From the earliest eras of human existence, visual images have been used to represent knowledge, data, and information. Beginning with the Paleolithic cave paintings and continuing to today’s most complex computer networks, these images leverage the ability of the human brain to rapidly perceive patterns and trends from visual representations.
In today’s workplace, visual diagrams are an essential part of communication, from road maps to sales flows to process charts. Visio provides you with an intuitive, customizable tool to easily create a professional-looking visual product by using its extensive gallery of shapes. By following the exercises in this 1 day course, you will create visually engaging diagrams, maps, and drawings, using graphical elements to make information easier to comprehend.
This course is designed for persons who are new to Visio and who will be using Microsoft Visio to create basic workflows and perform end-to-end flowcharting.
Prerequisites for this Visio 2013: Level 1 Training:
To ensure your success, you will need to be familiar with using personal computers and have used a mouse and keyboard. You should be comfortable in the Windows 8 environment and proficient in using Windows to access programs, navigate to information stored on the computer, and manage files and folders.
At Completion of this Visio 2013: Level 1 Training:
Upon successful completion, you will be able to:
- Identify the basic elements of Visio and their use.
- Create a workflow diagram.
- Create an organization chart.
- Make a floor plan.
- Create a cross-functional flowchart.
- Create a network diagram.
- Style a diagram.
Course Outline for this Visio 2013: Level 1 Training:
Lesson 1: Getting Started with Visio 2013
Lesson 2: Creating a Workflow Diagram
Lesson 3: Creating an Organization Chart
Lesson 4: Making a Floor Plan
Lesson 5: Creating a Cross-Functional Flowchart
Lesson 6: Creating a Network Diagram
Lesson 7: Styling a Diagram