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LEGAL AND COURT
INTERPRETER AND TRANSLATOR
(the one and only in Australia)
Professional Development & Revalidation
Training for Translators & Interpreters
Saturday 16 and 17 March 2018
(10:00am - 4:00pm)
(Due date for registrations extended to 12 March 2018)
(Please register early as places are limited)
N.B. - A detailed guide, including
Registration Form, is attached to this email. For on-line registration and payment click
This is the one and only Specialised Course in Australia, specifically developed to provide participants with an overview of the complex and diverse legal system and its agencies, emphasising the areas in which interpreters are most often engaged. This contextual knowledge provides interpreters with the ability to analyse information in order to decode it and transfer it from one language to another.
The Course provides legal vocabulary development and explores the role of the legal interpreter, ethical, cultural and other issues and barriers to effective interpreting and how to deal with them, modes and techniques of community interpreting in the diverse and complex legal system - including but not limited to the criminal justice system, civil litigation and so on.
The Course provides direct industry input from practitioners and guest speakers, enhancing experiential learning. Participants are equipped with the skills and tools to perform in a professional manner and incorporate the code of conduct in their practice.
The Course is delivered by accredited experienced practitioners who hold relevant training qualifications and experience. Service sector experts may be engaged as guest presenters to provide participants with added contextual knowledge.
Publications and reference materials about interpreting and translation are used and recommended. One such book is our very own publication titled
"A training Handbook for Legal and Court Interpreters." by Mary Vasilakakos, published in 2015.
This book is available for purchase
This 25 hour short course is held over 2 days and consists of 15 hours of face-to-face learning activities (includes an Ethics and Professionalism Module 1 training via webinar) and 10 hours of online/homework activities.
$260.00 per day or
$500.00 for two days if you register by 10/03/2018.
A COMPLEMENTARY WEBINAR ON ETHICS (10 POINTS) FOR PARTICIPANTS WHO REGISTER FOR BOTH DAYS IF PAID BY DUE DATE.
CLOSING DATE FOR REGISTRATIONS:
Registration, including full payment, must be received no later than
the close of business on: 12/03/2018.
Venue:Camberwell Library, 340 Camberwell Road, Camberwell Victoria
Participants receive a Certificate of Attendance upon successful completion of this
two day short course and webinar for a small fee of $50.00 per Certificate payable in advance.
REVALIDATION PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT POINTS
Participants obtain the following professional development points toward their NAATI revalidation:
a) 40 points (Section 3: T & I Skills Development & Section 4: Complementary Skills) for this Course and
b) 10 points (Section 1: Ethics of the Profession) for the Ethics Webinar.
To register for this Course, either complete the attached registration form or register on-line
We look forward to making revalidation simple for you!
ABOUT LANGUAGE EXPERTS
As a recognised leader in the provision of language communication and training services, Language Experts is committed to the continuous development of the translation and interpreting profession in Australia and internationally.
Language Experts Training and Professional Development provides regular, current and relevant training and professional development programs aimed at practitioners who:
All training is conducted by experienced educators and expert practitioners in the field of translation and interpreting.
Language Experts prides itself on its flexible, professional services to meet your training and professional development needs and assist you to achieve your Revalidation PD points.
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