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Authorized Training Program

North American Region Including United States (except FL, GA, NC, and SC), Canada, Australia, and New Zealand

Becoming an Authorized Rhino Trainer (ART)


  • Two years minimum Rhino modeling experience.
  • You own an up-to-date Rhino license.
  • Familiarity with the Rhino Level 1 and 2 training guides.
  • Completed and passed Rhino Level 2 Specialist Exam.
    • Level 2 Exam can be taken before or after the training ART Candidates Required Training.
  • Produced a video or written Rhino tutorial. See examples...
  • Attend the Training for new ARTs. Instruction provided McNeel staff trainers.
    • 20 hrs. online course (Five - 4 hour sessions ), 9AM-1PM Pacific Time (Seattle).
    • Attendance required.
    • Submit class homework and assignments for review by instructor. Provide corrections, if requested.
    • Submit to instructor video link or file of how you would teach Level 2 The Scoop or The Dash exercise. Provide corrections, if requested.

The next ART Candidates Required Training course will be presented online by McNeel Corporate office (Seattle) and McNeel LA (Miami). Register here. This training is offered typically twice a year. Contact Jody Mills with any questions. Cost: $295.


Once you meet all the requirements, please send us this form. After review and approval of your application, we will send you an “Authorized Rhino Trainer” certificate and:

  • We will give you access to the Rhino Training page to add to your courses.
  • You can provide training at an Authorized Rhino Training Center.
  • You can offer custom training. Your details will be posted on the Rhino On-Site Training web page.


Jody Mills
McNeel North America
Tel. 206-545-7000

Becoming an Authorized Rhino Training Center (ARTC)

North American Region


  • Be a school, college, university, training academy, or Rhino reseller.
  • Have an Authorized Rhino Trainer available.
  • Have a Rhino training web page.
  • Provide scheduled training to commercial users on a schedule published every quarter.
  • Offer free space available training to teachers and students.
  • Own an up-to-date Rhino lab license.
  • If offering one of McNeel's official courses based on the Level 1, Level 2 or AEC training guides, you agree to respect the minimum number of hours stated in those guides (24 hours).
  • You can offer your own customized courses.


Fill out this application. We will review it and get back to you within 5-10 business days.

Once you are approved,

  • You can log on and post your Rhino class schedule to the site.
  • Your details and training schedule will be automatically posted on the Rhino Training website.
  • Your Rhino training schedule will be announced in the Rhino Training News emails.
  • Purchase Certified User Testing at a 30% savings with ARTC Testing Bundles.
  • Purchase a Rhino Educational Lab license (30 user seat) for your ARTC computer lab at current education pricing. (This license can be used for remote learning with a Rhino Account Teams.)

Questions: Jody Mills
McNeel North America
Tel. 206-545-7000

rhino/training_program_na_region.txt · Last modified: 2024/05/10 by maryfugier