OCTOBER 5-8, 2018

The California Court Reporters Association invites you to join us in this beautiful desert playground and take part in CCRA’s 108th Annual Convention being held at the Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa, Columbus Day weekend, October 5-8, 2018.

A relaxing oasis with a backdrop of mountains and palm trees, Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa offers an ideal escape in the Coachella Valley. Revel in timeless comforts, classic conveniences and modern technologies that have made this resort, minutes from Palm Springs a desired destination for a sun-drenched getaway.

Located in Rancho Mirage, California, The Omni RLP is convenient to Palm Desert’s El Paseo with a shopping experience similar to Beverly Hills’ Rodeo Drive, and fine dining at a stunning number of establishments. Set on 240 lush acres, the resort has three pools. Splashtopia is a great kid attraction. The 2-acre water playground, features a 450-foot lazy river, two 100-foot water slides, cliff-side Jacuzzi, sandy beach.

There is plenty to do at this wonderful resort. Take time for yourself and replenish your body and soul at the 20,000-square-foot spa with a special CCRA discounted rate. The 27 holes of championship golf will challenge amateurs and pros alike with palm tree-lined fairways and incredible mountain vistas.

Pamper yourself while learning the latest in technology as it relates to the Court Reporting profession and see the industry's premier vendors in the exhibit hall.  Enjoy the many networking sessions. 
95% of last year's participants said they would recommend the CCRA convention to others.  Make sure you don't miss this wonderful event!  We look forward to meeting you there!


Cancellations must be received in writing (fax or e-mail accepted) by 5:00 p.m., Friday, September 14, 2018, to qualify for a refund. A $50 processing fee will apply for all refunds. Cancellations received after 5:00 p.m., Friday, September 14, 2018, will not qualify for a refund.

Changes to the California Rules of Court make it mandatory for all court employees, including court reporters, to complete eight hours of continuing education every two years. These continuing education requirements may be met by getting your supervisor to pre-approve your attendance at the seminars at the CCRA convention.

Business casual is suggested for convention activities. The average temperature for Rancho Mirage in October is 90 degrees during the day and 70 in the evening. Please remember that the temperature in the hotel meeting rooms can be cool, so we suggest dressing in layers.