Training Videos

Below are the links to VITA's 2022 training.  Once registered, you received an email with instructions for links and videos to participate in.  We have also placed these instructions here in case it is easier for you to follow the training from our website.  Kindly read each description carefully prior to watching the videos.

 

GREETER:

All greeters, whether signed up to take the in-person class, or completing training fully from home must watch and participate in the following 6 videos.  For those taking the classroom training, the videos must be watcher prior to your January 8th class.

VITA Intro 15 minutes

Basic Intake 25 minutes

Retrieving Walk-in signatures 5 minutes

Passwords 16 minutes

Conduct and Intake 4 minutes

Signing Up to Volunteer 4 minutes

 

Basic:

The following basic videos are for those coming on board as a VITA volunteer preparer for the first time.  For those signed up for the in-person training class, kindly view and participate in the first 10 videos prior to your January 8th class.  Once your class is over, you will need to come back and view the last 2 videos.  For those doing all study from home, please participate in all 18 videos. 

VITA Intro 15 minutes

Basic Intake 25 minutes

Basic Preparer Procedures 14 minutes

Retrieving Walk-in signatures  5 minutes

Passwords 16 minutes

Conduct and Intake 4 minutes

Who must file? 8 minutes

Filing Status 14 minutes

Dependents 5 minutes

Basic Law Prep  30 minutes

Basic Scenario 1 & 2 55 minutes

Basic Scenario 3 & 4 55 minutes

Basic Scenario 5 & 6 56 minutes

Basic Scenario 7 68 minutes

Basic Scenario 8 35 minutes

Basic Scenario 9  60 minutes

Basic Exam 90 minutes

Signing Up to Volunteer 4 minutes

Advanced:

The following advanced videos are for those who have volunteered with VITA as a preparer for more than one year.  For those signed up for the in-person training class, kindly view and participate in the first 6 videos prior to your January 8th class.  After your class, you will need to come back and watch the last two videos.  For those doing all study from home, please participate in all 15 videos. 

Retrieving Walk-in signatures 5 minutes

Passwords 16 minutes

Advanced Intake 8 minutes

Advanced Preparer Proecedures 8 minutes

Quality Review Procedures 5 minutes

Advanced Law Prep 30 minutes

Advanced Scenario 1 & 2  22 minutes

Advanced Scenario 3 & 4  12 minutes

Advanced Scenario 5  10 minutes

Advanced Scenario 6  6 minutes

Advanced Scenario 7  50 minutes

Advanced Scenario 8  27 minutes

Advanced Scenario 9  12 minutes

Advanced Exam 90 minutes

Signing Up to Volunteer 4 minutes

Site Coordinator

The following videos are for those coming on board as Site Coordinators.  For those signed up for the in-person tax law training class, kindly view and participate in the first 6 videos prior to your January 8th class.  After your class, you will need to come back and watch the last three videos.  For those doing all study from home please participate in all 16 videos. 

Retrieving Walk-in signatures 5 minutes

Passwords 16 minutes

Advanced Intake 8 minutes

Advanced Preparer Proecedures 8 minutes

Quality Review Procedures 5 minutes

Advanced Law Prep 30 minutes

Advanced Scenario 1 & 2  22 minutes

Advanced Scenario 3 & 4  12 minutes

Advanced Scenario 5  10 minutes

Advanced Scenario 6  6 minutes

Advanced Scenario 7  50 minutes

Advanced Scenario 8  27 minutes

Advanced Scenario 9  12 minutes

Advanced Exam 90 minutes

Site Coordinators 120 minutes

Signing Up to Volunteer 4 minutes