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Chicago, Los Angeles

Need to learn Microsoft Visio?


Our hands-on classes are the fastest and most effective way to learn Visio. Class sizes are small averaging 3-4 students. You will be learning from a live trainer.


Onsite Visio training available countrywide.

Course summary

Microsoft Visio Fundamentals

On this class you will learn how to use Microsoft Visio to draw a wide variety of drawings such as flowcharts, organization charts, maps, floor plans and more. No prior experience of Visio is needed.

2 Days | $795.00

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What's Included

Certificate of Course Completion
Training Manual
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Detailed course outline

  • Opening and Closing Visio
    • Opening Visio
    • Understanding the Interface
    • Using Backstage View
    • Creating a Blank Drawing
    • Closing Visio
  • Working with Files
    • Saving Files
    • Opening Files
    • Closing Files
    • Switching Between Files
  • Setting Up Your Screen
    • Showing and Hiding Screen Elements
    • Adding a Guide
    • Moving or Deleting a Guide
    • Changing Ruler and Grid Settings
  • Your First Drawing
    • Finding the Required Shape
    • Placing the Shape in the Drawing
    • Adding Text to a Shape
    • Resizing, Moving, and Deleting Shapes
    • Using the Tools Group
  • Basic Editing Tasks
    • Using Cut, Copy, and Paste
    • Duplicating Shapes
    • Using Undo and Redo
    • Finding and Replacing Text
    • Checking Your Spelling
  • Formatting Shapes
    • Changing the Outline
    • Changing the Fill
    • Adding Shadows
    • Changing Line Types and Ends
    • Modifying Corners
  • Formatting Blocks of Text
    • Setting the Alignment
    • Changing the Indent
    • Changing Paragraph Spacing
    • Adding Bullets
    • Rotating Text
  • Formatting Your Drawing
    • Selecting Multiple Objects
    • Using the Format Painter
    • Applying a Theme
    • Using Backgrounds
    • Using Borders and Titles
    • Changing Your Layout
  • Different types of Visio Drawing
    • Understanding Visio Definitions
    • Creating Calendars
    • Creating Maps
    • Flowcharts
    • Creating Organization Charts
    • Using Perspective
    • Network Diagrams
    • Marketing Diagrams
    • Create Work Flow Diagrams
    • Create Fishbone (Cause and Effect) Diagrams
    • Project Management Diagrams
    • Gantt Charts
    • PERT Charts
    • Floor Plans
  • Working with Stencils and Shapes
    • Creating Custom Stencils
    • Adding Shapes to the Stencil
    • Saving the Stencil
    • Controlling Shape Placement
  • Advanced Custom Shape Design
    • Using Quick Shapes
    • Creating New Shapes
    • Revising Existing Shapes
    • Locking and Protecting Shapes
  • Layers
    • Understanding Layers
    • The Layer Properties Dialog Box
    • Working with Existing Layers
    • Hiding or Showing a Layer
    • Activating a Layer
    • Creating Layers
    • Renaming and Removing Layers
    • Assigning Shapes to Layers
    • Assigning Color to a Layer
    • Protecting a Layer from Changes
    • Printing Only the Layers You Want
  • Multi-Page Drawings
    • Adding Pages to a Drawing
    • Arranging Pages
    • Working with Background Pages
    • Hyperlinking Between Pages
  • Creating Technical Layouts
    • Drawing with Precision
    • Setting a Drawing Scale
    • Working with Building Plan Layouts
  • Working with Data Graphics
    • About Data Graphics
    • Using the Data Selector Wizard
    • Applying Data Graphics
    • Editing Data Graphics
    • Data Graphic Legends
  • The ShapeSheet
    • Viewing the ShapeSheet
    • Modifying ShapeSheet Data
    • Using a Formula in the ShapeSheet
  • Adding the Finishing Touches!
    • Validating Your Drawing
    • Using the Page Setup Group
    • Saving Your Drawing as a Picture
    • Printing Your Drawing
    • E-mailing Your Drawing

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical class. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular class.

Timetable

Chicago

230 W Monroe St
#610
Chicago
IL 60606View Map

Guaranteed to Run Limited Seats Left

Class times: 9.00am to 4.30pm

Servicing Arlington Heights, Aurora, Bollingbrook, Chicago Loop,
Deerfield, Des Plaines, Evanston, Highland Park, Joliet, Naperville,
Schaumburg, Skokie, South Chicago and surrounding areas.

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Los Angeles

915 Wilshire Blvd
#1800
Los Angeles
CA 90017View Map

Guaranteed to Run Limited Seats Left

Class times: 9.00am to 4.30pm

Servicing Anaheim, Burbank, Covina, Downtown, Fullerton,
Irvine, Long Beach, Northridge, Pasadena, San Bernardino,
Santa Monica, Van Nuys, Ventura and surrounding areas.

Choosing the right class

Recent student feedback

"I've been trying to teach myself Visio for several months and was desperate for some expert advice. I feel that this course has reinforced what I already knew and has taught me lots of valuable information and techniques that will save me time at work." Shelley Spears - ATK, Inc.

"This is the best professional instruction I have experienced. This has been a very positive experience. I would strongly recommend Training Connection to my peers and subordinates." Patti Wong - Tegrant

"This is the second course I've taken with Training Connection and Chris. Once again, I feel confident coming out of this class and having the knowledge and proficiency to use Visio at work. Chris was an excellent instructor and tailored the examples so they would be more helpful to the actual work I do. He was more than helpful in offering additional practice and pacing the course so that it would be challenging and engaging for me." Gloria Feng - LA World Airports

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