As a former reporter manager and transcript production specialist, I’ve had the pleasure of working with hundreds of court reporters in various stages of their careers, which allowed me to experience firsthand just how important excellent proofreading is in the world of court reporting.
I successfully completed the rigorous Transcript Proofreading: Theory and Practice training course, which teaches transcript-specific punctuation and formatting. I have also learned that while a strong working knowledge of court reporting standards is necessary, being flexible and adapting to the preferences of individual reporters and agencies is essential.
TTA has the most comprehensive online courses to teach you how to become a legal transcriber, a legal transcript proofreader, and to teach you all the theoretical knowledge you need to become a court reporter. Legal transcription is one of the most fulfilling work-from-home jobs you can have.Transcript Proofreaders Master Class is over 130 pages of carefully compiled and written information to help you make immediate improvements to your existing transcript proofreading business. The content is original and designed to teach you how to develop your proofreading skills and your freelance business skills well beyond the basics.Postsecondary training programs for court transcription, including certificate programs and associate's degrees, prepare individuals to type information from legal proceedings.
The REAL truth about how much money you can make as a proofreader (We crush any get-rich-quick schemes with real-life case studies -- so you know this is the real deal and not some scam) How to tell if you’re the right fit for the job as proofreader (including the trickiest word quiz EVER).Read More
For many, MANY years now, proofreading has been an essential part of writing and content creation. It's a highly valued skill that is in demand. On top of that, it involves a lot of reading! I created this introductory proofreading course so you can acquire the foundational knowledge every proofreader needs to start.Read More
Proofreading Academy teaches modern proofreading techniques for every style of document. We’ll show you how to perfect documents at work or even proofread for a living. Proofreading Academy is the leader in teaching digital proofreading and editing skills.Read More
Proofread Anywhere course is a program that trains individuals on how to become successful proofreaders. Taking this proofreading course will give you the education and training required to become a proofreader from home and make money online. The course was started by Caitlin Pyle in the year 2012 when her proofreading blog became a huge success.Read More
How to become a proofreader? It is not necessary to have a professional degree to become a proofreader, but what is essential is a good command of English and the right learning resource. While you may receive short documents to proofread, you will also be required to proofread longer documents like books (which do pay better).Read More
We work collaboratively to pioneer new ways for courts, lawyers and court reporters to work with digital technology. And it’s our people who inspire and drive this innovation. A career at Auscript brings with it the chance to work with the industry’s best, adopting the latest thinking and technology.Read More
That's the bottom line. You need to sharpen your proofreading and copyediting skills before you even think of trying to publish a body of work. For a new career or career advancement. If you want to be a proofreader or copyeditor, you need to learn how to do the job correctly. This course is by no means a begin-all, and end-all.Read More
The lessons do more to make you think about your options, Chris. The creator, Caitlin Pyle, gives general proofreading tips, but also uses this free course to introduce readers to her paid course in court transcript proofreading which is an exhaustive course.Read More
What is court transcript proofreading? Most proceedings in a courthouse are typed up verbatim by a court reporter. The result is a transcript that can look a lot like a film script. A proofreader’s job is to go through that transcript looking for errors in grammar, punctuation, and other things.Read More
These work from home online courses are the kick in the pants you need to go from commuter to telecommuter. If you don’t think you have the right skills to land a remote job, that’s okay. Often, the right remote-friendly job is just a short (and affordable) course away.Read More