Inspiration 9

Associated Courses


Suitable for: All individuals who want to improve their planning and organisational skills using the software. 

Course Type: Online Learning

Operating System: Windows

Certification / Awarding Body: CPD Certification Service


Inspiration v.9 is an application for creating visual maps which you can use to plan projects and essays. The course covers: creating mind maps and diagrams; editing your visual maps; making presentations, and putting into practice your new mind map skills.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

•    Understand the benefits of using mind maps.
•    Create your own maps, outlines and diagrams.
•    Enhance your work with symbols and formatting.
•    Create a presentation from your mind map.


01 INTRODUCTION TO INSPIRATION Find out all about mind maps, who created them and why you should use Inspiration to make your own.
02 MIND MAP OR DIAGRAM? Find out whether a mind map or a diagram is the most appropriate solution for your task.
03 CREATING MIND MAPS All you need to know to create and customise your own mind maps.
04 ADVANCED MIND MAP SKILLS Some techniques to help you get more out of your mind maps.
05 WORKING WITH OUTLINES Find out how outlines allow you to view your mind map in a different way.
06 MAKING A DIAGRAM Discover how to create a diagram and customise it to your needs.
07 PRESENTATIONS Presentations are a great way of showing your mind maps.
08 EXTRA SKILLS Advanced options and techniques for the more experienced user.
09 MIND MAP TIPS How to create the best mind maps with some simple tips.
10 FINAL QUIZ Test what you have learned in the course.