We make it easy to get started with STAAD and beat the learning curve. This page outlines the STAAD learning path and other learning resources, so it is easy to find all relevant learning resources to help you on your STAAD implementation journey. 

Learning Path for New STAAD Users

Every Virtuoso Subscription you purchase includes your software and training credits, called “Keys,” that can be redeemed for training or services. Virtuosity users can take advantage of the following trainings by redeeming the keys that came with their purchase. The number of keys that come with your purchase depends on which version of STAAD you purchased. Each Key is almost equivalent to ~02 hrs of expert service or training.

  1. Model and Design a Pre-Engineered Building Structure
  2. Dynamic Analysis of a Structure
  3. Analysis and Design of Concrete and Steel Structures
  4. IS 1893 – 2016 Implementation
  5. Introduction to FEA
  6. OnDemand Training | STAAD: Overview of OpenSTAAD


Additional Resources for New STAAD Users

STAAD has additional resources for all new and experienced STAAD users. Resources listed below do not require Keys as the training above. However, you may have to register or create an account to access content.


Additional Training* Learning Resources*


*No Keys/Training credits required

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I assign Practitioner Licenses?

What are the system requirements for STAAD?

What are Keys?
Think of “Keys” as training credits or credits towards expert services. Every Virtuoso Subscription you purchase includes your software and “Keys” that can be redeemed for training or services options of your choice. Learn more.

Can you tell me more about Expert Services and how I can get them?
Dedicated Product Success Managers are available to help you throughout your project lifecycle. For live training, project support, or on-demand training, you can contact your Product Success Manager or reach out through live chat or contact us here.

What should I do if I need help?