Microsoft Visio Course Outlines

Microsoft Visio Introduction

Course Duration

One Day

Course Level

Introduction

Course Overview

Visio enables you to create a wide range of drawings and diagrams using job-specific stencils. By the end of the course students will be able to create flow charts and organizational charts and have a good understanding of Visio drawing techniques. Students should be familiar with a keyboard layout and be comfortable working in the Windows environment.

Course Requirements

A working knowledge of Microsoft Windows is required or attendance on one of our Microsoft Windows introduction courses. No experience of Microsoft Visio is required.

Course Contents

Learning Your Way Around

  • Visio Standard Overview
  • Starting a New File
  • The Interface
  • Standard File Types
  • Magnification Settings
  • Navigation Pages
  • Opening Additional Stencils
  • Selection Techniques
  • Scaling and Resizing Objects

Basic Techniques

  • Working with the Drawing Tools
  • Drawing Closed Shapes
  • Creating Open Shapes
  • Drawing Compound Lines
  • Drawing with Precision
  • Duplicating Objects Quickly
  • Aligning Objects
  • Distributing Objects
  • Quick Analysis of Connected Drawings
  • Rotating Objects

Creating Custom Stencils

  • Creating New Shapes
  • Adding Shapes to the Stencil
  • Saving the Stencil

Creating Organisation Charts

  • Quick Overview
  • Using the Page layout Wizard
  • Importing graphics
  • Creating the Organisation Chart
  • Adjusting Shape Placement
  • Creating Entire Groups
  • Overriding the Layout
  • Managing Detail
  • Custom Properties
  • Organisation Chart Wizard
  • Changing Shapes
  • Updating the Chart with the Wizard
  • Printing Your Charts

Creating a Flow Diagram

  • Flowcharting Tips
  • Understanding Master Shapes
  • Placing Shapes
  • Connecting Shapes
  • Basic Text Features
  • Adding Text To Shapes
  • Adjusting Text Blocks
  • Formatting Basics
  • Formatting Text
  • Formatting Text Blocks
  • Formatting Shapes
  • Formatting Lines
  • Adding Background Shape
  • Dynamic Connectors

Availability

Contact us to see how we can schedule the Microsoft Publisher introduction course into your corporate schedule.

Our Experience

F1 Computer Services offer in-house training and open courses to companies located in Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire, Bournemouth and Salisbury. F1 Computer Services have been offering Microsoft courses in Dorset and Hampshire to companies and individuals for over 20 years.

Microsoft Visio Advanced

Course Duration

One Day

Course Level

Advanced

Course Overview

By the end of this one day training course delegates will be able to use layers, work with advanced diagrams and use data sources.

Course Contents

Creating Technical Layouts

  • Understanding Layers
  • Creating, Removing and Renaming Layers
  • Setting Layer Properties
  • Controlling Shape Placements
  • Setting a Drawing Scale
  • Working with Building Plan Layouts
  • Drawing with Precision
  • Using Perspective
  • Working with Area Measurements

Exploring Advanced Diagrams

  • Create Work Flow diagrams
  • Create Fishbone (Cause and Effect) diagrams
  • Use Calendars, Gantt and PERT charts
  • Create easy-to-read maps and route directions

Diagramming and Data

  • Adding Shape Data
  • Creating Custom Properties
  • Generating Property Reports
  • Importing and Exporting Data
  • Working with Data Sources
  • The Database Wizard

Advanced Custom Shape Design

  • Creating New shapes
  • Revising Existing shapes
  • Locking and Protecting Shapes
  • Creating Custom Stencils
  • Adding Shapes to the Stencil
  • Saving the Stencil

Microsoft Visio Introduction

Course Duration

One Day

Course Level

Introduction

Course Overview

Visio enables you to create a wide range of drawings and diagrams using job-specific stencils. By the end of the course students will be able to create flow charts and organizational charts and have a good understanding of Visio drawing techniques. Students should be familiar with a keyboard layout and be comfortable working in the Windows environment.

Course Requirements

A working knowledge of Microsoft Windows is required or attendance on one of our Microsoft Windows introduction courses. No experience of Microsoft Visio is required.

Course Contents

Learning Your Way Around

  • Visio Standard Overview
  • Starting a New File
  • The Interface
  • Standard File Types
  • Magnification Settings
  • Navigation Pages
  • Opening Additional Stencils
  • Selection Techniques
  • Scaling and Resizing Objects

Basic Techniques

  • Working with the Drawing Tools
  • Drawing Closed Shapes
  • Creating Open Shapes
  • Drawing Compound Lines
  • Drawing with Precision
  • Duplicating Objects Quickly
  • Aligning Objects
  • Distributing Objects
  • Quick Analysis of Connected Drawings
  • Rotating Objects

Creating Custom Stencils

  • Creating New Shapes
  • Adding Shapes to the Stencil
  • Saving the Stencil

Creating Organisation Charts

  • Quick Overview
  • Using the Page layout Wizard
  • Importing graphics
  • Creating the Organisation Chart
  • Adjusting Shape Placement
  • Creating Entire Groups
  • Overriding the Layout
  • Managing Detail
  • Custom Properties
  • Organisation Chart Wizard
  • Changing Shapes
  • Updating the Chart with the Wizard
  • Printing Your Charts

Creating a Flow Diagram

  • Flowcharting Tips
  • Understanding Master Shapes
  • Placing Shapes
  • Connecting Shapes
  • Basic Text Features
  • Adding Text To Shapes
  • Adjusting Text Blocks
  • Formatting Basics
  • Formatting Text
  • Formatting Text Blocks
  • Formatting Shapes
  • Formatting Lines
  • Adding Background Shape
  • Dynamic Connectors

Availability

Contact us to see how we can schedule the Microsoft Publisher introduction course into your corporate schedule.

Our Experience

F1 Computer Services offer in-house training and open courses to companies located in Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire, Bournemouth and Salisbury. F1 Computer Services have been offering Microsoft courses in Dorset and Hampshire to companies and individuals for over 20 years.

Microsoft Visio Advanced

Course Duration

One Day

Course Level

Advanced

Course Overview

By the end of this one day training course delegates will be able to use layers, work with advanced diagrams and use data sources.

Course Contents

Creating Technical Layouts

  • Understanding Layers
  • Creating, Removing and Renaming Layers
  • Setting Layer Properties
  • Controlling Shape Placements
  • Setting a Drawing Scale
  • Working with Building Plan Layouts
  • Drawing with Precision
  • Using Perspective
  • Working with Area Measurements

Exploring Advanced Diagrams

  • Create Work Flow diagrams
  • Create Fishbone (Cause and Effect) diagrams
  • Use Calendars, Gantt and PERT charts
  • Create easy-to-read maps and route directions

Diagramming and Data

  • Adding Shape Data
  • Creating Custom Properties
  • Generating Property Reports
  • Importing and Exporting Data
  • Working with Data Sources
  • The Database Wizard

Advanced Custom Shape Design

  • Creating New shapes
  • Revising Existing shapes
  • Locking and Protecting Shapes
  • Creating Custom Stencils
  • Adding Shapes to the Stencil
  • Saving the Stencil