This is a two-day training.
The training will cover the basics of interpreting, confidentiality, professionalism and time/calendar management. Upon successful completion of the training, a Certificate of Attendance will be given to all participants.
Basics of Interpreting (6 hours)
o Difference between Interpreters and Translators
o Modes of Interpretation
o Techniques for Consecutive Interpretation
o The Role of the Interpreter – Most Appropriate Role
o Listening Techniques
o Memory Development and Mnemonics
Confidentiality (2 hours)
o What is HIPAA?
o Review of Interpreter’s Code of Ethics
o Standards of Practice
o Ethical Scenarios and Practice
Professionalism (2 hours)
o Code of Professional Conduct
o Dress Code
o Pre-Session and Post Session
o Managing Sensitive Situations
Time Management (2 hours)
o Taking Charge of Your Schedule
o Use of Resources to Manage Time
o How to Handle Time Constraints