Dragon Naturally Speaking Training

Dragon Naturally Speaking Training

For 1 or 2 days
(usually on a one-to-one basis)

Course Outline Dragon Naturally Speaking

Background

Voice recognition software has developed significantly during the last few years such that it is now a very practical product for people with problems with mobility or dyslexia.  This course is usually given on a one-to-one basis on the user’s own computer

Who should attend

  • Users
  • Special Needs teachers
  • Special Needs Coordinators

 Course Outline

Introduction

  • Installing and training voice.
  • How to use Dragon effectively

 Basic Tools

  • Opening and moving between applications.
  • General Dictation and correcting errors
  • Moving around documents.
  • Formatting Text
  • Building and editing vocabulary.
  • Cutting and pasting

 Advanced Tools

  • Creating and editing commands
  • Using the Mouse Grid
  • Moving the mouse pointer and clicking the mouse
  • Dragging objects

Application Specific Commands

  • Using Dragon Naturally Speaking to navigate the internet
  • Sending and receiving emails.
  • Using Playback/ Text to Speech.

Optional

  • Using Dragon with a Digital Recorder

Are you

Disabled or elderly? Need help with IT? Read more

Are you a

Parent or carer of a disabled Person? Read more

Do you

Work in a Day Centre or Care Home? Read more

Do you work for a

Business or Charity? Read more