CSWPA - Surfacing
SOLIDWORKS software includes many advanced surfacing tools. The Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional Surfacing Specialist exam is used to gauge someone's ability to utilize these tools in the creation of complex surfaces.
Successful completion of this exam also shows the user's ability to troubleshoot and fix broken surface bodies, or imported bodies that are incorrect.
Recommended Training Courses: Advanced Surface Modeling
Note: You must use at least SOLIDWORKS 2008 sp3.1 for this exam. Any use of a previous version will result in the inability to open some of the testing files.
Exam Length: 90 minutes
Minimum Passing Grade: 75%
Re-Test Policy: There is a minimum 30 day waiting period between every attempt of the CSWPA-SU exam. Also, a CSWPA-SU exam credit must be purchased for each exam attempt.
All candidates receive electronic certificates and personal listing on the CSWP directory* when they pass.
Exam features hands-on challenges in many of these areas of the SOLIDWORKS Surfacing functionality:
- Spline Creation
- 3D Curve Creation
- Boundary Surface
- Filled Surface
- Swept Surface
- Planar Surface
- Knit Surface
- Trim Surface
- Untrim Surface
- Move Face
- Extend Surface
*This option must be set in your online certification account to show up in the directory. **Login required for access. Full access requires an active Subscription Service contract.