Camtasia Studio 8 for Lectora is more than a simple screen recorder. In this one-day instructor-led training class, you’ll learn how to record on-screen activity to create professional-quality video tutorials; edit content with zoom and pan effects, callouts, and text; include interactive elements to encourage learner involvement; and produce and publish videos to a variety of formats including use within a Lectora title. Through hands-on exercises you will experience best practices that apply to real projects right away.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
- Navigate the Camtasia interface
- Add multimedia assets to a project
- Work with video files
- Capture web cam video
- Separate audio tracks from video for improved synchronization
- Manage video size and duration
- Work with Audio files
- Record audio narration
- Manipulate audio levels, and apply fade transitions
- Work with images and shapes
- Add media elements to the Camtasia timeline
- Manage timeline tracks for layered and synchronized treatments
- Display and format text on the screen
- Leverage media in the Camtasia Library
- Apply closed captioning to video content
- Add animations and annotations
- Configure pan and zoom treatments
- Work with cursor effects
- Create interactive quizzes
- Record software screens and sequences
- Create software simulation demonstrations
- Produce video in a variety of formats and at optimized quality
- Class Manual: Step-by-step instructions, tips and hints designed to reinforce live instruction and provide a resource for students who wish to review and reproduce class activities asynchronously.
- Exercise Storyboards: Guides to building the class projects with references to resource documentation.
- Digital Assets: Files such as audio, video and images that are prepared in advance by the instructor for use in class projects.
Venue: LIVE Online
Live Online Training
Get the same training you expect in the classroom without leaving your office or home. These are NOT recorded classes. They are LIVE sessions with an expert instructor. We use the latest in video conferencing technologies and audio so you can confidently participate in any class just like being right there in person. We guarantee the effectiveness of our online training delivery approach that we will give you your money back if you are not totally satisfied. Ask us for a demo.
Online class requirements:
- Moderate to fast Internet
- A phone or computer headset is required in order to hear the instructor/moderator). You can use Computer Audio (VoIP) or you can dial in from a regular phone. For convenience, we recommend a hands-free headset or phone.
- Training software must be installed on your computer (trial versions are acceptable)
- RECOMMENDED: Dual Monitors or computers. For optimal online learning experience, we recommend participants have dual monitors or two computers. Your online classroom credentials allow you to join multiple times from multiple computers. Participants should use one monitor or computer to view the instructor’s shared screen and another monitor or computer to work with the software.
What happens when you enroll in an online class
When you register for an online class, you will receive a welcome email followed by login access to the Citrix GoToTraining virtual classroom. A workbook (printed copy or eBook) will be sent to you prior to the start of class.
Online Training Advantages
Convenience: You don’t have to travel and can attend from your home, office or anywhere with an internet connection. Our online classes are conducted using GoToTraining, a more robust version of the popular GoToMeeting screen sharing and conferencing platform. To accommodate multiple time zones, courses are typically scheduled from 10am – 5pm Eastern with a one-hour lunch break at 12:30 – 1:30 pm Eastern and a 10-minute break in the morning and afternoon. When conducting custom online course for your group, class times can be modified to accommodate your timezone.
Interactive Learning: Our online training is fully interactive. You can speak and chat with the instructor and classmates at any time. Various interactive techniques are used in every class. Our small class sizes (typically 4 – 8 students), allow our instructors to focus on individual performance and issues and to work closely with you to meet your unique needs. Classes are designed to be a hands-on learning experience, providing opportunities for you to try your new skills while the instructor is available for review, questions, and feedback. You have the option to give the instructor permission to view your computer to provide one-on-one assistance when needed.