Court Recorders

(NOC 1251)

Career Description

Court recorders record verbatim proceedings of courts using stenomasks, electronic stenography machines or computerized recording equipment. They transcribe recorded proceedings according to established formats.

Duties May Include

Court recorders perform some or all of the following duties:

Record verbatim proceedings of courtroom using computerized recording equipment, electronic stenograph machine or stenomask;

Respond to requests during court sessions to read back verbatim evidence;

Transcribe recorded proceedings in accordance with established formats;

Verify accuracy of transcripts by checking copy against original record of proceedings and accuracy of rulings by checking with judge;

Research and locate quotes to ensure accuracy;

Respond to requests for transcripts ordered by judges, lawyers or the public;

File and store shorthand notes of court session.

Examples of Titles

Court Recorder
Court Reporter
Court Stenographer
Court Transcriptionist

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Paralegal Education Diploma; Co-op
Law Clerk Diploma; Co-op
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Bow Valley College
Calgary, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Legal Assistant Diploma Diploma; Co-op; Online; University Transfer
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Centennial College
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Law Clerk Diploma; Online
Office Administration - Legal Diploma; Online
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Edmonton, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Captioning and Court Reporting Diploma
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Red Deer College
Red Deer, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Legal Assistant Diploma
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Modified on February 21, 2020