How to Transcribe and Excel In General Transcription
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How to Transcribe and Excel In General Transcription

An Online Certification Course with Internship Opportunities for Both Beginners and Experts.
4.4 (626 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
3,930 students enrolled
Created by Team TCI
Last updated 9/2016
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • To teach students about transcription techniques like grammar, punctuation, parts of speech and transcribing accented audios.
  • Students will be able to add their certification on their resume and stand out among their peers.
  • They will learn how to transcribe audios with multiple speakers.
  • Students who qualify the exams on the company website may get their internship arranged by Transcription Certification Institute.
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Requirements
  • No prior knowledge or experience is required for this course.
Description

This course, brought to you by Transcription Certification Institute, is about learning general transcription skills and increasing your work-from-home employment opportunities for 1000s of transcription companies worldwide; and earning $10 to $35 per hour depending on your skills. Flexible hours of this profession allows you to work as much as you want and whenever you want.

1000s of transcription companies are outsourcing transcription projects to contractors all over the globe every day. These companies are competing for good transcribers because of the shortage of trained transcribers. All you require is proper training, a good ear for listening, good command of English language, desktop with high speed internet, and awareness of what is happening in the world to succeed in this profession. Higher level of familiarity with legal, academic or medical terms could result in higher paid work.

The course material is very similar to the much acclaimed TCI general transcription certification. This 45 minutes course is divided into 8 lectures that include the details about transcription, punctuation, parts of speech, transcribing accented audios and much more. Invest about an hour to find out if you can start earning $10 to $35 per hour working from the comfort of your home

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone can take this course but it's more suitable for single moms, work from home professionals and students
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Curriculum For This Course
8 Lectures
01:00:31
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Introduction
2 Lectures 14:55

Since you are looking for a career in transcription you probably know what transcription is. This is an introduction to transcription and transcription as a career.

Introduction to what is transcription?
08:25

What helps to make as transcription better? What are the aspects?

What are the aspects of transcription?
06:30
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Transcription and Language
3 Lectures 27:37

In order to become a 5 star rated transcriptionist you must have flawless english grammar skills. This lecture will refresh your school grammar lessons!

Parts of Speech
09:13

We all are aware that the placement of a comma can change the context. Punctuation matters. So go through this lesson seriously.

Punctuation
07:35

The English language contains many common sentence types that state or imply something about a subject or asking a question. This lesson will help you to be able to recognize basic sentence types, which will increase your knowledge of English and help you transcribe more accurately.

Sentence Structure
10:49
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Working Professionally
3 Lectures 17:59

Proofreading is essential if we are ever to present a professional copy to the employers. This lesson will teach you have to proofread efficiently.

Proofreading
06:33

This lesson will give you tips on how to transcribe heavily accented audio, so that your transcripts can have the highest accuracy possible.

Transcribing heavily accented audios
04:47

A very important part of being a great transcriptionist is being able to meet strict deadlines. You may end up working for several transcription companies as an independent contractor, and may find yourself juggling several projects along with your household commitments. Working from home makes it even harder to keep deadlines. This lesson gives many tips that will help you organize and maximize your income when working for transcription companies on several projects.

Effective Time Management
06:39
About the Instructor
Team TCI
4.4 Average rating
620 Reviews
3,930 Students
1 Course
Transcribe Better, Earn Better.

Team TCI is not just one single successful transcriptionist but a team of 12+ accomplished transcriptionists who have come together to share their expertise with you through this course. 

We are just doing what our mentors did for us, only the platform is different and more suited to these digital times. The objective is to make you a better transcriber so that you can earn better. 

We are just passing on the legacy.