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Microsoft Visio Introduction IT Training Course

Duration:1 day
Locations:Glasgow, Edinburgh
Glasgow Dates:Wed 15th Apr 20,  Thu 14th May 20
Edinburgh Dates:

Dates above and cost (excludes VAT) are for joining a scheduled course. 

Or book Private Group from £495 + VAT or book 1-to-1 from £275 + VAT.

One Day Course

Microsoft Visio is the preferred set of tools for creating business diagrams and technical drawings combining power, ease of use and flexibility.

Course Aims to enable delegates to:

To give delegates a good overview of the main features of Visio. Delegates will receive practical guidance on how to create a range of business diagrams.

Course Content

Creating a Drawing

  • Grids, guides and rulers
  • Views
  • Pasteboard

Working with Shapes

  • Drawing shapes
  • Sizing, nudging and moving shapes
  • Rotating and flipping shapes
  • Joining and breaking shapes
  • Adding text
  • Using the text ruler

Fine-Tuning your Drawing

  • Alignment and distribution
  • Creating line jumps
  • Lay out shapes
  • Dynamic fields


  • Styles
  • Local Formatting
  • Colour Schemes and backgrounds

Working with Pages

  • Inserting and deleting pages
  • Rearranging and renaming pages
  • Page set-up

Stencils and Templates
Visio and the World Wide Web

Follow-on Courses

Microsoft Visio Advanced

Requirements before booking this course:

A good working knowledge of Microsoft Windows. A knowledge of drawing techniques is helpful but not essential


Training is available on all versions