Legal Division - Interpreting is a Performance Art: Act 2.

  • 03/12/2022
  • 09:00 - 12:00
  • Online via ZOOM
  • 5


Legal Division and Washington Administrative Office of the Courts invite you to join 
Interpreting is a Performance Art: Act 2. 

taught by Javier Castillo, Jr.

WA AOC (Washington State Administrative of Courts) is awarding 3 Performance Credits for this webinar.

OJD (Oregon Judicial Department) is awarding 3 general credits for this webinar.

3 performance credits have been requested for CA (California Court).

When? Saturday, March 12th, 2022, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. PST 
Check-in at 8:55 a.m. PLEASE CHECK IN AT 8:55 a.m. to sign in. 

Three days in advance, and again the day before the event, you will receive reminder emails with log-on instructions. Email or Text/Call 425-247-0684 (voice message only) if you don't receive a reminder. Skype Name: live:notisnet

Cost?  $15

What is this about? 

In this 3-hour interactive workshop, participants will put into practice the skills and strategies to develop the skills learned in Interpreting is a Performance Art.
Participants will practice vocal warm-up techniques to ensure clarity in their renditions, will practice interpreting emotional statements, finding strategies to get "unstuck", and will work on strategies to prepare for any terminology that may come up during an interpreting session.

1. Protecting your voice and ensuring clarity (0.75 hours)
2. Preparation (0.75 hours)
3. Interpreting Emotional Statements (0.75 hours)
4. Thinking on your feet and getting unstuck (0.75 hours)

Certificates of Attendance will be awarded to all who arrive on time and stay for the entire workshop. Please allow yourself enough time to log on and sign in before the webshop begins. While latecomers are welcome to stay for the educational value of the webshop, we will not provide CE credit if you arrive late, for any reason.

No refunds can be given after March 7th. A $10 processing fee will apply for refunds requested before March 7th. Contact the NOTIS office manager for cancellation. Transfer of credits to another workshop is not allowed. No refunds will be given for reasons unrelated to this content, such as unstable internet connection, not receiving reminders, or problems with system requirements.

Registration will be automatically canceled if payment is not received within 15 minutes. Mail-in registration is not available.

Be sure to read System Requirements for Zoom.

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Who is teaching? Javier Castillo Jr., president of Castillo Language Services, Inc. in Greenville, North Carolina, is a conference interpreter, Federally Certified Court Interpreter, NC AOC certified court interpreter, and a Certified Medical Interpreter, (CCHI) and contract interpreter for the U.S. Department of State. Castillo has interpreted for international delegations and high-level speakers at international conferences and meetings across the United States as well as in Latin America.

Castillo has provided interpreter training workshops since 2007 across the United States. He has provided in-house interpreter training for the interpreting team at Vidant Hospital, the Virginia Supreme Court for the staff court interpreters and for the Pitt County Department of Social Services. Castillo has designed and taught courses on working with interpreters in the legal field at Campbell Law School and the UNC School of Law, as well as taught Continuing Legal Education courses for members of the judiciary.

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Questions about contents? Email to Legal Division

Question about registration? Email to office manager

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