Microsoft Visio – Intermediate

A One Day Training Course

Course Aims:

Visio enables the creation of diagrams like flow-charts and business process diagrams. This course will enable the user to create drawings and to produce professionally finished symbols and artwork.

Who Should Attend:

Existing users of Visio 2000 who want to learn how the product is used efficiently in the production complex processflow charts and organisational charts.

Course Outline Summary

  • Basic Techniques
  • Creating a Basic Flow Diagram
  • Cross-functional Flowcharting
  • Creating Custom Stencils
  • Working with Layers
  • Multi-Page Drawings
  • Page And Printer Setup
  • Linking Diagrams
  • Linking To Other Pages
  • Creating An Off-Page Reference
  • Creating Hyperlink
  • Creating a Layer
  • Adding Objects to a Layer
  • The Layer Properties Window
  • Creating Custom Stencils
  • Creating New Shapes
  • Adding Shapes To The Stencil
  • Adding Imported Shapes
  • Editing Master Shapes
  • Using The Custom Stencil
  • Setting The Layout
  • Understanding Functional Bands
  • Setting File Properties
  • Understanding Master Shapes
  • Placing Shapes
  • The Rubber Stamp Tool
  • Connecting Shapes
  • Using The Connector Tool
  • Adjusting Connection Lines
  • Connecting Shapes Automatically
  • Basic Text Features
  • Adding Text To Shapes/Lines
  • Adjusting Text Blocks
  • Rotating Text Blocks
  • Formatting Text/Blocks
  • Formatting Shapes/Lines
  • Dynamic Connectors
  • Using the Drawing Tools
  • Using The Size And Position Window
  • Duplicating Objects Quickly
  • Aligning Objects
  • Distributing Objects
  • Quick Analysis Of Connected Drawings
  • Rotating Objects

Learning Your Way Around

  • Panning Across The Page
  • Navigating Pages
  • Creating Background Pages
  • Opening Additional Stencils
  • Manipulating Stencils
  • Selection Techniques
  • Scaling And Resizing Objects
  • Overview of Visio
  • Starting A New File
  • The Interface
  • Standard File Types
  • Changing View Settings