Microsoft Visio Training


Date(s) - 19/11/2019
All Day

Glasgow Training Centre


Audience: Designed for new or self-taught Visio users this course will take you through the basic concepts for creating flowcharts, cross functional flowcharts and organisation charts. This includes learning the essential elements of using and creating shapes, printing drawings, creating custom stencils and many timesaving shortcuts and techniques designed to increase your productivity

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Work with the Visio Interface
  • Working with the Ribbon
  • Modify Diagram Shapes
  • 2016 Modernised shapes for Office Layouts
  • Quick Styles
  • Create Process Diagrams
  • Represent an Organisation Hierarchy
  • Design a Custom Stencil
  • Design Styles and Templates
  • Themes
  • Theme Variants
  • Design a Floor Plan
  • Print Your Drawings

Module 1: Getting Started with Visio

  • The Visio Interface
  • Customising the Ribbon
  • Quick Access Toolbar
  • Using Task Panes
  • Create a New Diagram
  • Understand Visio Versions

Module 2: Modifying Diagram Shapes

  • Explore new available templates
  • Manage Shapes
  • Format Shapes
  • Add a Quick Style to a shape
  • Draw Basic Shapes
  • Enhance Basic Shapes
  • 2016 Modernised shapes for Office Layouts 

Module 3: Creating Process Diagrams

  • Create a Flowchart
  • Apply Page Styles
  • Create a Cross-Functional Flowchart
  • Create a Workflow Diagram
  • Add Shapes to a Diagram
  • Manipulate Shapes
  • Change shape gallery
  • Add Text
  • Format Text
  • Change Shape Gallery
  • Change the Stacking Order
  • Create a Sub Process
  • Duplicate page
  • Validate your connections
  • Use containers to display your data

Module 4: Representing an Organisation Hierarchy

  • Create an Organisation Chart
  • Modify an Organisation Chart
  • Create an Organisation Chart from External Data

Module 5: Designing a Custom Stencil

  • Create a Custom Stencil
  • Customize a Stencil Master

Module 6: Designing Styles and Templates

  • Define a New Style
  • Create a Template

Module 7: Designing a Floor Plan

  • Borders and Titles
  • Themes
  • Theme Variants
  • Backgrounds

Module 8: Finishing your Diagram

  • Create an Office Layout
  • Work with Layers


Bookings are now closed for this event.