Microsoft Office Visio - Introduction

1 Day Duration


This introductory course is aimed at users who have little or no previous working knowledge of Microsoft Office Visio. This will provide delegates with hands on experience of creating multiple examples of diagrams with Visio. The delegates will develop organisation charts, room layouts, maps as well as flowcharts and cross-functional flow charts.

Introducing Visio

Toolbars – standard and formatting
Rulers and grids
Stencils and shapes

Getting started

Viewing stencils
Adding objects to the drawing
Connecting objects
Object properties

Formatting Objects

Formatting text within an object
Formatting lines
Formatting fill
Resizing objects
Rotating and flipping objects

Creating Specific Drawings

Creating organisation charts
Creating room layouts
Creating maps
Creating flowcharts
Creating cross-functional flowcharts
Other stencils available

Preparing to Print

Page set up options
Headers and footers
Printing options

Saving Spreadsheets

Saving drawings for the first time
Saving changes
Choosing file locations
Choosing file names