Membership Benefits

CCRA Member Discount Program:

     *  Advantage Software - 5% off all products
     *  Pengad - 10% discount off all regular priced merchandise on all orders of $15.00 or more
     *  Dictionary Jumpstart - 25% off all products
     *  Depobook Court Reporting Products - 10% off all products
     *  Discounts on products from My Realtime Coach
Save up to 55% on hotels with HotelStorm


CCRA employs a team of lobbyists in Sacramento to support CCRA’s legislative efforts to protect and preserve the court reporting profession.  CCRA monitors all bills that are introduced in the Assembly and Senate.  CCRA is the only organization lobbying for all reporters, both officials and freelancers.

Liability Insurance Program - Court Reporters, Stenographers, and Legal Services
Mistakes happen. Make sure that you have the coverage you need!
Please contact our association representative, Michelle Nowell with AMIS/Alliance Marketing & Insurance Services at (800) 843-8550 or (760) 471-7116.  Click here for additional information.

Aflac: We've got you under our wing.
CCRA is making Aflac's insurance policies available to you! Aflac pays cash benefits directly to you (unless assigned), when you're sick or injured. You can use the cash to help cover expenses that major medical does not - like mortgage, groceries, or whatever you need. It's like a safety net for you and your family.  Click here for additional information.

Discounted Long Term Disability and Long-Term Care Insurance

Long Term Disability Insurance is used to help protect your future earnings and Long-Term Care Insurance pays a daily or monthly benefit towards the costs of care services from a skilled nursing home, assisted living facility, adult day care or home. Click here for additional information.

A Future for Court Reporting and Your Job Security
CCRA boasts a highly successful team of court reporting professionals who are knowledgeable and skilled in the California legislative arena. CCRA has defeated every single bill ever introduced to replace court reporters with ER. Since 1980 there have been eleven such attempts. CCRA provides extensive lobbying efforts in Sacramento and is the only organization lobbying for all reporters, both officials and freelancers.

CCRA Connect

The only California state publication devoted to both officials and freelancers, this truly invaluable publication keeps you informed on professional trends, technological developments, and legislative and legal issues. Learn what is going on in the reporting community and the latest developments in your profession. CCRA Connect is a quaterly electronic magazine.

Continuing Education Seminars
Discounted registration fee for exciting, state-of-the-art seminars, held at various locations around the state, for your convenience. These provide professional enhancement and CE accreditation for your NCRA status on a wide array of reporting-related topics, including recent changes in the laws which affect you. Meet court reporting's most influential leaders and make contact with vendors who showcase the latest technology. Networking events provide you with the opportunity to meet new people and have some fun!

Annual Convention
Discounted registration fee for the CCRA annual convention.  Our conventions, a four-day event held in some of California's most beautiful areas, offer the opportunity to network with your friends and peers, learn the latest in technology as it relates to the Court Reporting profession, earn CEUs, and see the industry's premier vendors in the exhibit hall.

CCRA Compendium
CCRA is proud to break new ground by becoming the first court reporters association in the nation to launch an e-Compendium, offering exactly the same high level content as our yearly paperback publication now in digital form. You will no longer have to buy multiple versions as we are consolidating the freelance/CART and official compendiums into one easy-to-use app. Click here for additional information.

Mentoring Program
This program is designed to match up court reporting students with court reporter mentors. The purpose is to encourage, support, guide and nurture the next generation of court reporters through school and during the beginning stages of their new careers. There is no better person for this job than a working reporter who has been through it.  Click here for more information.

Technology Webinars
CCRA offers Webinars focused on education for court reporters on the latest technology and how to use it.  CCRA members have access to PowerPoint presentations that go into more detail.

CCRA has partnered with HotelStorm to bring exclusive hotel discounts to our members. HotelStorm negotiates hotel discounts only available to CCRA members, with discounts up to 55%. Simply search the website for your favorite destinations – whether personal or professional – and you'll find savings of 10-55% over other online travel agencies.

Click here for detailed information to take advantage of the member benefits.