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    TechSmith Camtasia 201: Intermediate Training

    Training departments everywhere are moving to microlearning. Informal, short, on-demand training videos are now the go-to choice for computer skills. Learn to create these quick videos with the ideal tool for the job: TechSmith Camtasia.

    In this 3-hour deep-dive you will learn how to record a high-quality, professional “click and talk” video demonstration of software, and publish your results to a video server or website. With a little practice, you will soon be cranking out Camtasia microlearning videos wholesale.

    Who Should Attend?

    • Training Managers
    • Teachers
    • eLearning Developers
    • Application Developers
    • Animators
    • Technical Communicators
    • Students

    Email us so we can discuss your needs and set up your custom training »

    Topics covered include, but not limited to:

    Recording Screen Actions with Camtasia Recorder

    Learn some best practices for recording screen actions (video demos).

    • Set up your computer’s screen resolution
    • Decide on a recording size
    • Use best practices for a clean recording
    • Record audio along with video

    Audio Basics

    Audio enhances the learner experience. This section will help ensure your audio is truly an enhancement versus a distraction.

    • Microphone recommendations
    • Preparing to record
    • Recording audio

    Editing Your Video

    Once you’ve got a video demo into Camtasia, the real work begins. Learn some killer techniques for producing your videos like a pro!

    • Trim a video using cut, delete, and ripple delete
    • Fix common audio problems
    • Add pan and zoom effects
    • Leverage Library assets
    • Add background music
    • Trim, fade, and synchronize background music

    Quizzes, SCORM, and LMSs

    Studies have shown that adding a quiz to an eLearning lessons can enhance learner retention. You’ll learn how to add a quiz and then add multiple quiz questions.

    • Insert a Quiz
    • Add a Multiple Choice Question
    • Add a True/False Question
    • Set up a project to report quiz results to a Learning Management System (using SCORM)