Techsmith Camtasia Advanced Training
Whether you are creating screen-capture videos for software training or editing video camera footage of job tasks, interviews, or lectures, you need to be able to use Camtasia’s advanced features.
Learn how to leverage existing PowerPoint content in your Camtasia projects. Then you’ll learn about behaviors, hotspots, markers, closed captioning, and sharing to Screencast.com.
Who Should Attend?
- Training Managers
- eLearning Developers
- Application Developers
- Technical Communicators
Where is this class held?
This is a live, online class led by a field expert; and just like an in-person class, it is fully interactive and engaging. The difference between an online and onsite class? No travel! You can participate from anywhere in the world with an Internet connection. Many of our students choose to stay home from work on these training days, some never even changing out of their slippers! Where applicable, students are able to speak with and hear from the instructor and other participants throughout the course as they work in real-time to complete activities.
Need something a little more personal?
We understand your team might have specific training needs and we would love to work with you. We offer both online and on-site instructor-led, fully customizable courses tailored to your training needs.
Topics covered include, but not limited to:
PowerPoint to eLearning
If you’ve got existing PowerPoint content, don’t throw it away. You can import PowerPoint content into Camtasia (or record your PowerPoint presentation and import the video into Camtasia!
- Import PowerPoint slides into Camtasia
- Record PowerPoint presentations as videos
Who says that your text and images have to just sit there? Make your media perform tricks by adding behaviors.
- Add Behaviors to selected media
- Edit Behaviors
A table of contents (TOC) provides an overview of your lesson and allows your learners to move from course content to content.
- Add markers
- Add hotspots
- Create jumps (interactivity)
- Create a TOC using markers
Ensure that learners with hearing disabilities can participate in your eLearning by adding closed captions.
- Learn about accessibility and Section 508
- Manually create captions
- Leverage speech to text
TechSmith provides free access to a web server where you can post your content and make it accessible to learners worldwide.
- Share to Screencast.com
- Test content on Screencast.com
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.