NCRA DiscoverSteno®

Discover a career in captioning or court reporting 

Discover a career that offers you the opportunity to work all over the world or in your own living room. Captioners and court reporters use the latest technology to capture the record for sporting events, trials, television, universities, concerts, and more.

NCRA DiscoverSteno lets you discover a new world. Learn more about a career in steno.





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Wondering if a career in steno is right for you? Take a brief survey to find out.




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Get free hands-on training with NCRA A to Z® Intro to Steno Machine Shorthand.




Teach an NCRA A to Z® program

Interested in becoming an NCRA A to Z program leader? We have the information, recruiting materials, and other resources you'll need to start a program.


This program has given me confidence that I can become a court reporter! The program was very well organized and allowed me to feel comfortable on the machine before starting school.

Camryn Dunne, Kingsley, IA