Continuity And Spotting List-Course 230
  • September 2023
    M T W T F S S
  • September 2023
    M T W T F S S

CCSL & CDSL Course 230 – Mastering Advanced Skills in Post Production


(1,500) Ratings

Are you working as a transcriber but want to make it more profitable? Looking to step up your game and stand out among the rest? Become a Combined Continuity And Spotting List (CCSL) transcriber.

Here is how to do it!

This course includes:

  • ∞ Full Lifetime Access

  • Text and Video Lessons
  • Subtitle and Caption Templates
  • 📹 On-demand Video and Text Lectures
  • 🖹  Downloadable Resources
  • 📱 Access on Mobile and Computer
  • Practice Files
  • Access to an Instructor for Q/A
  • Certificate of Completion


What you’ll learn

  • How much can you make as a CCSL transcriber
  • Elements present in a CCSL and how you need to note them in your transcript
  • Cinematic terms
  • Materials required to build a CCSL
  • Step-by-step guide on how to build your CCSL
  • What companies work using this type of transcription, how to apply them, and what do they have to offer


  • Headphones
  • Computer with Internet access
  • Microsoft Word or compatible software

How to stand out

Anyone can be a general transcriber, and there are many out there. Being a regular transcriber in today’s market is very competitive. You need to be ahead of the competition, and becoming a specialized transcriber will help you achieve that! If you enjoy the movie and TV world, this course is designed for you!

A Combined Continuity And Spotting List is used in post-production for multiple purposes, and they are assigned to specially trained transcribers with a passion for accuracy. The more formats you master, the more job opportunities you’ll be offered. Combined Continuity And Spotting Lists are the higher-paying jobs in the transcription industry due to the structure and amount of detail involved.

DT Academy has been in business for almost two decades and is still going strong. We know what it takes to be an exceptional CCSL transcriber and will teach you the ins and outs of being one.

We will help you achieve your goals by applying to specialized transcription companies.

 This course is designed to help you:

  • Learn about working and making an income as a specialized transcriptionist
  • Format a CCSL from start to finish 
  • Analyze the structure and components of a CCSL and how to build one
  • Start your career as a specialized transcriber seeing what companies have to offer and how to apply with them

Produce specialized transcripts 

More advanced transcriptions require special training due to the nature of those transcriptions. Being a general transcriber and a CCSL transcriber are two very different things. A Combined Continuity And Spotting List requires more attention to detail than a regular transcription. There are a lot more elements that need to be taken into consideration when building one. Knowing these elements and how they come into play within a CCSL distinguishes you as a professional and more advanced transcriptionist. Creating a CCSL takes work. It is very challenging, but adding this skillset will also increase the type of jobs you can take on and the amount you can earn. The pay rate is four or five times more than what a regular transcription would pay. 

Course Overview

We will teach you everything you need to know to master a Combined Continuity And Spotting List and create professional transcripts quickly as possible. This course has text and video lessons to take you through beginning to advanced transcription skills. You’ll also have access to examples and templates for you to use in future projects.