Run for the Roses!

2024 NCRA Conference & Expo | Aug. 1-3 | Louisville, Ky.

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Register today for the 2024 NCRA Conference & Expo!

Regular rates end on June 30. Also, don't forget to book your hotel early at the discounted room rate before rooms are gone.  Learn More



Now accepting applications for various scholarships and grants

NCRA offers multiple scholarships and grants throughout the year. Review eligibility and requirements and apply today!

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Member benefits

As a member, benefit from the power of the national network that includes a variety of discounts, access to networking opportunities, and educational experiences that will give you a leg up on your career.

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Member directory

Search the NCRA member directory to find court reporters, captioners, legal videographers, scopists, and firms by locale, certification, and services offered.

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Celebrating 125 Years!



125 Years of history

Celebrate and participate in NCRA's 125th milestone. Check out NCRA's timeline, review articles, and more.


12,000 members

Serving the USA, Canada, Europe, and the Caribbean - learn more about the value of membership in NCRA.


Events and news

Check out the latest news, upcoming events, webinars, testing dates and more.


NCRA Learning Center

Access the Learning Center for all your continuing education needs. A simple way to earn CEUs and PDCs with the click of your mouse.

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What is court reporting and captioning?

NCRA represents a variety of professionals in the court reporting industry. Captioners, court reporters, and legal videographers are all focused on capturing the spoken word.

Learn about the profession and how you can jump-start your career!


I am a court reporter

I am a court reporter

I made it through court reporting school by having a great group of friends who were also students. Hard work does pay off in the end when you finally get to take your first deposition.

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I am a captioner

I am a captioner

I love that I get to caption big world events. I’ve captioned the State of the Union address, Nancy Reagan’s funeral, and the Pope when he was in America.

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I am a legal videographer

I am a legal videographer  

Although automation of equipment has made one aspect of videography easier, there are many more variables that one encounters as a legal videographer. Encoding, transcoding, synchronization, archiving, editing, and trial presentation now fall in the videographers’ domain.

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NCRA Sponsors

NCRA would like to thank our sponsors for their generosity.

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