a design
• Navigate the user interface
• Access the program
• Enter design information and save designs
• Assign preferences
• Draw/edit walls
• Add openings and obstacles (windows, doors, doorways, etc.)
• Use the Drag & Drop list and the Placement tool
• Place cabinets, appliances, add-ons, sinks, fillers, moldings, countertops, islands, and panels
• Use the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) Assistants
• Determine the space available on a design
• Add, name, resize, and delete elevation areas
• Zoom and scroll through a design
• Place items automatically
• Edit items and delete multiple items simultaneously
• Add dimensions and notes
• Select styles and pricing (door styles, pulls, price level, cost/sell rate)
• Produce reports
• Generate and save renderings (elevation, isometric, top view, perspective)
• Preview and print plans and elevations
• Download catalogs, updates and get support from 2020.net



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Length
Online: 8 sessions over 4 days​
Classroom: 2 days (9am-5pm)​
Level
Beginner
Prerequisite
Familiarity with Microsoft Windows environments and basic understanding of kitchen and bath products and design. Completion of the Getting Started with 2020 Design e-Learning course.
CEU
1.2 CEU credits for NKBA members
Price
$845​



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Level 201: Advanced 2020 Design



About Level 201 classroom training:

Unleash your full potential and discover what you can achieve as a designer!
The goal of Level 201 classroom training is to learn how to utilize the advanced features of 2020 Design.

What will the Advanced 2020 Design classroom training teach you?

At the end of this class, you will be able to:
• Recognize and modify countertops, soffits, moldings and toe kicks
• Add and modify a legend
• Create a customized item, save an image of the item, and add it to your own library
• Add a side elevation area
• Manage notes (add, modify, save, reuse)
• Change the display settings
• Create a cathedral wall
• Insert a 2020 file
• Group items
• Mirror a plan
• Save a floor plan and an elevation area in .jpg format
• Print floor plans and elevation areas
• Produce an isometric rendering and change the viewpoint
• Produce perspectives quickly
• Manage lighting and lighting properties, including spot lights, ceiling lights and sunlight
• Select optimal rendering options and viewpoint
• Save views
• Add lighting and decorative items
• Draw and modify a tile backsplash, and select and customize textures
• Create a drawing layout (presentation document)
• Send to 360° Panoramic View
• Download catalogs, updates and get support from 2020.net



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Length
Online: 8 sessions over 4 days​
Classroom: 2 days (9am-5pm)​
Level
Intermediate – Advanced
Prerequisite
Successful completion of the Level 101 or Pretest and completion of the
e-Learning courses
.
CEU
1.2 CEU credits for NKBA members
Price
$845



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Instructor-Led Online Training​​


Class
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals
Fee per person
$845 USD

Class
Level 201 – Advanced Design
Fee per person
$845 USD

April 29 – May 2, 2019  Toronto, ON

Date:
April 29-30, 2019

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 CAD

Date:
May 1-2, 2019

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 CAD​

Date:
April 29 – May 2, 2019

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 CAD​

May 7-10, 2019  Denver, CO

Date:
May 7-8, 2019

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
May 9-10, 2019

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
May 7-10, 2019

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

July 13-16, 2020  Atlanta, GA

Date:
July 13-14, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
July 15-16, 2020

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
July 13-16, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

August 4-7, 2020   Grand Rapids, MI

These classes take place at 2020’s Grand Rapids location – see facility & hotel information

Date:
August 4-5, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
August 6-7, 2020

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
August 4-7, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

August 11-14, 2020   Miami, FL

Date:
August 11-12, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
August 13-14, 2020

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
August 11-14, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

August 25-28, 2020   Denver, CO

Date:
August 25-26, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
August 27-28, 2020

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
August 25-28, 2020 

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

September 8-11, 2020   Los Angeles/ Glendale, CA

Date:
September 8-9, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
September 10-11, 2020

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
September 8-11, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

September 22-25, 2020   New York, NY

Date:
September 22-23, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
September 24-25, 2020 

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
September 22-25, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

September 28-October 1, 2020  Montreal, QC

These classes take place at 2020’s Laval (Montreal area) location — see facility & hotel information

Date:
September 28-29, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 CAD

Date:
September 30- October 1, 2020

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 CAD

Date:
September 28-October 1, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 CAD

October 13-16, 2020  Dallas, TX

Date:
October 13-14, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 CAD

Date:
October 15-16, 2020

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 CAD

Date:
October 13-16, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 CAD

October 19-22, 2020  Chicago, IL

Date:
October 19-20, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
October 21-22, 2020 

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
October 19-22, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

October 20-23, 2020  Portland, OR

Date:
October 20-21, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
October 22-23, 2020 

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
October 20-23, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

October 27-30, 2020  Grand Rapids, MI

These classes take place at 2020’s Grand Rapids location — see facility & hotel information

Date:
October 27-28, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
October 29-30, 2020 

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
October 27-30, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

November 10-13, 2020  Boston, MA

 

Date:
November 10-11, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
November 12-13, 2020 

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
November 10-13, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

November 17-20, 2020  Denver, CO

Date:
November 17-18, 2020

Class:
Level 101 – Design Fundamentals

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
November 19-20, 2020 

Class:
Level 201 – Advanced 2020 Design

Fee per person:
$745*/$845 USD

Date:
November 17-20, 2020

Class:
Level 101 & Level 201 Bundle

Fee per person:
$1341*/$1521 USD

*Early bird pricing is 32 days in advance.
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Frequently Asked Questions


Online Training: Yes
Classroom Training: No, we provide everything you will need for your classroom training, including a computer with current software installed.

No, you are responsible for your travel expenses. Please note that many of our training facilities have a hotel group rate available.
Yes, once you successfully pass the practical exam at the end of your instructor-led training, you will earn a certificate of completion.

Registrations for each training course will be confirmed once all billing information is received in full.  Substitutions (name changes) are accepted at any time prior to the event.

Notice of cancellation must be made in writing to 2020 (residential.training@2020spaces.com) and is subject to the following terms:

Classroom Training:

  • You are eligible for a refund of 100% if you notify us 32 days prior to the start of the course.
  • You are eligible to receive a 50% credit toward a future class registration if you notify us less than 32 days prior to the start of the course. 
  • No shows are not eligible for a refund or credit.

Online Training:

  • You are eligible for a refund of 100% if you notify us 7 days prior to the start of the course.
  • You are eligible to receive a 50% credit toward a future class registration if you notify us less than 7 days prior to the start of the course.
  • No shows are not eligible for a refund or credit.

2020 reserves the right to cancel courses, change course location, change instructors, or change course content. In the rare case that a course must be canceled or changed, registrants will be informed 32 days prior to the start of the course. All refunds will be processed within 14 days.  2020 is not responsible for the costs you may incur for example but not limited to flight travel accommodation penalties or loss of activity related to the cancellation of a 2020 course.

Bundle Levels
101 + 201

2020 Design Classroom Training

Enroll in both 101 and 201 levels
and get 10% OFF!

Join us and learn 2020 Design
from beginning to end.

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2020 Certification

Meet the Trainers

  • Katia Lalanne

    Katia is a dedicated training veteran at 2020 with extensive product expertise. Her unique and motivating approach to training is only surpassed by her passion and commitment to the success of her students. She has a Master Degree in Education from the University of UQAM and has been with 2020 since 2006.

  • Kimberly Oliver

    Kimberly has degrees in Arts and Business Administration as well as nearly 20 years of hands-on, real-world experience designing and selling with 2020. Beginning as a Design Assistant in traditional, suburban Detroit, to the rural cottages and log cabins of Northern Michigan, to the high-end, contemporary homes in Las Vegas, Nevada – she has worked with clients in a variety of retail showrooms. Kimberly has utilized 2020 Designs in practical applications throughout her career to create detailed layouts and realistic renderings that help turn clients’ dreams into reality.

  • Andrea Earp

    Andrea is a talented and knowledgeable trainer with over 20 years of experience in the industry. Andrea’s excitement and passion for 2020 Design is contagious. Her love for design began when she studied Architecture at the University of Moron in Argentina. She began working with 2020 Catalog Tools as a catalog creator and quickly adopted 2020 Design as her favorite tool for visualization and product specification. Andrea is fluent in English and Spanish.

Customer Testimonials

“The instructor was awesome! I loved her class. My favorite part was the hands-on practice.”Nicole Bernardo, Customer Development ManagerJSI Cabinetry
“I liked the in-depth training on countertops, there were so many details that I learned in that section!”Cristina White, AKBD, ProSource Wholesale
“I enjoyed the hands-on, interactive exercises during my 2020 Design class. It was paced well and easy to learn thanks to the casual learning environment.”Mark Renn, American Woodmark Corp.

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