Court Recorders


Captioning and Court Reporting

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Program Information

Faculty:School of Applied Sciences and Technology
Field of Study:Court Reporting/Court Reporter
Description:Captioners and court reporters are highly skilled professionals who can capture speech at speeds of 225 words per minute (wpm) and higher. Using an electronic shorthand machine and sophisticated computer technology, reporters translate a conversation virtually simultaneously to the printed word.

Being a captioner or court reporter is a profession like no other. It is exciting to meet the challenges when no 2 days are alike and when you learn new and fascinating information every day.
URL:Captioning and Court Reporting at NAIT
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $14,850

Cost per credit is $161 (for Domestic students) and $623 (for International students). Tuition cap per semester is $1,883 (Domestic) and $7,814 (International). Additional fees apply.
Careers:Court Recorders

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Social Studies  or  Grade12 Law 

Applicants are required to have 65% in Grade 12 English, and one of: Grade 12 Social Studies, Grade 12 Legal Studies, Post-Secondary Sociology, Post-Secondary Psychology or work experience that demonstrates an understanding of social systems.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on May 16, 2021