JOIN OUR UPCOMING WORDFAST PRO TRAINING SESSION IN LISBON, PORTUGAL
DATE: Wednesday, March 30th
TIME: 9 AM – 5 PM
LOCATION: TBD, Lisbon, Portugal
DESCRIPTION This training will be devoted to setting up and using the general features of Wordfast Pro. A workflow approach from translation quoting to delivery will be used and practical exercises will focus on creating and using glossaries and translation memories, as well as handling references and various file formats. Time permitting, we’ll learn how to create a translation memory from past translations using the WF Align tool.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES By the end of this training, you will be able to use Wordfast Pro to: 1.Create a translation project 2.Create a translation memory and glossaries 3.Import TMs and glossaries 4.Analyze a file 5.Translate, edit, and proofread DOC, HTML, XLS, and PPT files 6.Customize your keyboard shortcuts 7.Integrate machine translation into your workflow
COURSE OUTLINE E-learning modules to be completed during the week before the training (4 hours): – Why use CAT tools? – Wordfast versions – Downloading and installing Wordfast Pro – Troubleshooting – Creating a translation project – Workflow brainstorming In-person training (6 hours): – Creating projects and setting up preferences with Wordfast Pro – TM and Terminology management – Analyzing files using Wordfast Pro – Translating different file types – Working with placeables – Cleaning up and updating TMs – Using the PM Plug-in perspective – Tips and Tricks – Questions and evaluations
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE/IT REQUIREMENTS Working knowledge of MS Word and fluent in English. Trainees must bring their own laptop for the training with an installed version of Wordfast Pro (demo or full version). If you are having problems installing the software please contact trainer before the training day.
PRICE AND PAYMENT €189 including tax if you sign up and pay by March 20th (€219 if you register after March 21) Note: Trainees who have paid for and received a training session of at least one full day are eligible to a discount (over 25%) on a Wordfast license.
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