UNIT GROUP 5992 COURT AND HANSARD REPORTERS
COURT AND HANSARD REPORTERS prepare verbatim reports of court, parliamentary, committee or tribunal proceedings by taking high speed shorthand.
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Certificate III or higher qualification or at least 3 years relevant experience. In some instances relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification.
- attending courts of law, parliamentary sittings and other proceedings, to make verbatim records in rapid shorthand or using shorthand-writing machines or computerised equipment
- reading portions of transcripts during trials or other proceedings, on request of judges or other officials