Harbour Bay Reporters based in Nanaimo, BC, is in need of casual remote reporters and one full-time contract reporter to be based in Nanaimo. If you’re looking to move to beautiful Vancouver Island, this could be for you. Please email us at email@example.com.
Coast Reporting in Vancouver is looking for a full- or part-time court reporter. You pick the days you can work. We will train in Zoom. We are doing some in-house and some hybrid jobs as well. Please give us a call to discuss things. 604-662-8066 or firstname.lastname@example.org and ask for Shannon.
The BCSRA job board is open to full participating members or affiliate members who are owners and/or managers of court reporting firms. If you’re already a member, message Liz for your invite. Not yet a member? Click here for more info.
Please note the following updates to BC’s court transcription manual: Gender-neutral colloquies and bylines. Drop the Ms. and Mr. and write Cnsl, first initial, period, last name. Cnsl B. Example Indiscernible notation. Do not reference accent as a reason for the indiscernible notation.
NAIT’s online cohort starts May 2021. Good luck, students!
The 2021 ASRA virtual spring seminar is scheduled for April 10, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Topics include writing tips from Janice Plomp and Jeff Weigl, home organization, and kinstretch. Click here for more information or to register for the event.
The BCSRA-administered 2021 spring realtime test in Vancouver: Location: Coast Reporting Date: April 17 Time: 9 a.m. warmup 10 a.m. testing time CLICK HERE TO REGISTER The BCSRA-administered 2021 spring realtime test in Victoria: Location: Island Reporters by Reportex Date: April 24 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
The BCSRA is excited to offer NCRA’s A-to-Z program to all potential court reporting and captioning students! NCRA A to Z Intro to Steno Machine Shorthand Your virtual, hands-on introduction to court reporting and captioning Program starting March 22, 2021, for 6 weeks Mondays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. NCRA A to Z program Potential students will need …
Zoom tips and tricks for BCSRA court reporters. A Zoom coffee chat is scheduled for April 25 at 1 pm. We’ll go over some Zoom features, like breakout rooms and more.
Edit: Thank you for attending! A coffee chat via Zoom is scheduled for March 27. What’s the one thing you can’t live without now that you’re mostly working from home? Is it that new standing desk? Maybe a fancy coffee maker? Is it the soundproofing of your children’s playroom? Or maybe you moved your desk …
Join us via Zoom on February 28 at 1 pm for a demo of Discord. Liz will give a general tour and show some general tips on how to use the app.
Thank you for joining us for our Data Security & Process coffee chat. If you missed it or would like a recap, here are four main takeaways: Get a password manager. Do not reuse the same password for everything. Some options for password managers include Bitwarden or iCloud Keychain. Use non-SMS two-factor authorization, like Microsoft …
Margie is offering a 20-hour punctuation course (2 CEUs) for March and April of 2021. The price is $395 for reporters; $355 for students, teachers, scopists, proofers. Register in January and receive a $35 reduction in price. Learn More Here.
Thank you for joining us for our coffee chat of Marking Exhibits Electronically. The number of attendees exceeded our expectations – which is a great thing! A big thanks to Shannon Asseiro at Coast Reporting for hosting and sharing her knowledge. If you missed it, you can access the video on the BCSRA Discord server.