Visio 2013
Basic Skills
Course Code: EK81-114

The Visio 2013 Basic Skills course will help students learn basic concepts for creating flowcharts, organisation charts and other diagrams. This includes learning the basics for using and creating shapes, utilising formatting elements and many time-saving shortcuts and techniques designed to increase user productivity.

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Navigate Visio
  • Set Global options and use Backstage commands.
  • Draw and reshape objects
  • Insert Callouts and Groups
  • Use various formatting options
  • Create a Floor Plan, Organisation chart, Flowchart and Network diagram

What you will learn
Topics covered by this course include:

Visio basics

  • Navigating in Visio
  • Backstage Commands overview
  • Global Options

Creating a Workflow Diagram

  • Use Drawing Components
  • Modify a Drawing
  • Callouts and Groups
Creating an Organization Chart
  • Create a Basic Organization Chart
  • Modify an Organization Chart


Making a Floor Plan
  • Make a Basic Floor Plan
  • Model a Room Layout

Creating a Cross-Functional Flowchart

  • Create a Cross-Functional Flowchart
  • Format a Cross-Functional Flowchart

Creating a Network Diagram

  • Network Diagrams
  • Use Shape Data
  • Use Layers

Styling a Diagram

  • Shape and Connector Styles
  • Themes and Variants
  • Use Containers

Basic Windows knowledge and a basic understanding of drawing applications is helpful.

Dates and times
Please refer to your Fourth R centre for dates and times.

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