Upcoming Webinars

STAR offers free educational webinars to members.  Just $35 for non-members (or prices as indicated in webinar series specials). Webinars are 1 hour - 1.5 hours in length, and attendees can earn valuable NCRA credits during live webinars (certificate of attendance provided for individual submission to NCRA).  Looking for the STAR Webinar Library to view previously held webinars?  Click here.


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Grace Molson November and December 2020 Webinar Series

FREE for STAR members

Non-member pricing:
One (1) webinar - $35
Two (2) webinars - $70
Three (3) webinars - $90 (a $15 savings)
Four (4) webinars - $100 (a $40 savings)

Recorded from live webinar held Tuesday, November 10, 2020
90 minutes
Options -The Brains of Your Case CATalyst

Have you ever wondered where to go in CATalyst to set up features to translate your steno more accurately? How about where to go to configure a one-click, sophisticated delivery method that conforms to your preferences? How can CATalyst know what you want from Brief It vs. what another reporter would want? Comfort and confidence comes with understanding how to make CATalyst work for you, individually, according to your style! This webinar will teach you how to customize a variety of CATalyst options and set your preferences to your liking. (Content is appropriate for all users, from the beginner to the advanced user.) 


Recorded from live webinar held Tuesday, November 17, 2020
90 minutes
The Power of Panes - Brief It, Live Suggestions, EZ Text, and Hotspots

CATalyst’s Translate and Edit feature provides you with 12 different panes that enable you to easily access vital tools and reference resources that enhance your productivity! In this webinar, you will learn how to take advantage of the Vertical Notes, Reveal Codes, Hotspots, Brief It, Live Suggestions, Hidden Text, Cat Scratch, Speaker List, EZ Text, Search Results, Clipboard and Track Changes panes and how to customize them for maximum individual benefit! (Content is appropriate for all users, from the beginner to the advanced user.)


Tuesday, December 1, 2020
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Eastern (90 minutes)
Power Defines

Want to decrease your realtime stress and how much time it takes to edit a job after translation? Want to impress your clients with accuracy, and improve your dictionaries on the fly while you write? Power Defines enable you to achieve all of these goals! In this webinar, you’ll learn to define untranslates and mistranslates  on-the-fly without taking your hands off the writer.  


Tuesday, December 15, 2020
7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Eastern (60 minutes)

Join the top professionals in your field who are utilizing RealTeam to provide the most accurate realtime translation and the fastest turnaround imaginable! With RealTeam, expedites, next day and even same day delivery is not only possible, it’ll be the most efficient way you’ve ever worked. In this webinar, you’ll learn how RealTeam enables reporters to share their text, audio and globals with their trusted scopist/proofreading team; how to connect, and how to keep tabs on your team’s progress. (Content is for intermediate to advanced users.)   


Your Presenter:  Grace Molson, Certified Case CATalyst Training Agent

Grace Molson formed CAT Smart Training Solutions, LLC, in March 2018 to fulfill the need in the court reporting and captioning industry for qualified software training.  Her experience in the industry since 1984 – as a scopist, certified court reporter, Stenograph district sales manager, and more – gives Grace the expertise to assist reporters and captioners with all their technology needs.


Continuing Education

If requesting CEUs, attendees will receive a certificate of attendance for direct online submission to NCRA to self-report your credits after completion of a webinar evaluation/webinar quiz.  Prices reflected for registration DO NOT include the separate $45 online CEU submission fee to NCRA.



STAR members and non-members can view the recorded webinars.  STAR members:  FREE!  Non-members:  $35 (or as indicated).  


Promote your business or product!  Sponsor a webinar for $500. Webinar sponsorships are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Companies may sponsor more than one webinar in the calendar year. Your sponsorship Includes:
  •     Company logo, website and short company description included in all webinar invitations
  •     Recognition as the sponsor during the introduction of the webinar