National shorthand exam booking form

The next National shorthand exams take place on Friday 22 November at 60wpm and 100wpm only.

Bookings are now open and the deadline to book is 5pm, Friday 25 October.

Shorthand Enrolment Form

Section 1: Personal details

Section 2: Exam options

Select the exams you wish to book:


Section 3: Exam location

Please state your prefernce. Locations are indicitive only. Attempts will be made to place you at a venue within your preferred geographical region but this cannot be guaranteed. Candidates book these exams on the understanding that travel will be likely or necessary.






Note: Your centre details will be confirmed to you by email two weeks prior to the date of the exam.

Section 4: Particular needs

Candidates with disabilities whose circumstances require a reasonable adjustment must apply written evidence to the NCTJ including a completed reasonable adjustment request form and a professional assessment report and/or medical certificate at least two weeks prior to the exam.

All reasonable adjustments are subject to approval by the NCTJ.

Section 5: Payment

To ensure entry, payment must be made at time of booking. In the event of a cancellation or non-attendance no refund will be given. Deferrals will only be considered in exceptional circumstances for the named applicant only, in like with the NCTJ reasonable adjustments and special considerations policy. Candidates who are applying for an exam where the fee has been deferred should indicate this in the payment section below.