Sofía García-Beyaert, PhD. is an interpreter, interpreter trainer and researcher in language access policy. Co-author of the pioneering textbook The Community Interpreter® International Edition, Dr. García-Beyaert taught postgraduate and master’s classes on interpreting skills-building at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (Spain) before moving to Seattle. She now teaches Advanced Interpreter Skills at Bellevue College and organizes and facilitates trainings for interpreters at Arcos Institute.
When? Saturday, September 8th, 2018
Check-in at 9:30 a.m. PLEASE ARRIVE AT 9:30 to sign in.
Class from 10:00am – 5:00pm, with one hour for lunch.
Where? Jackson Hall, Multicare Tacoma General Hospital, 314 Martin Luther King Junior Way, Tacoma, WA
CE credits? Six continuing education credits are approved from the ATA, the Washington State AOC, the Washington State DSHS, and CCHI. ATA credits are accepted by IMIA/NBCMI. Certificates of Attendance will be awarded to all who arrive on time and stay for the entire workshop.
Cost? $60 NOTIS members, $80 Non-members (Click to Join NOTIS).
Registration? (before midnight on September 4th)
Click the register button below to pay online.
After registering, you will receive an email confirmation; if you do not receive a confirmation, your registration did not go through.
Online registration only. Mail in registration is not available for this workshop.
On-site registration might be available. Please check the website for confirmation. The fee for NOTIS members will be $75; the on-site fee for non-NOTIS members will be $100. There is no guarantee that there will be handouts available for anyone who does not pre-register.
If registering for more than one person, please submit a separate registration for each.
Refunds? We regret that no refunds can be given after September 4th. A $10 processing fee will apply for refunds requested before September 4th.
Directions? Tacoma General Hospital is located at 315 Martin Luther King Junior Way in Tacoma. Jackson Hall, where the training will take place, is located at 314, directly across the street from the main hospital.
A map of the Tacoma General Campus can be found at http://www.multicare.org/tacoma-general-maps-parking/. Free parking with no time limit is available at the Baker Center Parking Garage, which is the brick building on MLK Way next to the garden courtyard. There is also free parking at the Fifth Street Garage.
Lunch? In order to keep the cost of this workshop low, no refreshments or lunch will be offered. There is a cafeteria in the hospital at which participants can purchase lunch.
Anything else? If you require accommodation, please contact the NOTIS Office Manager (firstname.lastname@example.org) at least 3 weeks in advance if possible.
Questions about class content? Please contact Sofia García-Beyaert at email@example.com.
Questions about registration? Please contact Naomi Uchida at firstname.lastname@example.org.