To get started with modeling in Tekla Structures:
Get to know the basic tools that you will need to work efficiently in all models, see Get to know Tekla Structures basic working methods.
Learn how to create and modify the basic objects and modeling aids, see Work with model objects in Tekla Structures.
After creating some objects, you can change how they are shown, see Adjust how model objects are displayed.
When you are comfortable with the basic modeling tools:
Get familiar with the tools that help you check objects in the model and keep it in good shape, see Check the model.
Understand how you can control how the model is numbered, see Number the model.
To make your modeling efficient: