Speaking on camera during virtual training can feel unnatural for many facilitators, and staring into a camera lens can feel intimidating for subject matter experts and virtual trainers alike. Often, online facilitators don't know how to optimize their own on-camera skills. However, what if there were clear principles and specific techniques to help you develop your on-camera presence and better equip you to effectively facilitate virtual classes?

Facilitating virtual training is now a core business skill for modern learning professionals. This skill set includes knowing how to project your best self on camera. In this session, you'll learn the top five on-camera principles for online facilitators, when to be on-camera and why, when to be off-camera, specific techniques to improve your online presence, and more. The principles shared are evidence-based and will help you polish your on-camera skills. This fun, interactive session outlines clear principles and specific strategies you can apply right away.

In this session, you will learn:

  • The top five on-camera principles for online facilitators
  • How to minimize common and uncommon visual and audio distractions when facilitating virtual classes
  • To apply specific techniques to improve your on-camera presence during virtual training
  • When to be on-camera, when to be off-camera, and why

Technology discussed:

Adobe Connect, Webex, Zoom, Microsoft Teams, GoToTraining

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