HTCTU: Training Registration System


[ Main Menu / Login ]

[ Trainings Available ]

Training Training Detail

  • Evaluate this Training
Period: Apr-June 2017
Training Title: Transcribing with Duxbury
Start Date: 06/14/2017
End Date: 06/14/2017
Time: Day One: 10AM - 4:30PM
Type: Alternate Media
Seating: 12
Trainer: Gaeir Dietrich
Location (Google Map Link): 21050 McClellan Rd. Cupertino, CA 95014 (High Tech Center Training Unit)
Off-Site Contact:
Off-Site College:
Description: Beginning with e-text, we will explore the process of transcribing Braille using Duxbury. We will explore the features of the Duxbury program and learn to use the new MS Word templates that come with the program. Please note--you will need to have Duxbury 11.4 in order to take advantage of all the features learned in this training. Participants will be able to do the following:
  • transcribe e-text into Braille using Duxbury 11.4
  • format e-text with the Duxbury Word templates
  • use styles in Word and in Duxbury
  • include print page numbers in Braille
  • create Braille books
Designed for Alternate Media Specialists and others who need to transcribe materials into Braille.
Reimbursement Level: Please be advised that reimbursement is only available for travel expenses for California community college Disabled Student Services Faculty and Staff. Hotel expenses will not be reimbursed.


[ Main Menu / Login | Trainings Available ]