Wordfast-PRO 5 – Level 2 Advanced Features

Formats: Webinar presentations
Topics: Machine Translation Post-Editing
Overview of translation tools
Software, tools & computing
OCR conversion
Productivity tools
Editing and proofreading
Website translation
SDL Trados
Wordfast training
Official documents translation
CAT tool training
Translation quality assurance
Terminology management

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Start time:Jul 30 15:00 GMT     Add to calendar

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The webinar video will be emailed to all registered and paid users within one working week after the training. Even if you do not attend the online session you will still have unlimited access to the video recording and training materials within one working week after the course.

Get access to two live training sessions from the series you can purchase them at the special price here: 158 USD 128 USD.

Training from the series:

July 23 Wordfast-PRO 5 (Just Released Brand New Version) – Level 1 - For Beginners

July 30 Wordfast-PRO 5 (Just Released Brand New Version) – Level 2 Advanced Features

Important: Those who purchase a seat in advance may be able to pay an "early bird" or cheaper price, and those that confirm participation later or last minute, may likely get to pay a higher fee. In some training sessions a price increase based on the number of registrants may also apply, i.e. the first 15 registered pay one price, the next 10 pay a a slightly higher price etc.

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Duration:120 minutes
Summary:Purchase of Wordfast license is not necessary to take this training. The software features will be presented via the trainer’s machine.
Access to the online session recording is included when you purchase this training session. Attendees will receive a printable PDF certificate of attendance.
This course is about advanced settings and features related to the brand new version Wordfast-Pro5 (Just released)
After having attended Course Level 1 (set for the previous week) you will learn more advanced features related to the software.
Target audience
This course is aimed at professional translators who have already attended Level 1 (Basic Features) or already now the basics of this software.
It is also addressed to students who would like to learn more about these new tools.
Learning objectives
Program for Advanced Level
- How to manage TMs and TermBases
- How to translate PDF and other uncommon files
- How to use Transcheck and Quality Assurance
- How to create and translate Packagies
- How to allign 2 already translated documents
- More advanced settings
Basic knowledge of CAT TOOLs in genereal and Wordfast-PRO basic features
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- How to manage TMs formats
- How to manage TermBases formats
- How to import and export terminology lists from MS-Word or MS-Excel into native-format Termabases and viceversa
- How to translate special files like Dead PDF / Multilingual Excel files / InDesign files etc..
- How to use Transcheck and Quality Assurance
- Alignment
- How to set advanced features
Software and system requirements
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For PC-based Users:

• Required: Windows 7 – Windows 10
• Required: Google Chrome v39 or later; Mozilla Firefox v34 or later; Internet Explorer v8 or later (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
• Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)

For Mac®-based Users:

• Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) – 10.11 (El Capitan)
• Required: Microsoft Edge; Apple Safari v6 or later
• Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)

Join from Android

• Operating system: Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later
• Internet connection: 3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio)
• Software: Free GoToWebinar App from the Google Play Store


• For the visual section of the training course, we recommend that you have a 64kbps link. This means using an ISDN line or Broadband. Wireless connection is NOT recommended.
• For the audio section of the training course, we recommend that you have a headset or speakers.
• We recommend that you log in 30 minutes in advance of the start time to prepare for the training course.

Courses will be open half an hour before the start time. Please login before the start time to ensure that everything on your system is working correctly.
Registration and payment information
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 Paolo Sebastiani    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: Paolo Sebastiani is an English-Italian, French-Italian and German-Italian Professional Translator with over 20 years of experience in Italy and abroad. He obtained his first University degree in Foreign Languages and Literatures at the University of Urbino in 1991 and his second University degree in Political Studies, at the same University in the year 2000. He founded his Translation Agency, Eurolingua, in 1994 and since then has been working as translator, interpreter and Cat-Tool official Trainer. He has organized many in-person training courses about Wordfast, SDL Trados and Atril Dejavu in different Italian towns and as a ProZ.com Professional Trainer, has run many Wordfast-PRO, Wordfast-Classic and Wordfast-Anywhere training sessions for progressive knowledge acquisition with excellent feedbacks.
Paolo lives in Rimini, Italy
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