Since 1986 Micro-Press.com has specialized in high quality training materials for individuals, teachers, and trainers.  Our very popular eBooks and manuals cover the fields of MicroStation, Architecture/Construction, and Blueprint Reading. Our materials are used worldwide and you can be confident they will work for you.  Join our thousands of appreciative customers today!

 We work hard to keep our materials fresh and up-to-date and we constantly edit our MicroStation training manuals to meet the latest software versions.  All our materials have been classroom and online tested for many years and they are proven to be extremely effective for students, individuals, and trainers.   We are currently working on the new MicroStation 10 Connect version, which we will publish shortly after it is fully released by Bentley.

But don't take our word for it - check out the sample pages for each manual on the product pages below.  See how user-friendly our manuals are.

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  • Our manuals and books are available in eBook or Paper editions.  MicroStation eBooks are full color, while paper copies are black and white.
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MicroStation Training Manuals

Need to learn or teach MicroStation?  Our training manuals and eBooks efficiently and easily guide you step-by-step through MicroStation's tools and techniques, and simplify learning in an easy-to-follow logical sequence.  The three levels of training manuals take you from basic 2D to advanced 3D using hundreds of examples and exercises.  You will experience a high level of competency on completion of the manuals.
Prices start at $24.99 with multi-manual discounts.

MicroStation On-Line Courses

We offer MicroStation on-line courses. Check out our low cost and very effective Distance-Education Courses for even more training depth and competency.   Participants finishing the courses achieve high grades.
Prices start at $265.00 per course with multi-course discounts.

If you will be working with MicroStation or plan on taking our MicroStation training courses you might want to use the FREE PowerDraft software from Bentley.  PowerDraft is a slightly-reduced 2D version of MicroStation and our MicroStation manuals work perfectly with this software.

MicroStation Videos

Prefer to learn MicroStation visually?  We have recorded our V8i training manuals in video format in a partnership with InfiniteSkills.com.  The videos exactly follow our MicroStation manual contents.  This is a very popular and practical way for you to learn MicroStation!
Prices start at $99.99 with bundle discounts.

MicroStation Versions

Our MicroStation training manuals are available for versions V8i, XM, V8, and V7.  Our V8i version is current with SS3.  You will find full details, sample pages, and Tables of Content if you follow the link below.  We are currently working on the new MicroStation 10 Connect version for publication when it is released from Beta.
Don't forget the free PowerDraft software!
Prices start at $26.99 with multi-manual discounts.

Illustrated Residential & Commercial Construction

The ultimate how-to book for construction!  If you want to learn the fundamentals of building construction and architectural design, this is the book for you.  This profusely visual guide is presented in both English and metric measure.  Over 1600 illustrations and special chapters on Energy Efficiency and Passive Solar design.
Prices start at $32.99.

Blueprint Reading for the Construction Trades

Enhance your blueprint reading skills!   This second edition of our Blueprint Reading for the Construction Trades is a tried and tested textbook written to develop blueprint visualization skills through the use of orthographic and isometric tools.  You work with included commercial construction drawings and a full solar and energy-efficient house drawing set.  If you are a tradesperson or you simply need to to learn to read blueprints, you will benefit greatly from this textbook.
Prices start at $26.99.