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

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Outline & Course Information

ThinkB!G Exclusive LogoDuration & Times: 2 Days – 8:30AM-3:00PM EST

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Course Description: In this two-day Audio Recording Fundamentals Using Audacity training course, you will learn best practices of creating high-quality sound recordings and time-tested techniques. You will gain knowledge about the arrangements of various types of microphones and recorders and explore emerging technologies in the professional audio industry. You will use Audacity to learn basic audio editing, audio restoration, master, creating and recording files, capturing/finding audio, multitrack sessions, effects, generators, analyzers, and more! This course is useful for Audio & Video Professionals using applications such as Adobe Audition, Audacity, DaVinci Resolve, Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Pro Tools, and for eLearning Professionals using applications such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and Camtasia (for eLearning voiceovers or narration, 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, Mobile, Web, and DVD Multimedia, and eLearning Development, Recording Voiceovers, Podcasting, Video Production, Radio Production, Training Tutorials, Narration

Audio Recording Fundamentals Using Audacity Course Outline

1. Getting Started
2. Set up Audacity
3. Audacity Interface
4. Basic Editing
5. Audio Restoration
6. Mastering
7. Creating and Recording Files
8. Capturing/Finding Audio
9. Multitrack Sessions
10. Effects, Generators, and Analyzers
11. Waveform vs Spectrogram
12. Special Scenarios
13. Preferences
14. References

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 Certified Instructors that are Senior Consultants
  • Official Curriculum Courseware & Personal Use of Class Recording for Limited Time
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Remote Access to ThinkB!G Student Computer with Software licenses & Class Files Pre-Installed for Use During Training--No Installs or Downloads
  • Instructor's Real-Time View of ThinkB!G Student Computer Screen for Immediate Live Interactive Support
  • If Certification Training is Selected, It May Include a Test Prep Tool, Testing Voucher with Free Retake, and Proctor Fee (if taken with ThinkB!G Virtually)
  • Note: IT Support is Available to Pre-Flight Virtual Class Set Up Before & During Training
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!

 

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Dates to Register

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Monday, Oct 31, 2022 Tuesday, Nov 01, 2022 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
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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 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!

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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. Registration is transferable to another student. Please contact your class organizer or manager if you need to cancel. 
Reviews

Average Review: 4.86 out of 5 - 14 Reviews

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The Class Was Excellent!
The class was excellent! The Instructor's understanding and breakdown of the Audacity app were easy to follow and understand for a new user like me. -DMA, George (PVT Audio Recording Fundamentals Using Audacity Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class)
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10/10 Would Come Back For More Training!
Fantastic audio boot camp and very knowledgeable, friendly, and professional instructors/staff. 10/10 Would come back for more training. -DMA, Devin (Audio Recording Fundamentals Using Audacity Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class)
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The Class Was Great And Even Though It Was Online!
The class was great and even though it was online, the instructor was aware of our classroom needs, ensuring we understood the materials and programs and was able to help with any questions we had! -DINFOS, Joe (Audacity for Audio Recording & Editing Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class)
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The Training Was Excellent!
The training was excellent. I haven't had any bad experiences with Think Big classes. -Independent, Paul (Audacity for Audio Recording & Editing Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class) 
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Very Great Experience!
Very great experience! -DOD, Kevin (Audacity for Audio Recording & Editing Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class)
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Excellent Class!
Excellent Class!!! Learned so many functions that I've never known before. -DOD, Suemeng (Audacity for Audio Recording & Editing Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class)
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Easy To Follow Along And Very Informative!
The Audacity class was easy to follow along and very informative. -DOD, Kristopher (Audacity for Audio Recording & Editing Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class)
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Learned so many functions!
"Excellent Class!!! Learned so many functions that I've never known before." - Suemeng, DOD (Audacity for Audio Recording & Editing)
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Easy to Follow & Informative!
"The Audacity class was easy to follow along and very informative." - Kristopher, DOD (Audacity for Audio Recording & Editing)
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I love taking courses at your facility.
"I love taking courses at your facility. Your courses are well thought and executed. You also have great staff." - Samantha, FDA (Audio Recording Fundamentals Training)
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This is my second training that I have attended.
"This is my second training that I have attended. I have enjoyed both and learned a few great items. One thing I would like to see is a longer option on some of the training (Like JavaScript). A couple weeks of this would be very beneficial." - Rebecca, DOD (Audio Recording Training)
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Always Impressed by the Top-Notch Instruction
"I've participated in half a dozen or so trainings here and am always impressed by the top-notch instruction. I've always been able to immediately put into practice what I've learned." - Carole M., FDA (Audio Recording Fundamentals Course)
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Had a Great Time at Think BIG.
"Had a great time at Think BIG. Great location and amenities!" - Andrew S., US Treasury (Audio Recording Fundamentals Training)
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Learned a Great Deal of Practical Applications for Using Microphones and Editing
"I loved the class - great instructor and fellow students! I learned a great deal of practical applications for using microphones and editing of the audio." - Margaret G., USDA (Audio Recording Fundamentals Training Class)