Interpreting is a fast growing industry in the United States, and in no area is there more need for interpreters than in health and human services. In this class, you will learn how to work as a professional interpreter in the rewarding field of health and human services.
Currently, the country is experiencing a shortage of professional interpreters in almost all language groups, both for in-person services and for remote interpreting. If you are bilingual, your skills are valuable and in demand. This class is designed for interpreting students who have already had some general introductory training and who wish to specialize in the healthcare field. In particular, this class will address:
Led by nationally-recognized interpreter trainer Cindy Roat, this class will be taught principally in English but will also include bilingual practice sessions.
After this introductory training, students will be able to:
Prerequisites: Candidates for this class must be over 18 years old, have at least a high-school-equivalent degree, and possess a high degree of oral and written fluency in both English and Ukrainian. They must have access to a quiet environment where they can access high-speed internet through a computer (not a cell phone), and they must be willing to dedicate three hours twice a week to the online class, as well as out-of-class time for homework.
Start Day: 7/26/2022
End Day: 8/18/2022
Time: 6 pm – 9 pm
Day of Week: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Session Count: 8 sessions
Instructor: Cindy Roat
*This event is not organized or sponsored by NOTIS.
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