Microsoft Visio

2 days


Microsoft Visio allows users to create, design and manage visually engaging diagrams, maps, and drawings. This two-day course takes users from the fundamental skills up to advanced techniques.


Each participant will leave with a recognised certificate

Course Outline

Module 1 - Getting Started with Visio

  • Exploring the Visio Interface
  • Customising the Ribbon and Quick Access Toolbar
  • Using Backstage Commands

Module 2 - Shape and Drawing Basics

  • Template Selection
  • Adding Basic Shapes
  • Open and Closed Shapes
  • Manipulating Shapes
  • Connecting Shapes

Module 3 - Building Organisation Charts

  • Manually Creating an Organisation Chart
  • Creating Organisation Charts with the Wizard
  • Breaking the Organisation Chart across Pages
  • Modifying the Layout of an Organisation Chart

Module 4 - Creating a Flowchart

  • Creating a Basic Flowchart
  • 3D Workflow Diagrams
  • Cross-Functional Flowchart
  • Hyperlinks

Module 5 - Formatting Diagrams

  • Shape Formatting
  • Applying Themes and a Background
  • Creating a Style
  • Adding Borders and Titles
  • Working with Layers

Module 6 - Working with External Data

  • PivotDiagrams
  • Linking Shapes to External Data
  • Linking a Drawing to another Application

Module 7 - Custom Stencils and Shapes

  • Introduction to Custom Shapes
  • Creating a Custom Shape
  • Creating a Custom Stencil
  • Creating a Custom Template
  • Working with the ShapeSheet

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Course Location Days Cost Date
London London2 713 £713 2019-10-03
Midlands Birmingham2 713 £713 2019-10-03
Edinburgh Edinburgh2 713 £713 2019-10-03
London London2 713 £713 2019-10-03
Bristol Bristol2 713 £713 2019-10-03
Devon Exeter2 713 £713 2019-10-03
Bristol Bristol2 713 £713 2019-12-05
Midlands Birmingham2 713 £713 2019-12-05
Edinburgh Edinburgh2 713 £713 2019-12-05
London London2 713 £713 2020-01-16
London London2 713 £713 2020-01-16