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2021 August Braille Boot Camp: Braille Document and Tactile Graphic Production
August 3-6, 2021

Braille Boot Camp is four days of hands-on, experiential learning focused on braille and tactile graphic production. You will work through both small group and individual activities to create braille and tactile graphic documents.

Activities include:

• The Ins-and-Outs of Microsoft Word for braille and tactile graphic production
• Converting files to editable text and understanding file types and extensions
• Braille Document Production for Literary, Foreign Language, Mathematics and Technical materials
• Tactile Graphic Production of one-page and multiple-page tactile graphics
• Creation of Templates for basic shapes and Cartesian coordinate planes
• Opportunity to work with graphic embossers and software programs used in producing tactile graphics

All sessions start at 8:30 am and end at 4:30 pm.

This training has been designed for those who are new to braille production or anyone who needs a refresher. This is an in-person training and attendees are expected to attend all four days.

Important Session Information:

Registration for this session has ended

Session ID:
Credits Available:
(24) CEU
Seats Filled:
13 / 12
Contact Person:
Toni Ericson
Susan O'Brien
Date Time Location
8/3/2021 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Barraga, Silverrain
8/4/2021 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Barraga, Silverrain
8/5/2021 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Barraga, Silverrain
8/6/2021 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Barraga, Silverrain
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