TechSmith Camtasia 101: Beginner Training On Demand (Class Recording)
On Demand: Techsmith Camtasia 101 (Beginner Training)
This pre-recorded TechSmith Camtasia 101 class will teach you how you can quickly create eLearning for software demonstrations, soft skills lessons (such as onboarding or compliance training), and anything in-between. You can export your finished project as a website or a video so it can be accessed by learners using desktop computers, laptops, tablets, and other mobile devices.
During this three-hour TechSmith Camtasia beginner training course recording, you will learn:
- How to create new projects
- How to record your screen and create video demos
- How to add annotations
- How to work with the timeline
- How to add Images and other media assets
- How to export (publish) projects
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Note: This is a recording of a live class. While it's not a live session, we created the recording with you in mind. Everything taught in the class is step-by-step. You'll follow along with the instructor just as if you had attended the course live. To follow along with the recording, you just need a current version of TechSmith Camtasia (even the trial version is fine).
How Do I Access the Recording?
The class recording is available immediately after purchase. Go to www.iconLogic.com, sign in to your account, click Learning Portal and you'll see this course along with any other courses that you've purchased.
Who Should Attend?
- Training Managers
- eLearning Developers
- Application Developers
- Technical Communicators
Continuing Education Credits (CEUs)
You are eligible to receive CEUs for completing this course. Learn more about CEUs here.
Need live Camtasia training or 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 Camtasia training needs.
Topics covered include, but not limited to:
This part of the class will give you a brief introduction to Camtasia and its workspace. You will open an existing project and explore tools, Media Bin, Library, Canvas, and Timeline.
- The Camtasia Interface
- The Media Bin
- The Library
- The Canvas
- The Timeline
The Camtasia Recorder
By the time you have completed this part of the course, you will be able to record screen actions on your computer using the Camtasia Recorder. You'll then see how the recording ends up in the Camtasia Editor awaiting additional edits from you.
- Use the Camtasia Recorder
- Record a Video Demo
Once you've recorded screen actions, the real work begins in the Camtasia Editor. You will create a project from scratch and learn how to import recordings into the Editor as media.
- Import a Video
- Add a Video to the Timeline
- Add and format annotations
- Import Images
- Work with Multiple Tracks
- Add Cursor Effects
- Add Library Assets
- Add Transitions
After you've finished creating your eLearning lesson, you'll need to "publish" it so that it can be consumed by your learners. You'll learn to produce and export your lessons as a standalone video.
- Understand the Export Options
- Export as an MP4