SAVE THE DATE FOR 2020


April, June, and October Course Registration is OPEN
 

CER ONLINE COURSE - $190

This course includes all materials, online instructions, and grammar/punctuation instruction via web-conferencing

 

Projects are self-paced and self-proving with a final transcript review once all projects are completed. 

NEW - Typed and hand-written log instruction.

NEW - Additional online instruction included in grammar and punctuation.

This is a Board of Review approved program required prior to

taking the CER examination.

  • January 9 - March 9, 2020

  • April 3 - May 26, 2020

  • June 15 - August 15, 2020 (NEW)

  • September 10 - November 2, 2020

 

CER TWO-DAY COURSE - $190

THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CONVERTED TO TWO-DAY ONLINE

This course is held in a classroom setting and includes all materials, additional online instructions, and grammar/punctuation instruction via web-conferencing

 

Projects are self-paced and self-proving with a final transcript review once all projects are completed. 
 

NEW - Typed and hand-written log instruction.

NEW - Additional online instruction included in grammar and punctuation.



This is a Board of Review approved program required prior to

taking the CER examination.

  • January 16 - 17, 2020 
    Davenport University (Lansing, Michigan)

  • April 3 - 4, 2020
    Otsego County Library (Gaylord, Michigan)

  • September 10 - 11, 2020
    Davenport University (Warren, Michigan)

CEO ONLINE COURSE - $95

This course includes all materials, online instructions, and grammar/punctuation instruction via web-conferencing

 

Projects are self-paced and self-proving with a final transcript review once all projects are completed. 

NEW - Typed and hand-written log instruction.

This is a Board of Review approved program required prior to

taking the CER examination.

  • January 9 - March 9, 2020

  • April 3 - May 26, 2020

  • June 15 - August 15, 2020 (NEW)

  • September 10 - November 2, 2020

 

CEO ONE-DAY COURSE OR
CER ONE-DAY TYPING LAB - $95

THESE COURSES HAVE BEEN CONVERTED TO ONE-DAY ONLINE

This course is held in a classroom setting and includes all materials, additional online instructions, and grammar/punctuation instruction via web-conferencing

 

Projects are self-paced and self-proving with a final transcript review once all projects are completed. 

 

NEW - Typed and hand-written log instruction.

This is a Board of Review approved program required prior to

taking the CER examination.

  • January 16, 2020 - CEO Training
    Davenport University (Lansing, Michigan)

  • January 17, 2020 - CER Typing Lab
    Davenport University (Lansing, Michigan)

  • April 3, 2020 - CEO Training
    Otsego County Library (Gaylord, Michigan)

  • April 4, 2020 - CER Typing Lab
    Otsego County Library (Gaylord, Michigan)

  • September 10, 2020 - CEO Training
    Davenport University (Warren, Michigan)

  • September 11, 2020 - CER Typing Lab
    Davenport University (Warren, Michigan)

2019 Course Participants 

2019 CEO Onsite              ELIZABETH STECKER *2/24/2020
2019 CER Onsite              SHERRY FLESZAR  *3/5/2020 (C)

2019 CER Onsite              SUE DE YOUNG  *3/5/2020

2019 CER Online              AMANDA SWEENEY *3/5/2020
 

 

January 2020 Course Participants

Jan 2020 CEO Onsite      CONCHATTA HARVEY *1/16/2020

Jan 2020 CEO Onsite      AUBREY BITSON *1/16/2020

Jan 2020 CEO Onsite      CONNIE SANDS *1/16/2020

Jan 2020 CEO Onsite      SAMANTHA BIGELOW *1/16/2020

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      TIANA COLLINS

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      APRIL SALLEY *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      STEPHANIE NICHOLS *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      SHAWNA LOUISE

                                            DAVIS-BELANGER *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      KAMARI SCOTT *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      TERESA HEISLER *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      RENAE M. SCHALKOFSKE *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      DEBORAH S THORNTON *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      CARI ELMORE *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      JOANNA LYNNE CARR-FRITZ *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      KIMBERLY ANNE DAUZET-GOERS

Jan 2020 CER Onsite      ASHLEY AMALFITANO *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online      MORGAN GARDNER *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online      MARICAR M. REYES  

                         ONLINE PARTICIPANTS - NO LIMIT

Jan 2020 Online CEO     LINDSAY VASOLD  *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 Online CEO     JANET SWIDORSKI *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 Online CEO     KATHRYN LASSILA *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 Online CEO     SUNCREA ADAMS *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     DAWN MCMILLON *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     MORGAN GARDNER *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     KATIE ALLEN *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     KATHRYN E POTHOOF + 8/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     KACY HINKLEY *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     AMANDA KIRKPATRICK + 6/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     SHERI D. LANKHEET

Jan 2020 CER Online     CARRIANNE                         

                                            VANDUSSELDORP *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     KATHLEEN TULICK *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     WHITNEY SMITH

Jan 2020 CER Online     AMANDA VALLEY *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     SARA CREECH *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     CANDICE MCMAHON *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     KELSEY ODELL *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     NADALIE SCIANTARELLI  *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     KATERINE WENZEL *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     SHANNON KOEPKE *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     THERESA MAZURE *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     TONI JOHNSON *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     SOVEREIGN O'DELL *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     DANIELLE MEDA WILLERICK *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     BECKY GOSSARD *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     MAUREEN FERGUSON *3/5/2020

Jan 2020 CER Online     AMANDA ELSEY *3/5/2020

 

*Completed Course

^Passed Examination
+Exam scheduled at a later date

April 2020 Course Participants

 

ONSITE PARTICIPANTS - REGISTRATION ENDS ON 4/1/2020

April 2020 Online CEO - SUNCERAE ADAMS

April 2020 Onsite CER - MARLO M. BAL

April 2020 Onsite CEO - LINNAE BELLAVER

April 2020 Onsite CEO - SAMANTHA BIGELOW

April 2020 Online CEO - JEANETTE BOKHARI

April 2020 Online CEO - DAWN BROWER

April 2020 Onsite CEO - PAUL C. COMPO

April 2020 Onsite CER - MICHELLE CRERAR

April 2020 Onsite CEO - LORI GREGORY

April 2020 Online CER - CAYLA HOWARD

April 2020 Onsite CEO - KUJUANNA RAY

April 2020 Online CEO - DAVID LESCELIUS

April 2020 Onsite CER - KATELYN MOON

April 2020 Onsite CER - TARA RUBLE

April 2020 Onsite CER - TERISSA TRIVETTE

April 2020 Online CER - KAYLEIGH ZUPI

 

MECRA instructors are available by contacting with the following options:

 

1.  Attend the webinar sessions.  GoToMeeting invitations are sent directly to each participant. 

2.  Email us at mecracorrespondence@gmail.com
3.  Call us 248-217-8225

 

 

 

ZOOM MEETING INSTRUCTIONS

Option 1:   Quick Link from Laptop, Desktop, Smartphone or Tablet

 

Option 2:  Join by Phone

 

Dial  312 626 6799 US

Enter meeting ID: 212 158 4850 and follow prompts
 

CER & CEO Online
Webinar & Exam Schedule 

 Monday Session: 6:30 pm
(Some dates may vary)

 

  

 April 2020 MECRA 
CERs and CEOs 

  

5/26/2020 - ** Meeting canceled on 5/26/2020.

6/8/2020 - Logging with a Fillable Docket @ 6:30 pm

6/15/2020 - CER and CEO Q & A @ 6:30 pm    

7/1/2020 - NEW DEADLINE:  All assignments due.  

7/15/2020 - Certificates of Completion issued to
participants via email.

NOTE:  This is required in order to receive
your Certificate of Completion.  You will be required
to submit this certificate to SCAO prior to the exam.

 

Email your finals to mecracorrespondence@gmail.com

CERs -Log /Transcript for Zander Eaton
CEOs -Log for Zander Eaton

June 2020 MECRA 
CERs and CEOs 

ONLINE ONLY
 

6/15/2020 - CER and CEO Q & A @ 6:30 pm    
Orientation and Student Portal Access - CERs and CEOs

6/22/2020 at 6:30 pm
CERs and CEO (Sections 1 - 3)
Review recorded webinar prior to this meeting on Sections 1-3

​6/22/2020  CERs - Submit typing speed results to mecracorrespondence@gmail.com

6/29/2020 @ 6:30 pm
All CERs and CEOs - Logging Session (Section 4)
Review  all recorded webinar prior to this meeting on Section 4

7/6/2020 at 6:30 pm
CERs only - Format (Section 5)
Review all recorded webinar prior to this meeting on Section 5

7/13/2020 at 6:30 pm
CERs only - Grammar (Section 8)
Review recorded webinar prior to this meeting on Section 8

CERs - Have the Diagnostic B - Grammar and Punctuation completed for review.  (You may submit Diagnostic A to mecracorrespondence@gmail.com.  The review video will be sent to you for self-proofing.)

 

7/20/2020 at 6:30 pm
CERs and CEOs - (Section 6, 7, 9 and 10)
Review recorded webinar prior to this meeting on
Sections 6, 7, 9 and 10

 

7/27/2020 at 6:30 pm
Review of Sample Transcripts and Logs

CERs and CEOs - Review logs for Preston and Anderson 

 

8/3/2020 at 6:30 pm
CERs and CEOs - Proofing and FAQs
Review recorded webinar prior to this meeting on
Proofing and FAQs

 

8/10/2020 at 6:30 pm
Are you ready for the exam?

8/15/2020 - Final copy of Zander Eaton Log and
Transcript due by midnight
 

NOTE:  This is required in order to receive
your Certificate of Completion.  You will be required
to submit this certificate to SCAO prior to the exam.

 

Email your finals to mecracorrespondence@gmail.com

CERs -Log /Transcript for Zander Eaton
CEOs -Log for Zander Eaton

8/29/2020 at 6:30 pm Are you ready for the exam?

 

 September 2020 MECRA 
CERs and CEOs 

NOTE:  Final submission of Zander Eaton log and transcript due 10/26/2020 
  

 

The September 2020 GoToMeeting schedule will be posted on September 1st. 

About MECRA

OUR MISSION

The Michigan Electronic Court Reporters Association (MECRA), is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and maintaining excellence through continuing training/educational opportunities and by mentoring; to establish and maintain high standards as set forth by the Michigan Supreme Court; and, to foster and maintain the honor and integrity of the profession of verbatim court reporting while actively serving the public and judicial system of the State of Michigan.