Transcription and Audio Translation

Better Language Company has a highly trained team of transcribers.

We have a skilled team of transcribers and can accurately transcribe audio and video files in a variety of formats for you.

Need your transcription translated?  BLC can translate any transcribed materials into the language of your choice.

Image showing transcription‘BLC’s transcription service combines our years of expertise in the language industry with technological expertise and professionalism.’ Our transcribers have an accuracy rate of 99%.

BLC is proud to count many top banks, law firms and NGO’s on our list of valued clients. BLC provides the most accurate transcripts possible.

Our transcription offering includes:

  • Fast turn-around times
  • Highly qualified transcribers
  • Accurate transcriptions
  • Professional service
  • Industry leading rates

We have a large team of transcribers ready to handle urgent requests and bulk jobs.

We have the capability to transcribe both audio and video transcripts.

Better Language Company’s transcription services include the following:

  • transcriptions of focus groups and interviews;
  • transcribing recordings of labor-related discussions for CCMA and court purposes;
  • disciplinary hearings;
  • forensic and police investigation transcripts;
  • transcibing meeting recordings;
  • marketing, often involving video and podcasts;
  • educational content, involving video transcripts;
  • dictations
  • transcription of podcasts

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Quality and accuracy

Our transcription process includes a full quality assurance check. Once your file has been transcribed it will be proofread by an independent proofreader to ensure the work is accurate before your transcription being delivered to you. Our transcribers all use professional transcription kits to ensure highly acccurate work is delivered timeously.

File conversion and formats

We realise that converting your audio and video files to new formats for transcription is a tiresome process, so we do that for you. We are able to convert most commonly used audio and video media formats,

Contact us for your transcription needs in the following areas:

  • General
  • Document
  • Legal (disciplinary hearings, CCMA transcriptions)
  • Business
  • Academic
  • Conferences and events
  • Interviews
  • Market research

What is special about BLC’s transcription services?

  1. Better Language Company is one of the few agencies offering services in all of the 11 official South African languages.
  2. We also offer transcription services in the following international languages: Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.
  3. BLC has a dedicated services manager. We make sure that we understand our clients’ needs fully.
  4.  In the case of large assignments or those involving several languages, we do an audit of the languages, duration and quality of audio for our clients.
  5. All transcripts are checked independently quality checked because accuracy matters.
  6. We provide clients with a certificate of accuracy in the case of transcripts required for litigation purposes.
  7. BLC offers a range of related services, assisting clients with a one-stop language service. These include:

     -Recording Equipment Rental


     -Compiling of reports and summaries

     -Research Analysis

Contact us now to benefit from our quick turnaround times and excellent transcription and translation services.

Contact us to schedule your complimentary consultation.

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295 Madison Ave, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10017, United States