Camtasia 2020


Course Number: CAM-114

Duration: 2 days (13 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

Camtasia Training Overview

This Camtasia 2020 training class teaches attendees how to create software demonstrations, software simulations, and soft skills eLearning using Camtasia. Students learn how to share finished projects on desktops computers, laptops, tablets, and other mobile devices.

Note: This course can also be taught using Camtasia 2018.

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate offers instructor-led enterprise training for groups of 3 or more online or at your site. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private corporate training on-site or online, please contact us.

In addition, some Business Skills courses are available as live, online classes for individuals.

Objectives

  • Navigate Camtasia and use tools including the Library, Canvas, and Timeline
  • Create software demonstrations, software simulations, and soft skills eLearning
  • Post content on a web server, Learning Management System, YouTube, Vimeo, TechSmith’s Screencast.com, and more
  • Include recordings of existing PowerPoint presentations or software demonstrations created directly on your computer using the Camtasia Recorder
  • Use the powerful Camtasia Editor to add animations, voiceover audio, graphics, music, annotations, closed captions, and quizzes to a project
  • Share projects across different platforms and devices

Prerequisites

All attendees should have fundamental PowerPoint skills.

Outline

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An Introduction to eLearning
  • Education Through Pictures
  • Planning eLearning Lessons
  • eLearning Development Phases
  • Camtasia Production Times (Level of Effort)
  • Product Size and Display Resolution
  • Design Best Practices
  • Fonts and eLearning
Exploring Camtasia
  • The Camtasia Interface
    • Open a Camtasia Project
    • Explore Camtasia’s Tools
  • The Media Bin and Library
    • Explore the Media Bin and Library
  • The Canvas and Timeline
    • Preview a Project
Recording Videos
  • Rehearsals
    • Rehearse a Script
  • Recording Screen Actions
  • Annotations
  • Recording Effects
Adding Media
  • Videos 
    • Import a Video to the Media Bin
    • Add a Video to the Timeline
  • Images
    • Import Images
  • Multi-Track Projects
    • Add a Track
    • Create a Watermark
  • Cursor Effects
    • Add Cursor Effects
Groups, Annotations, Behaviors, and Transitions
  • Groups
    • Create a Group
  • Annotations
    • Add a Callout
  • Themes
    • Create and Apply a Theme.
    • Apply Image Color to Callout Text
  • Behaviors
    • Add a Behavior to a Callout
  • Transitions
    • Add a Transition to a Group
    • Modify Transition Timing
Audio
  • Importing Audio Media
    • Add Background Music From the Library
    • Import Background Music
    • Fade Audio In
  • Voice Narration
    • Record Voice Narration
  • Splitting Media
    • Split a Music Clip
  • Audio Editing
    • Rename Tracks
    • Silence and Cut Audio
Sharing
  • Standalone and Web Videos
    • Share to YouTube
Extending, Zooming, and Hotspots
  • Extending
    • Extend a Video Frame
  • Zoom animations  
  • Markers 
    • Add a Timeline Marker for a TOC
    • Markers and TOC Confidence Check
  • Hotspots
    • Add an Interactive Hotspot
Quizzes and Reporting Results
  • Quizzes
    • Add a Quiz and Multiple Choice Question
    • Add a Fill In the Blank Question  
  • Emailing Quiz Results
    • Use Screencast.com to Email Quiz Results
  • Reporting data to an LMS
PowerPoint and Captions
  • PowerPoint to Camtasia
    • Import PowerPoint Slides as Images
  • Closed Captions
Conclusion

Training Materials:

All Camtasia training students receive comprehensive courseware covering all topics in the course.

Software Requirements:

  • TechSmith Camtasia 2020 with the latest updates installed
  • PowerPoint 2007 or later (32-bit) with the latest updates installed
  • Windows 7 or later or macOS 10.9 or later
  • Dual-core processor minimum. Recommended: Quad-core processor or better
  • 8GB RAM or more
  • 10GB free hard drive space
  • For voice narration, a USB headset with microphone
  • Related lab files that Accelebrate would provide


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