Court reporting is essential and integral to our justice system, and yet, it is largely unknown and/or unseen in the general public. In recent years, a shortage in court reporters in America has led to the field becoming more attractive to students who want a guaranteed job after graduation. If they can make the cut and become certified, they’re in for amazing pay and great benefits, in a field that desperately needs young professionals. Court reporting, however, is not as easy as it may initially seem.
Students need to be certified by one of America’s three court reporting agencies: The National Court Reporters Association (NCRA), and the National Verbatim Reporters Association (NVRA) or the American A Continue reading