Visio 2016 Level 1 (Basic)

Course Length: 6hrs (1 Day)

Microsoft Visio is a powerful diagramming and vector graphics application that allows you to create diagrams quickly in 15 of the most popular categories. It allows you to create floor plans, flowcharts, network diagrams, org charts, and more. Increase productivity with Visio, and make advanced diagramming easier than ever.

Course Objectives:
By the end of this course, users should be comfortable with navigating the Visio interface, and creating a basic diagram. You will learn how to find help, how to work with various shapes and styles, and how to modify themes and variants. Finally, you should be able to effectively share drawings with OneDrive, export drawings to other formats, and print your drawings.
You will:
- Navigate the Visio environment
- Create a basic drawing
- Use the Help system
- Use drawing components
- Modify a drawing
- Work with callouts and groups
- Work with shape styles
- Use 3D shapes
- Apply backgrounds, borders, and titles
- Make a basic floor plan
- Model a room layout
- Save and share drawings with OneDrive
- Review drawings
- Insert drawings into Microsoft Office files
- Export drawings
- Print drawings
- Modify shape and connector styles
- Work with themes and variants
- Work with containers

Target Student:
This course is intended to help all novice computer users get up to speed quickly with Microsoft Visio. We will cover different features of the program and the interface, show you how to find help, explore some simple scenarios, and cover the basics of how to use shapes and create diagrams.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Getting Started with Visio 2016
Navigate the Visio Environment
Create a Basic Drawing
Use the Help System

Section 2: Creating a Workflow Diagram
Use Drawing Components
Modify a Drawing
Work with Callouts and Groups

Section 3: Enhancing the Look of Drawings 
Work with Shape Styles
Use 3D Shapes
Apply Backgrounds, Borders, and Titles

Section 4: Making a Floor Plan
Make a Basic Floor Plan
Model a Room Layout

Section 5: Sharing Drawings
Save and Share Drawings with OneDrive
Review Drawings
Insert Drawings into Other Office Files
Export Drawings
Print Drawings

Section 6: Styling a Diagram
Work with Shape and Connector Styles
Work with Themes and Variants
Work with Containers