Visio - Introduction

Unlock the power of visual communication and streamline your diagramming and visualization skills with our comprehensive and practical introductory course on Microsoft Visio. Tailored specifically for visual communication professionals, designers, and individuals seeking to create clear and visually engaging diagrams and visualizations, this course equips you with the essential skills and knowledge to effectively communicate complex information and ideas using this versatile diagramming software.

Whether you are a beginner or have limited experience with Visio, our expert instructors will guide you step-by-step through the fundamental concepts and functionalities of this powerful application. By the end of the course, you will have mastered the core techniques and gained confidence in using Visio to create professional-quality diagrams, flowcharts, floor plans, and more, that effectively convey your message and engage your audience.

Master the art of visual communication with Microsoft Visio. Join our introductory Visio course today and gain the skills needed to create impactful and visually engaging diagrams, flowcharts, floor plans, and more. Book now and take the first step towards Visio mastery!


  • Enable or disable AutoConnect
  • Add and glue connectors with AutoConnect
  • Use AutoConnect while dragging shapes onto the page
  • Use AutoConnect with shapes on the page


  • Align, evenly space or connect shapes
  • Create a custom shape and favourites Stencil
  • Copy shapes to My Shapes

Themes & Colours

  • Apply a theme
  • Create a custom theme
  • Duplicate a theme
  • Edit a custom theme
  • Copy a custom theme to another drawing
  • Prevent themes from affecting a shape
  • Remove a theme from a shape
  • Delete a custom theme


  • Add a background
  • Create a background page
  • Quickly create a background page using a background shape
  • Edit a background page

Excel and Other External Data

  • Import data from Excel and other external sources
  • Step 1: Import your data
  • Step 2: Link rows of data to shapes in your drawing
  • Refresh the data in a drawing
  • Set Visio to automatically refresh the data in a drawing
  • Resolve conflicts between old and new data

Class Details

3 hours 10am - 1pm or 1:30 - 4:30
4 or more people - $150 + GST (per person)
3 people - $175 + GST (per person)
1 or 2 people - $205 + GST (per person)
Evening Class 2½ hours 5:30pm - 8:00pm $90 + GST

At Your Site

4 or more people - $225 + GST (per person)
3 people - $250 + GST (per person)
2 or fewer people - $275 + GST (per person)


Level 2 Primeproperty House
2 Woodward Street
Corner Lambton Quay & Woodward Street

Upcoming Sessions

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