Audio Recording Fundamentals Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class

Baltimore, Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C. & On-Site at Your Location

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Course Information & Why You Should Attend

ThinkB!G Exclusive LogoDuration & Times: 2 Days – 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Complimentary Lunch)

Locations for Training:
In Person at ThinkB!G in Columbia, Maryland near Baltimore, Washington D.C., Virginia region.
Upon Request: Onsite Custom Private Training at Your Location!

Course Description: In this hands-on, two-day Audio Recording Fundamentals training course, you will learn how to create high quality sound recordings using professional recording equipment, best practices, and time-tested techniques. You will use arrangements of various types of microphones and recorders. During the course of the training, students will be learning how to use standard types of microphones and recorders, and explore emerging trends in the Professional Audio Industry. This course is useful for Audio & Video Professionals using applications such as Adobe Audition Premiere Pro, Logic Pro, Final Cut Pro, Pro Tools, Media Composer, and for eLearning Professionals using applications such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and Camtasia (for eLearning Voiceovers, etc.)

Prerequisites: No previous audio recording experience is required. It is useful for students to have experience with audio recording equipment and Adobe software products.

Job Roles That Use Audio Recording:
Multimedia Professional and eLearning Developers that are new to Production

Projects That Use Audio Recording:
Video, Web, and DVD Multimedia, and eLearning Development, Recording Voiceovers, Podcasting, Video Production, Radio Production, Training Tutorials, Narration

Audio Recording Fundamentals Course Outline

1. Core Knowledge 
Signal Chain
Types of Microphones
Types of Connections
How Audio is Recorded Digitally (Sample Rate, Bit Rate)
Audio Files

2. Using Omni-Directional Microphones
Typical Use Cases
Pros and Cons
Best Practices
Affordable High-Quality Options

3. Using Shotgun Microphones
Typical Use Cases
Pros and Cons
Best Practices
Affordable High-Quality Options

4. Using Lavaliere Microphones
Typical Use Cases
Pros and Cons
Best Practices
Affordable High-Quality Options

5. Stereo Recording
Mic Placement Styles
Style Pros and Cons

6. A Brief Intro to Ambisonic Recording
Equipment
Pros and Cons

7. Practical Applications 
The second day of training focuses on more Practical Applications, so if you’re using Articulate Storyline, Camtasia, Adobe Premiere Pro, or Audition you will be able to have hands-on experience with it.

Disclaimer: All course objectives and outlines are used as a guideline and are subject to change to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

Software Versions: ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

What You Get
  • Hands-On Official Authorized Training & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Instructors that are Senior Consultants Certified by Adobe (ACI), Apple (ACT), & Microsoft (MCT)
  • Official Curriculum Print and/or Digital Courseware & Personal Use of Class Recording for Limited Time
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Computer (Apple Mac or Windows PC) with Software & Class Files (In Person Only)
  • Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
  • Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
  • Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
  • Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
  • Free Parking (In Person Only)
Pricing

Public Enrollment Training

Commercial Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $795
GSA/Government Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $640.81
Non-Profit/Education Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $745

Dates to Register!

 

Custom Private Training – Onsite at Your Location, or at ThinkB!G

Submit details and a formal training quote will be sent to you!

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Dates to Register

CourseLocationStart DateEnd DateTime
Audio Recording Fundamentals

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person Only

Monday, Aug 19, 2019 Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Audio Recording Fundamentals

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person Only

Monday, Nov 04, 2019 Tuesday, Nov 05, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register

Custom Private Training

We offer this course as Custom Private Training or Project Based Training®!

If you have a team of individuals, you can receive bulk discounts by doing your own Private training session & cover your specific learning objectives! We can have the Private Training at ThinkB!G in Columbia, Maryland, Virtually Online Live (Available for Most Courses), or Onsite at Your Location.

What's Included?

  • Custom Outline to include Targeted Topics Based on Your Learning Needs
  • Hands-On Official Authorized Training & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Instructors that are Senior Consultants Certified by Adobe (ACI), Apple (ACT), & Microsoft (MCT)
  • Official Curriculum Print and/or Digital Courseware
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Computer (Apple Mac or Windows PC) with Software & Class Files (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
  • Free Parking (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)

Submit details and a formal training quote will be sent to you! 

Click to Get a Quote Now!

Policies

Payment Policy for Public Enrollment Classes

Payment and/or Purchase Order is required 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to first date of training class.

 

Payment Policy for Private & Project Based Training® Classes

Payment and/or Purchase Order is required 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to first date of training service.  Pricing provided is firm fixed price based on number of students.  Client is responsible for entire amount regardless of change in number of registrations.

 

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Public Enrollment Classes

  • Classes may be canceled if less than 4 students are registered. We will notify you of cancellations no later than 16 business days prior to class.
  • Canceling/Rescheduling more than 16 business days prior to class: You are eligible for a refund or free reschedule. Registration is transferable to another student for the same class & date.
  • Canceling/Rescheduling less than 16 business days prior to class: No refund. No Reschedule. Registration is transferable to another student for the same class & date.
  • No Shows without contact: No refund. No Reschedule.

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Custom/Private and On-Site Training Classes

  • No penalty if cancellation/reschedule is 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to the first date of class.
  • 50% penalty will be incurred if cancellation/reschedule is less than 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to the first date of class. This fee is to cover instructor expenses, travel, and course materials purchased.

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Individual Students in Custom/Private Training Classes

  • Individual students registered in a private class, who cancel or do not show, are not eligible for a partial refund or reschedule. Please contact your class organizer or manager if you need to cancel.