Remote Transcriber Application

  • If you do not know your WPM, you can take this test to find out: Click here

  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, rtf.

  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: doc, docx.

    To access the test, please click the below link: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1bQoOXvq8W_A9r0_qVlSynAhK25OolXPg?usp=sharing

    Inside the folder, you will find:

    - The NCC Style Guide

    - The NCC Standard Template

    - The audio for the first test file "How-to-Use-the-Federal-Supply-Schedules-to-Meet-Your-Small-Business-Goals-Part-2-of-2_test"

    - The audio for the second test file "Current-Challenges-to-Euro-Atlantic-Security_test"

    When you open the folder, please download the audio by right clicking. The file will download as an mp3, and can be played in any software. For transcription, we recommend Express Scribe, which is available as a free download here .

    Please note that the audio of the second file is intentionally challenging. This often happens in transcription work. We encourage you to do your best with the audio.

    Please create a separate transcript for each audio file and transcribe directly into the NCC Standard Template. If something comes up that is not covered in the NCC Style Guide, please refer to the AP Style Guide:

    http://journalistsresource.org/skills/style/ap-style-basics

    Good luck!