Sample Script: Online Course Welcome, Guest Speaker Intro, and Completion Videos

This is a guide to help you prepare the recommended video elements for your new online, on-demand course. These are suggestions which leave plenty of room for you to incorporate your own brand, voice, and course specifics. 

Purpose

This document is a guide to help you prepare the recommended video elements for your new online, on-demand course. These are suggestions which leave plenty of room for you to incorporate your own brand, voice, and course specifics. 

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Course Welcome

Hello and welcome to your [COURSE NAME] course. My name is [NAME]. I am the [TITLE OR ROLE] at [COMPANY NAME]. I’ll be your instructor for this course. [If desired, include a brief biography with credentials, certifications, and years of experience]

This course is designed to help you:

  • [DESCRIBE THE PURPOSE]
  • [LIST MAJOR LEARNING OBJECTIVES]

The work for this course is organized by lessons and modules. It’s completely self-paced; take as little or as much time as you need to watch the videos, absorb the reading material, and complete the exercises. You’re also welcome to come back to the course at any time to refresh your memory.

Quizzes [WILL or WILL NOT] be graded; in some cases, timed. Don’t stress. These are intended to be learning exercises more than tests of your knowledge retention. We will show you the correct answers after each quiz.

After you’ve finished each lesson, you’ll need to mark it as “COMPLETE” before clicking to proceed to the next lesson. If we update or add a lesson after you’ve already completed the course, you’ll need to visit that updated content to mark it as complete and keep your certificate current. 

You’ll earn a certificate of completion at the end of this course. It’s a great accomplishment; one that I hope you share via social media and LinkedIn. As an [TITLE LIKE AMBASSADOR or ADVOCATE] also become eligible for:

If you have any questions or concerns during this course, please know that I want to see you succeed. The preferred method for sharing your feedback or questions is to [LIST HOW STUDENT SHOULD CONTACT INSTRUCTOR].

I hope that you will enjoy this course, and I look forward to seeing you in class.

Introducing a Guest Speaker or Featured Clip

Welcome to the [LESSON NAME] lesson. I’m excited to have you here. Joining us today is [INTRODUCE SPEAKER & CREDENTIALS]. What’s special about this speaker is that s/he/they are just as passionate about our community as you and I are. They believe that providing visitors with a warm welcome is just one communication away. As you listen to their story, you’ll notice the confidence in their voice. Today, they’ll be sharing the [DESCRIBE TOPIC] to help you [DESCRIBE LEARNING OUTCOME]. Take a look…

Course Completion

Congratulations. You’ve just about finished the [COURSE NAME] course. This is just the beginning. I hope you take what you learn and apply it to:

  • [LIST APPLICATIONS]

Stay connected with us via:

  • [LIST SOCIAL SITES]

You’ll also be eligible for some great perks like:

  • [LIST REWARDS & INCENTIVES]

On the next screen, you’ll see your passing score and be able to view/download your certificate. Share your accomplishment with others via social media, LinkedIn, and, of course, with neighbors. You’re now a part of helping make this community a better place and for that, I say, “Thank you.”