Captioning Seminars

Stark State College in partnership with VITAC Corporation proudly offers:

Realtime Writing and Broadcast Captioning Seminars

Realtime Writing Behind the Captioning

  • 8 Hours of Learning How to Write Realtime for Broadcast Captioning
  • Topics Include: Instruction in Realtime Writing for the Broadcasting Environment

Research, Preparation and Style Guidelines for Broadcast Captioning

  • 16 Hours of Intensive, Concentrated Instruction in Broadcast Captioning
  • Topics Include: Dictionary Development, Dictionary Management, Broadcast Technology, Caption Format, Speaker IDs, Descriptors, Forcing and Blanking, Sending Credits, Captioning Local News, Captioning Sports Programming, Captioning Music, Research and Preparation, Evaluation of Performance, Equipment Needs

2016 Seminar Dates:

  • May 19-21, 2016.

Note: Payment must be made within one week of receiving payment information to secure a spot at the captioning seminar

Cost: $475
CEU Credits Available

Students in Court Reporting/JRC programs are welcome, providing there is space available!

Please direct emails or questions to:
Julie Hardgrove
Associate Professor of IRT Program
(330) 966-5453, Ext. 4358