Microsoft® Visio® 2013: Level 1

Course Length: 1 day
Prerequisites: Familiarity with the Windows operating system.
Course Level: Beginner
Course Fee:  $395
Course Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Course Objective: You will design and manage basic diagrams, workflow, and flowcharts.

Target Student: This course is designed for persons who have an understanding of the basic workflow and the concept of end-to-end flowcharting.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • become familiar with the Visio interface and create a basic Visio document.
  • create a route map by using Visio features to work with shapes and text.
  • modify, format, and arrange shapes to enhance a basic diagram.
  • create process diagrams.
  • represent an organization hierarchy as a Visio diagram.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Visio 2013

Topic 1A: Explore the Visio Interface
Topic 1B: Customize the Visio Interface
Topic 1C: Create a New Diagram

Lesson 2: Creating a Route Map

Topic 2A: Add Shapes to a Diagram
Topic 2B: Manipulate Shapes
Topic 2C: Add Text
Topic 2D: Format Text
Topic 2E: Change the Stacking Order

Lesson 3: Modifying Diagram Shapes

Topic 3A: Manage Shapes
Topic 3B: Format Shapes

Lesson 4: Creating Process Diagrams

Topic 4A: Create a Flowchart
Topic 4B: Apply Page Styles
Topic 4C: Create a Cross-Functional Flowchart
Topic 4D: Create a Workflow Diagram

Lesson 5: Representing an Organization Hierarchy

Topic 5A: Create an Organization Chart
Topic 5B: Modify an Organization Chart