A Training Handbook for Health and Medical Interpreters in Australia 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Fellow Practitioners,

Welcome to Language Experts training website.


This website is our one-stop shop for all training needs, and contains comprehensive information about the many and varied training services such as revalidation, professional development, examination preparation, refresher courses, specialist short courses program as well as the online learning through Webinars. Please refer to the relevant page to find out more or contact us directly on 1300 738 408.


Language Experts continues with its commitment to deliver regular and quality professional development and revalidation services to meet your requirements in 2017. 


During May 2017, Queensland practitioners  may register their interest for the next scheduled PD/Revalidation training modules/workshops on Saturday, 2t May 2017. Please refer to the BOOK YOUR CLASS ONLINE on the right side of this page for revalidation and other training in Brisbane as well for other future dates this year or scroll down for further information. You can select the modules you wish to attend and pay online. Please click on the entry titled: Brisbane PD/Revalidation Courses delivered on-site to select your chosen modules. If you are unable to attend the onsite training, Language Experts can provide you with on-line training via Webinar. Please click on the entry titled: National PD/Revalidation Courses delivered ON-LINE via Webinar to the right side of this page. 


In addition to training provided in Queensland, Language Experts are also delivering on-site revalidation and preparation training in the Melbourne and Sydney. The next scheduled training in Melbourne is on Saturday, 24 June 2017. Please click on the entry titled: Melbourne PD/Revalidation Courses delivered onsite on the right side of this page under BOOK YOUR CLASS ONLINE.


New South Wales practitioners can take advantage of the modules and workshops to be delivered on the 17 June 2017. Please refer to the BOOK YOUR CLASS ONLINE on the right side of this page. You can select the modules you wish to attend and pay online. Please click on the entry titled: Sydney PD/Revalidation & Preparatory Courses delivered onsite.  


Further to on-site training in the major capital cities in Australia, we provide training services to practitioners who live in other parts of Australia via the On-line Learning Progamme by using the  latest Webinar technology, where record attendances have been noted to our specialist revalidation/pd competency units/modules training. 

Please refer to the BOOK YOUR CLASS ONLINE on the right side of this page and click on the title: National PD/Revalidation Courses delivered ON-LINE via Webinar   to select your modules and courses. 


For practitioners in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane wishing to revalidate their qualifications, Language Experts has in placeTraining packages for interpreters and separate ones for translators. The training packages incorporate a combination of both on-site and on-line training services.This initiative was introduced in 2015 and has had a fantastic response due to the packages meeting all revalidation criteria at discounted prices. 


Practicing interpreters and translators can access this website and register and pay online for any of the courses/modules and workshops delivered regularly in Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide and Brisbane as well as via Webinars by visiting the BOOK YOUR CLASS ONLINE section on the right side of this page.

All Language Experts services are delivered in accordance with our commitment to continue to deliver quality regular and ongoing training opportunities for professional development and revalidation purposes. 

We are very pleased to have assisted many practicing interpreters and translators with their specific objectives such as  completing one-on- one custom developed preparation training  towards an examination and those who are part of the government policy on revalidation. Our ultimate goal is simple: To keep interpreters and translators up to date with training opportunities and to continue to provide the best quality services  possible and in doing so enhance the quality of the language service provision. We look forward to making revalidation simple!


Please refer to the Calendar below for pending events. 


TRAINING CALENDAR


Professional Development/Revalidation Modules/Workshops 


The next Revalidation and Professional Development training featuring modules and workshops will  be delivered on site as follows:

Brisbane:  Saturday,  27 May 2017, 24 June 2017 and 22 September 2017.


Sydney:  Saturday, 17 June 2017, 22 July 2017, 23 September 2017, 21 October 2017, 16 December 2017. 


Melbourne:  Saturday, 24 June 2017, 12 August 2017, 23 September 2017,

14 October 2017, 9 December 2017. 


Adelaideon:  Online training via Webinar. 


Perthon: Online training via Webinar. 

Please click on the PD/Revalidation Courses in the relevant city to register on-line under BOOK YOUR CLASS ONLINE on the right side of this page.

Professional Development/Revalidation Specialist Courses

delivered on-site as follows:

InSydney, the Short Courses Program will include:

1. Introduction to Health-Legal Interpreting Course to be delivered on
 

Saturday, 20 May 2017, Saturday 19 August 2017 and Saturday 18 November 2017. 


Please click on the PD/Revalidation & Preparatory Short Courses in Sydney to register on-line under BOOK YOUR CLASS ONLINE on the right side of this page.


In Brisbane, the Short Courses Program will include:


1. Introduction to Health-Legal Interpreting Course to be delivered on  

Saturday 23 September 2017.


2. Medical Terminology Course to be delivered on Friday, 22 September 2017.


Please click on the PD/Revalidation & Preparatory Short Courses in Brisbane to register on-line under BOOK YOUR CLASS ONLINE on the right side of this page. 


In Melbourne,the Short Courses Program will include:

1. Introduction to Interpreting and Translation Course to be delivered on:

Please write to us via our website to express your interest in this course.


2. Introduction to Health-Legal Interpreting Course to be delivered on:

 Saturday, 3 June 2017, Saturday, 26 August 2017 and Saturday, 18 November 2017.


3  Medical Terminology Course to be delivered on Saturday, 9 September 2017.


4. Legal and Court Interpreting and Translation Course to be delivered over two days on ​Saturday, 22 July 2017 and 29 July 2017.


5. Health and Medical Interpreting and Translation Course- please contact us for further information


6. Translation Techniques - 8 July 2017.


7. Linguistics Module 1, Please contact us!


Please click on the PD/Revalidation & Preparatory Short Courses in Melbourne to register on-line under BOOK YOUR CLASS ONLINE on the right side of this page. 

Preparatory and Recognition/Revalidation Training:


In
Melbournethe Program will include:

Introduction to Interpreting and Translation Course ​

This is a two-day prerequisite course for persons applying for recognition of their languages and work experience with NAATI. Persons whose language is not tested and accredited are welcome to attend this course as are new graduates or new interpreters.

Online Learning via Webinars :
We continue to provide online learning via Webinar programs. You can register by clicking under the Book Your Class Online on the right side of this page.

For on-site training events in your specific city or state, please refer to
BOOK YOUR CLASS ONLINE on the right side of this page. To find out more about our National Comprehensive services,click here.

​All courses, modules and workshops you attend attract PD points for revalidation purposes as required . Certificates of Attendance are issued to participants who complete the courses upon request for a small fee. All expenses associated with professional development are tax deductible.

If you wish to become a qualified interpreter and/or translator; meet revalidation requirements easily; gain professional development points; refresh and upgrade your skills and increase your employment opportunities, take advantage of our comprehensive training services in the form of courses (onsite) and webinars covering all facets of translating and interpreting delivered by highly trained educators and expert industry presenters. Our training services are flexible, high quality, intensive skills based, highly interactive, delivered on-site and via Webinar.   

When registering and paying for any of our training services via our website, you declare that you have read, understood, and accepted the Language Experts Terms and Conditions contained in the attached document.​ We look forward to attending to your training needs and making Revalidation simple for you!

Your dedicated ​Training Team


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Silvana Pavlovska heads a team of professional trainers and teachers who also hold qualifications as Interpreters and Translators, and are experts in the field.

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Fee Including GST $77.00 + $14.50  for postage & handling

Training handbook for Health and Medical Interpreters in Australia
Handbook for legal and court Interpreters in Australia

​​Author: Mary Vasilakakos


Publisher: Language Experts 


Date Published: 2015


Genre: Interpreting , Translation and Teaching


ISBN: 978-0-992587321 (paperback)







       






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Online Learning - Webinars

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Courses (on site) and webinars covering all facets of translating and interpreting delivered by highly trained educators and expert industry presenters

Flexible high quality intensive skills based, highly interactive on-site and webinar sessions

 



PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT & REVALIDATION TRAINING

FOR  TRANSLATORS & INTERPRETERS IN AUSTRALIA


                                                           


Revalidation


Our Courses and Programs are appropriate for NAATI accredited interpreters and translators required to revalidate their credentials.

Professional Development

We provide regular, current and relevant training and preparatory programs aimed at current and future practitioners.

Exam Preparation

Preparation for Paraprofessional and /or Professional Interpreter or Translator exams and practice Tests