Microsoft Visio 2010 Advanced

Course Details

This 1-day Visio course is designed for anybody who wishes to learn techniques in shape and diagram design using Visio 2010.

Our Microsoft Visio courses are delivered in over 50 locations nationwide. The course is accredited by Microsoft and includes all course materials, a manual and a certificate.

Course Contents

The course includes the following modules:

Creating Technical Layouts

  • Understanding Layers
  • Creating, Removing and Renaming Layers
  • Setting Layer Properties
  • Controlling Shape Placement
  • Setting a Drawing Scale
  • Working with Building Plan Layouts
  • Drawing with Precision
  • Using Perspective
  • Working with Area Measurements

 Exploring Advanced Diagrams

  • Create work flow diagrams
  • Create Fishbone (Cause and Effect) diagrams
  • Use Calendars, Gantt and PERT charts
  • Create easy-to-read maps and route directions

 Diagramming and Data

  • Adding Shape Data
  • Creating Custom Properties
  • Generating Property Reports
  • Importing and Exporting Data
  • Working with Data Sources
  • The Database Wizard

 Advanced Custom Shape Design

  • Creating New Shapes
  • Revising Existing Shapes
  • Locking and Protecting Shapes
  • Creating Custom Stencils
  • Adding Shapes to the Stencil
  • Saving the Stencil


What are the prerequisites for this course?

We recommend having some familiarity with the fundamental features of Microsoft Visio 2010.

What am I provided on the course?

You will be provided with an official courseware folder, detailed user-friendly manual, pre/post course email support, refreshments and a certificate of completion.

Who will be instructing me?

You will be a taught by a qualified, knowledgeable instructor with years of experience in their field.

When should I arrive to the venue?

You should aim to arrive at 9am.

How can I contact you?

If you would like more information about any course please feel free to either contact us on 01159 031 029 or you can email us at