NCRA’s A to Z® Intro to Steno Machine Shorthand online program offers the perfect opportunity for potential students to learn the alphabet in steno, write on a real machine, and decide if pursuing an education in court reporting or captioning is the right choice.
This free six-week program is a hybrid course combining both live online instructor sessions with videos and dictation materials for self-paced practice. The spring and summer dates for 2021 course offerings are listed below:
Spring – Registration open now!
Jan. 19 – Feb. 23 Tuesdays at 7 p.m. ET**
Mar. 22 – May 3 Asynchronous*
Summer – Registration opens March 1
June 16 – July 21 – Wednesdays (time will be announced later)**
*Participants complete the program at their own pace during the six weeks
**Classes are held once a week for one hour over the course of six weeks
NCRA urges members to share this information with anyone who might be interested in pursuing a career in court reporting or captioning. For more information about the NCRA A to Z program and to register, visit AtoZDiscoverSteno.org or contact Ellen Goff, Assistant Director, Professional Development at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also find more information at Frequently Asked Questions.