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Microsoft Visio

Location Attend From Anywhere
Price ex. VAT 785 GBP
Start Date 12 August 2019

About this course

Course type Essentials
Course code QAVISIOC
Duration 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.

Prerequisites

  • An appreciation of drawing applications and design concepts
  • Familiarity with mouse and keyboard
  • Navigate through Windows files and folders
  • Work with Windows - minimise, maximise, open and close

Please Note: If you attend a course and do not meet the prerequisites you may be asked to leave.

Delegates will learn how to

  • Navigate drawings in Microsoft Visio
  • Customise the Visio environment
  • Work with templates
  • Create and modify shapes
  • Create organisation charts ad flowcharts
  • Enhance diagrams through formatting
  • Work with other applications to import and export data
  • Customise shapes and stencils

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 (Visio Professional edition only)
  • Linking Shapes to External Data (Visio Professional edition only)
  • 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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