The American Association of Electronic Reporters and Transcribers provides education and certification for professionals engaged in digital reporting, transcribing, and associated roles. AAERT offers networking opportunities for its members and promotes public awareness about the value of digital reporting.
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2014 AAERT Board
L/R: Jim Bowen, CER; Raymond Vetter, CER; Steve Townsend; Margaret Morgan, CER, CET; Buck Ewing (President); Dena Page, CET; Geoffrey Hunt & Rick Russell
Take a look at our Vendor Videos from our 2014 AAERT Conference. Information and Links to companies such as BIS Digital; FTR; jAVS; SpeedType; Veri-Core and Visionary Legal Technologies
AAERT Certification is now ONLINE for Testing
Certification is an important milestone in your professional career.
AAERT offers 2 different certifications:
CERsm (Certified Electronic Court Reporter)
CETsm (Certified Electronic Transcriber)
Online testing will be available in over 150 testing sites throughout the US. We presently have 6 locations in Canada. All of these locations will be expanded as the program grows. Information can be found above at the Certification Online Info tab.
The link to the left will allow you to see the entire PDF detailed report from NCSC on ways to ensure the success of implementing digital reporting into the courtroom.
This is a result of a request from the original COSCA Report (Council of State Court Administrators) from December 2009. The report asked for recommendations on Digital Recording Implementation; Digital Recording Planning; Review of standards and procedures for transcript production; Standards for the technology, archiving, storage, and retrieval of digital audio and video recordings of court proceedings.
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AAERT State of the Industry
2011 Video Report