Court Reporting Technology Certificate


This is an advanced certificate providing the student with an expanded background in computer assisted transcription (CAT) technology and real-time writing skills in order to be successful in the legal arena as a Certified Shorthand Reporter. To earn a certificate, the required courses are listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50 percent of all course work must be completed at Cypress College.

Required Courses are listed in suggested sequence (23-24 units):
CTRP 082 C1-2
or CTRP 083 C Computer Aided Transcription - Stenograph
or CTRP 084 C Computer Aided Transcription - Eclipse
CTRP 085 C Computer Aided Transcription - Dictionary Building2
CTRP 065 CAdvanced CAT Systems2
CTRP 091 CAdvanced Dictionary Build2
CTRP 092 C2
CTRP 093 C Information Technology-CTRP2
CTRP 051 C Court and Conference Reporting - Legal3
CTRP 052 C Court and Conference Reporting - Medical3
CTRP 053 C Court and Conference Reporting - Congressional3
CTRP 039 C3
Total Units23-24