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Online platforms for adding captions to your videos webinar

Photo: Tips on how you can use online platforms to make longer videos accessible.

Are you a teacher, youth leader, or other professional working with deaf children and young people? Do you want to feel more confident about making longer videos accessible for deaf young people?

Our on demand webinar provides tips on how you can use online platforms and software to add captions to longer videos and make them accessible to deaf children and young people.

Webinar overview

This is an on demand webinar, giving you the opportunity to hear from technology staff at the National Deaf Children’s Society about how to caption longer videos for sharing with deaf children and young people.

You will leave with the knowledge to share educational recordings, recordings of lectures and videos with captions confidently.

Our Technology Research Officer, Kim Hagen, will be speaking about free or low-cost platforms that you can use to add captions to screen recordings or videos.

Book your place

This webinar is available on demand on our online training portal, which you can access these workshops on any computer, lap-top, phone or tablet.

Before you can access this module, you will need to register on our online training portal.

Accessibility

Captions and BSL interpretation is available as standard on this on demand webinar.

Cost

This on demand webinar costs £10.

More information about this webinar

Who is this webinar for?

This webinar is for all professionals working with deaf young people, who are providing digital content and online learning or activities.

Meet the trainer

Kim Hagen

Kim has worked at the National Deaf Children’s Society since 2017 as a Technology Research Officer. She supports families of deaf children and the professionals working with them.

Her role raises awareness of the latest technologies, how they can help in everyday situations and provide solutions to issues deaf children and young people may face.

Kim has had a moderate hearing loss since birth. She holds a PhD in social sciences and combined her interest in the social consequences of hearing loss and working with children. This led her to the National Deaf Children’s Society.

Kim actively provides information about technology for deaf people on twitter, @hag_kim.

Additional information

FAQs

Who is the webinar for?

Any professional working with deaf young people, who is providing digital content and online learning or activities.

 

Will this event cover what I need?

This is an information session to find out tips on captioning apps and software that can make your video content accessible to deaf children and young people and can facilitate meetings with deaf colleagues.

If this is not what you are looking for, please look at our other technology webinars:

 

Do I need to be a member?

No, however if you'd like to become a professional member you can join for free. Our memberships allows you to join our community of professionals who are supporting deaf children, young people and their families throughout the UK.

For more information and to set up your free membership, please visit us online

 

Is communication support available?

Captions and BSL interpretation is available as standard on this on demand webinar.

 

How much does it cost?

This module costs £10.

 

Can I share my log in details with a friend of colleague to complete?

No. The log in details are for 1 person only.

 

Do I need to do any prep before attending?

No.

Contact us

If you are interested in finding out more about any of this webinar, please contact us at [email protected].