we're YOUR personal trainer

Start punching above your weight.

macinteract’s training is personal.

You have our complete attention.  We can lead you through – step by step, focus on just the elements which are important to you, or with our online guides you can create your own journey.

We understand training needs to be flexible and effective. Once you purchase our training you’ll have access to our comprehensive online guides – you can familiarise yourself with the tools, get prepared and if required book a one-on-one training session with one of our team.

We’re all about generating real architectural output.  Our trainers are experienced architectural designers and have used your software to create real projects, great and small.

This way you get the most out of your training.

On line guides

Our training guides will have you up and running in no time.

Get free access to course notes online when purchasing our training packages.  Access our expert knowledge how you want – when you want.

test time...

Our interactive quizzes test your knowledge both before, during and after your training to help you understand your progress.  Newbie or Guru – take our ArchiCAD startup quiz now.

CPD ready.

Let macinteract’s face-to-face learning help you achieve your continuing professional development goals and fast forward your career.

Earn up to 2 formal CPD points for each session. Our small class sizes ensure significant interaction with our trainers.

what's your flavour?

ArchiCAD or SketchUp,  Our experienced staff will personalise your training programme and set you on your way to a leaner, faster you.  Make your choice to find out more…

meet the team

With our background in architecture and design, we take pride in our ability to communicate with you and your team without a translator.  We’ll bring our global expertise to you and your team 

Daniel

Daniel Schagemann Dipl. Ing. arch. (TH) MSc arch

Daniel has worked on high-end residential, educational, institutional & infrastructure projects in Germany, Australia, New Zealand & Singapore, as well as contributing renderings & animations to a number of successful national & international competition entries. Daniel is actively involved in both Apple and Graphisoft run product development and beta testing programs.

Alex

Alex Rink Dipl. Ing. arch. (FH) M arch

Alex has a background in 3D architecture, using ArchiCAD for over 5 years at various practices overseas. He has used ArchiCAD on a variety of small and large scale projects, including international design competitions. He has since become a veteran Vectorworks expert, expanding our expertise. Alex has taught at the University of Technology Sydney and is currently teaching Vectorworks at UNSW Art and Design.

Jonathan

Jonathan Rush BA(hons) Arch Dip Arch ARB

Jonathan has practiced architecture both in the UK and in Australia with a combined 25 years experience in the construction industry. Jonathan has worked with Macs since they appeared on the stage in the mid 80’s and has continually worked in the Mac/CAD environment across numerous CAD platforms ever since. Jonathan has been teaching CAD and Mac skills for many years in both the office and learning institution environment.

Martin

Martin Petru MEng (Arch)

Martin has practiced architecture in Europe and Australia, working as a senior project designer in award-winning architectural firms. His experience spans a variety of project types including high-end and single unit residential, retirement villages, schools, interior design, and urban planning. Martin has a thorough knowledge across modelling, documentation and visualisation. He’s used ARCHICAD for over 15 years and is an advanced user of SketchUp and 3D visualisation software.