Microsoft Visio Advanced (1 day – £595, plus VAT)

    Our Advanced Visio course shows users with some experience how to use more sophisticated features such as styles, templates, stencils, master shapes and background pages. Delegates will also learn to add images to a diagram, work with layers and be shown the various commands for merging shapes as well as working with shapesheets and hyperlinks.


    Creating and modifying styles, Applying styles, Creating a template

    Stencils and master shapes

    Creating a stencil, Creating a master shape, Using the master drawing window, Protecting shapes and documents, Changing shape behaviour, Using automatic layout

    Merging shapes

    Using the union command, Using the subtract command, Using the fragment command, Using the combine command, Using the intersect command

    Using background pages

    Creating a background page, Assigning a background page, Displaying and modifying background and foreground pages

    Working with layers

    Understanding layers, Creating a layer, Assigning a shape to a layer, Displaying individual layers, Setting layer properties, Removing a layer

    Pictures and objects

    Inserting a picture, Inserting fields, Embedding an object, Linking an object

    Working with shapesheets

    Understanding the shapesheet, Changing shapesheet properties, Using the smartshape wizard

    Using special features

    Viewing custom properties of a shape, Adding a custom property to a shape, Using the property report wizard, Working with hyperlinks, Adding a hyperlink