Canadian Centre for Verbatim Studies:
Study specialized court reporting from your home or office at your own pace, and earn a Digital Legal Monitor (electronic court reporting) certification from a Ministry-approved career training school. Based in Toronto, Ontario, Canadian Centre for Verbatim Studies specializes in the online training of Digital Legal Monitors as well as Authorized Court Transcriptionists.Email: Contact us belowOnline Digital Legal Monitor / Court Reporter Program:
Duration: 4-16 weeks. Students must be aged 18 or over.
• The Digital Legal Monitor course examines the role and responsibilities of digital legal monitors within the specific context of pre-trial proceedings.
• While this electronic court reporter course is designed to be taken in 4 weeks, students will have access to the course for 4 months. Students can write the final exam at any time during these 4 months.
• This program does not require approval under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.
Students must be age 18 or older to take this course. We recommend that students should be comfortable with the English language and possess good listening and comprehension skills.
This is a Pass/Fail course. In order to pass the course, students must achieve a minimum of 70% on the final exam.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
• Understand the role of digital legal monitors and the environments in which they work
• Understand the duties and conduct of a digital monitor before, during, and after a proceeding
• Record and monitor a pre-trial proceeding using a digital audio recorder
• Recognize and understand the different types of legal documents required for a job
• Identify some of the most common legal terms that arise in pre-trial proceedings
• Assess and solve ethical dilemmas that a digital monitor may encounter