Captioning Training

Captioning Your Media at Yale: Options and Basics

Have media you need to caption, but unsure what your responsibilities are for captioning under Yale’s Accessibility Policy, where to begin, or what options are available? This two-hour training covers paid options for captioning your media through our Preferred Captioning Vendors 3Play Media and Rev.com, as well as free options, like YouTube. Attendees will leave understanding their obligations under Yale’s policy, the differences between the major captioning file types, and how to create, edit, and sync captions to their media for both Canvas courses and websites.

  • Wednesday, June 17, from 9-10:30 am via Zoom.
  • Wednesday, August 12, from 9-10:30 am via Zoom.

Zoom link available on the TMS registration page. You must be on the Yale VPN to connect to the TMS remotely.

Sign up for the Captioning Your Media at Yale: Options and Best Practices workshop on Yale TMS

Download the PowerPoint Files for Captioning Your Media: Best Practices & Options (link is external)

You can also watch screencasts from this training on YouTube.

Captioning Your Media: Best Practices

Captioning Your Media: Best Practices & Options: 3Play Media

 Captioning Your Media: Best Practices & Options: Rev

Captioning Your Media: Best Practices & Options: YouTube