Interpreter Credentials and Certification
SKU#: 14 Credentials and Certification
An examination of the important credentials that interpreters should hold and how to get them, with a focus on interpreter certification. This lesson is
included with BOTH our foundational programs, TMIO and TCIO.
Course length: 1.5 hours
Course access period: 60 days from purchase date
Once purchased, course access cannot be paused.
Course completion requirements: Pass one exit test (score of 70% or above).
Certificate: Downloadable certificate available immediately upon passing the exit test.
Maryland Court Interpreter Program: 1.5 CE credits
Ontario Council on Community Interpreting: 1.5 OCCI PDUs
After completing this course, you will be able to:
Analyze and compare interpreter qualifications and credentials, including certification.
Discuss six qualifications, five core skills and four types of credentials for interpreters.
What you will get:
Your video instructor: Daniel Sanchez
9 interactive exercises, including a review quiz
3 videos of interpreters in action
3 audio stories
2 role plays in 9 language pairs
3 handouts: Terms and definitions for credentials; language proficiency testing; and interpreter skills
and The Community Interpreter®: An International Textbook The Medical Interpreter: A Foundation Textbook for Medical Interpreting Course completion certificate
How this lesson will improve your practice:
Know the important interpreter credentials that a professional interpreter needs, including certification.
Be able to decide which credentials
you want to get. Understand the differences between a certificate and certification.
Describe language proficiency testing and explain why interpreters need it.
Be able to market your services as a professional interpreter based on your credentials.
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