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== Wordfast Online Training Events ==
 
== Wordfast Online Training Events ==
  
Do you need to know more about how to use Wordfast efficiently, and how to get the most out of its diverse preferences? We are organizing online training events on Wordfast to help ‪translators‬ explore its hidden worlds. By virtue of being online, you can attend these training sessions from anywhere.
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Do you need to learn how to use Wordfast efficiently, and how to get the most out of its diverse preferences? We are organizing online training events on Wordfast to help ‪translators‬ explore its hidden worlds.
  
 
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Attending Wordfast training events does NOT require owning a Wordfast license beforehand.
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Attending Wordfast training events does '''NOT''' require owning a Wordfast license beforehand.
 
 
== Wordfast Pro 5 Beginner's Course — 7, 14 & 21 November 2018, 4:30-6:00 PM GMT ==
 
  
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== Wordfast Pro 5 Beginner's Course — 20 & 27 November and 4 December 2019 ==
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'''Online course, consisting of a self-paced primer and 3 live sessions (total duration: 6 hours).'''
 
'''Online course, consisting of a self-paced primer and 3 live sessions (total duration: 6 hours).'''
  
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'''CONTENT'''
 
'''CONTENT'''
  
'''Session 0: Self-paced (approx. 1.5 hours), to be completed 24 hours before the first session'''
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'''Session 0: Self-paced (approx. 1.5 hours), to be completed before November 20'''
  
 
* What are and why use CAT tools?
 
* What are and why use CAT tools?
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'''Session 1: Wednesday, 7 November, 4:30-6:00 PM GMT'''
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'''Session 1: Wednesday, 20 November, 9:00-10:30 PM GMT'''
  
 
* Changes from Wordfast Pro 3 to Wordfast Pro 5
 
* Changes from Wordfast Pro 3 to Wordfast Pro 5
 
* Project creation and management
 
* Project creation and management
 
* Translation memories
 
* Translation memories
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* Glossaries
 
* Tags and formatting
 
* Tags and formatting
 
* Predictive typing: AutoSuggest
 
* Predictive typing: AutoSuggest
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'''Session 2: Wednesday, 14 November, 4:30-6:00 PM GMT'''
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'''Session 2: Wednesday, 27 November, 9:00-10:30 PM GMT'''
  
 
* Concordance searches and TM Lookup
 
* Concordance searches and TM Lookup
* Glossaries
 
 
* Office, PDF and Live Preview
 
* Office, PDF and Live Preview
 
* Analysis and reporting
 
* Analysis and reporting
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'''Session 3: Wednesday, 21 November, 4:30-6:00 PM GMT'''
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'''Session 3: Wednesday, 4 December, 9:00-10:30 PM GMT'''
  
 
* TXLF Editor Filters
 
* TXLF Editor Filters
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'''COURSE FEE'''
 
'''COURSE FEE'''
 
   
 
   
* EUR 60 for Early Registration, before November 1, 2018 (GMT)
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* USD 50 for Early Registration, before November 1, 2019 (GMT)
* EUR 80 for Normal Registration, between November 1 and 6, 2018 (GMT)
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* USD 70 for Normal Registration, between November 1 and 19, 2019 (GMT)
 
[http://wordfast.com/subscribe Sign up] to receive notifications about future training opportunities
 
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* EUR 50 after the training has started; you will get access to all videos and be able to attend any remaining live sessions.
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'''NOTES'''
 
'''NOTES'''
  
 
* You are NOT required to have a Wordfast Pro license to attend this training course.
 
* You are NOT required to have a Wordfast Pro license to attend this training course.
* Participants will be entitled to a '''30% discount''' on the purchase of a new Wordfast Pro license once the training starts.
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* Participants who attend at least two of three live sessions will be entitled to a '''25% discount''' on the purchase of a new Wordfast Pro license at the end of the training.
 
* If you have a valid Wordfast Pro 3 license, you can [[How to license Wordfast Pro 5|license Wordfast Pro 5]] for '''FREE'''.
 
* If you have a valid Wordfast Pro 3 license, you can [[How to license Wordfast Pro 5|license Wordfast Pro 5]] for '''FREE'''.
 
* The course consists of 3 sessions and you should attend all of them; the above-mentioned fee covers all the sessions.
 
* The course consists of 3 sessions and you should attend all of them; the above-mentioned fee covers all the sessions.
 
* '''Sessions will be recorded''' so that you can watch them if you missed any or if you want to revise them.
 
* '''Sessions will be recorded''' so that you can watch them if you missed any or if you want to revise them.
  
After registration, it takes about 24 hours to receive the webinar link via email.
 
  
  

Latest revision as of 14:16, 6 September 2019

Wordfast Online Training Events

Do you need to learn how to use Wordfast efficiently, and how to get the most out of its diverse preferences? We are organizing online training events on Wordfast to help ‪translators‬ explore its hidden worlds.

Check wordfast.com/support_training to learn more about Wordfast training, or sign up to receive notifications about future training opportunities.

Attending Wordfast training events does NOT require owning a Wordfast license beforehand.

Wordfast Pro 5 Beginner's Course — 20 & 27 November and 4 December 2019

Online course, consisting of a self-paced primer and 3 live sessions (total duration: 6 hours).


DESCRIPTION

This training is devoted to setting up and using the general features of Wordfast Pro 5. Practical exercises will focus on creating and using glossaries and translation memories as well as other important resources. This course is for translators who are new to CAT tools or Wordfast or who have been using Wordfast Pro without any formal training.


CONTENT

Session 0: Self-paced (approx. 1.5 hours), to be completed before November 20

  • What are and why use CAT tools?
  • Segmentation, translation memories, terminology
  • Downloading and installing Wordfast Pro 5
  • Troubleshooting, tech support & user forums
  • Translation and workflow assignments


Session 1: Wednesday, 20 November, 9:00-10:30 PM GMT

  • Changes from Wordfast Pro 3 to Wordfast Pro 5
  • Project creation and management
  • Translation memories
  • Glossaries
  • Tags and formatting
  • Predictive typing: AutoSuggest
  • Migration from Wordfast Pro 3 and Wordfast Classic


Session 2: Wednesday, 27 November, 9:00-10:30 PM GMT

  • Concordance searches and TM Lookup
  • Office, PDF and Live Preview
  • Analysis and reporting
  • Auto-translation
  • Quality Assurance: Transcheck


Session 3: Wednesday, 4 December, 9:00-10:30 PM GMT

  • TXLF Editor Filters
  • TM and glossary editing
  • Chain Files: translating multiple files as a single one
  • Tasks in batch mode
  • Preferences and customization


TRAINER

Reginaldo Francisco is an English- and Italian-to-Portuguese translator and a Wordfast hotliner and trainer. Reginaldo has been providing on-site and online training for translators since 2009. He is a founder and coordinator of the Win-Win Project.


COURSE FEE

  • USD 50 for Early Registration, before November 1, 2019 (GMT)
  • USD 70 for Normal Registration, between November 1 and 19, 2019 (GMT)

Sign up to receive notifications about future training opportunities

Buy Now

NOTES

  • You are NOT required to have a Wordfast Pro license to attend this training course.
  • Participants who attend at least two of three live sessions will be entitled to a 25% discount on the purchase of a new Wordfast Pro license at the end of the training.
  • If you have a valid Wordfast Pro 3 license, you can license Wordfast Pro 5 for FREE.
  • The course consists of 3 sessions and you should attend all of them; the above-mentioned fee covers all the sessions.
  • Sessions will be recorded so that you can watch them if you missed any or if you want to revise them.