2014-02-11 07:48:59 - Medical/Healthcare Interpreting 101- a 40 hour training for certification starts on Feb 28th and ends on March 7th, 2014
Are you a bilingual healthcare professional who frequently interprets for patients and providers? Or are you a freelance interpreter who would like to set yourself more competitively in the marketplace with additional credentialing? Or would you like to become a medical interpreter?
A new training is coming up in San Diego that may just fit your needs: Medical/Healthcare Interpreting 101™ – a 40-hour training for certification
This 40-hour training prepares individuals who are interested in becoming medical interpreters or certify in the future by covering all topics under the knowledge areas that are tested in the written exam by the Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters and the National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters, providing an opportunity to glean a deep understanding
of Roles, Protocols, Standards and Ethics that guide interpreters on how to prepare for and manage an interpreting encounter, interact with other healthcare professionals and demonstrate cultural awareness, interface and responsiveness.
Role-play activities are available in multiple languages, including Spanish, Vietnamese, Khmer, Tagalog, Chinese, Russian, Farsi and Armenian. English activities are also available for Sign Language Interpreters.
Registration information available at www.reach-diversity.com/upcoming-events.html
This training is sponsored by Interpreters Unlimited