National Court Reporters Association

The National Court Reporters Association (NCRA) is our national organization for court reporters.  NCRA is committed to being the leader in advancing the profession of those who capture and integrate the spoken word into a comprehensive and accurate information base for the benefit of the public and private sectors.   Learn more.

Student Corner

Congratulations, students, on making the decision to enter into the court reporting profession! As well, we wish to thank you for becoming a student member of TCRA. You've taken the first step towards your career in court reporting. Because we recognize that students are the future of our profession, we want to help you and encourage you along the way. So whether you are just beginning theory classes or passing speeds at 80, 160, 200 or even 225 wpm, TCRA is here for you!

What is Realtime?

Realtime technology allows court reporters to instantly convert their Stenographic notes into English text and, thus, allowing attorneys instant access to the written record during a judicial proceeding.