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SKU: 2019 Winter Retreat
2 Days: $379     3 Days: $478
 
February 8, 9 & 10, 2019
16 hours or 1.6 CE credits
555 NE Ocean Boulevard, Stuart, FL 34996
 
Get in-depth Eclipse training in sunny Stuart, Florida. Whether you’re a beginner, an expert, or somewhere in between, there’s a track just for you. There will be six hours per day of ALL ECLIPSE training for Vox, Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced classes on Friday and Saturday. On Sunday, choose between four hours in a realtime lab with Jeremy Thorne, or with Julie Samford learning automatic indexing.
 
Don’t miss this chance to escape the winter cold and soak up some rays while connecting with other Eclipse users. Bring the family so they can also enjoy the resort’s gorgeous 18-hole golf course, onsite scuba diving and snorkeling, kayak and Jet Ski rentals, parasailing, tennis, volleyball, biking trails, hiking trails, fitness center, massage and spa services and more.

 

We are excited to bring you on Sunday, February 10th, our the 2nd Annual Eclipse Winter Retreat Realtime Competition.  We are going to send someone home with a giant trophy!  

 

Last year, we began our new tradition of having a hands-on REALTIME LAB with none other than our head programmer, Jeremy Thorne.  This year's lab will be held on Sunday.  And ask and you shall receive... Julie Samford will spend Sunday teaching you how to use Eclipse's amazing auto-indexing feature.  We will offer Vox, beginner, intermediate and advanced classes on Friday and Saturday. It's going to be our BEST WINTER RETREAT EVER in 2019, and we want you to be there!

 

FOUR ECLIPSE CLASSES - SELECT ANY LEVEL
FRIDAY & SATURDAY from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm (1.5 hours for lunch)
6 hours or .6 CE credits each day
 
BEGINNER
Instructor: Genevieve Fair
INTERMEDIATE
Instructor:  Julie Samford
ADVANCED
Instructor: Jeremy Thorne
VOX
Instructor: Bettye A. Keyes
 
SUNDAY EVENTS
 
2nd Annual Eclipse Winter Retreat Realtime Competition
8:00 am – 8:45 am
 
.25 CE credits awarded for each leg of the contest where a participant attains 95 percent accuracy or greater.
We will have a warm-up period before the official dictation begins.  We would encourage everyone to participate, regardless of skill level. You never know!  You are also welcome to watch even if you don't participate.  Top three contestants will take home trophies. Winners will be announced at 2:30 pm.

 

Eclipse Classes (2 options)
9:15 am – 2:30 pm (1 hour for lunch)
4 hours or .4 CE credits
 
Choice 1: Realtime Lab with Jeremy Thorne

This will be a hands-on, roll-up-your-sleeves realtime lab. Bring your equipment, and Jeremy will bring you his best tips and tricks for better realtime.

This will be for ALL LEVELS, steno and voice. Whether you provide realtime output for attorneys or not, let's make your translation rate something to be proud of!

We will also do a live demonstration of Connection Magic shared editing where everyone can log in and help scope a job together. Jeremy will go over setting up Bridge Mobile without using the internet, and we can all log in as attorneys to view the realtime feed.

 
Choice 2: Automatic Indexing Lab with Julie Samford

If you've always wanted to use Eclipse's powerful auto-indexing, now is the time to learn! Julie will give you a set of pre-made index files.  She will guide you through creating, editing and using automatic indexing and show you what files need the secret code and where to place it.  You will also learn how to do the caption box (birdcage), how to use form fields for repetitive blanks, as well as how to make an attorney pick list that displays all the clients you regularly work with so you don't have to type them in every day. 

You'll also learn how to include the title and certificate pages automatically, as well as how to read them in during realtime or later when editing. This class is appropriate for both steno and voice.

QUESTIONS?
If you have questions about registration or payment, please call our office during business hours, and we will be glad to help you!  (800)800-1759

If you have questions about seminar content, realtime contest, or you need help with our room block or travel plans, please contact Julie Samford at julie.samford@gmail.com.

 
Price: $379.00