Caption First is proud to hold the following national certifications:
- WOSB – Woman-Owned Small Business (NWBOC)
- SBE – Small Business Enterprise (NWBOC)
- WBE – Women’s Business Enterprise (WBENC)
- DOBE – Disability-Owned Business Enterprise (USBLN)
Caption First is also on the GSA schedule (#GS10-FF-166AA).
National Court Reporters Association Certifications
All Caption First realtime writers are certified by the National Court Reporters Association.
- Certified CART Provider (CCP)
Requires: Written knowledge test regarding CART and realtime skills test of literary material 180 words per minute (wpm)
- Certified Broadcast Captioner (CBC)
Requires: Written knowledge test regarding broadcast captioning and realtime skills test of literary material at 180 wpm.
- Certified Realtime Reporter (CRR)
Requires: Must hold a current RPR certification and pass the realtime skills test of Q&A material at 200 wpm.