Recertification & PD training
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Short Courses Program for Recertification Points & Recognition Training
Language Experts delivers short courses designed for practicing and aspiring translators and interpreters seeking recertification, professional development and preparatory training.
All our short courses are designed and delivered by Language Experts. Each course attracts 20 PD points. Most of the courses are one day courses attracting 20 PD points. Our specialisation courses which are two days each attract 40 PD points.
For more details on each speacialisation course, can be found on the left side of this page.
Most courses are offered regularly throughout the year giving you flexibility and convenience. Certificates of Attendance are issued upon completion of each course at your request.
Our short courses are suitable for:
Certified practicing interpreters and translators wishing to obtain a credential
Recent graduates or newly certified practitioners of translation and interpreting wishing to improve their confidence and work-readiness in making the transition into practice
Persons who have little or no experience in interpreting and translation including speakers of new and emerging languages who would like to learn basic skills of interpreting and translation with the goal of sitting an examination
Certified practicing interpreters and translators to gain specialised skills and knowledge to effectively deliver language services in specific sectors.
The courses are delivered by highly qualified and experienced practitioners who also hold training/teaching qualifications.
All courses provide direct input from practitioners and our guest speakers which enhances the experiential learning aspect of the courses. As a result, participants are well prepared to understand the challenges of interpreting and translation in the relevant setting; to use the skills and tools required to perform in a professional manner and to incorporate the Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct in their practice.
Emphasis is given to the areas of the relevant sector where interpreters are most engaged. Language and vocabulary development also feature in our courses.
For further information, please refer to the National Training Calendar page and the Recertification PD points Training page on this website. To register for any of our short courses, please go to BOOK COURSES on the left side of this page.
This introductory course provides preparatory training towards recognition in languages not currently tested by NAATI Ltd. The Course has been developed specifically for persons interested in T/I as a career who would benefit from essential skills acquisitions. To discuss your particular needs, please write to us via the Contact Us page on this website.
Complete PD and Recertification activities delivered online in a virtual classroom environment.
Courses and Modules are appropriate for NAATI certified interpreters and translators required to recertify their credentials.
Interpreting and Translation Books for Purchase
In addition to delivering training and professional development, we stock a wide collection of the most current publications and reference materials about interpreting and translating from around the world. These publications are an essential resource to enhance and support the content of these short courses.
Please visit our Books and Resources page of our website.
Regular, current & relevant training incl. preparatory programs aimed at current and future practitioners.
Preparation for Recognized, Provisional and /or Certified Interpreter or Translator exams, PD points and practice Tests
Legal and Court Interpreter & Translator Course
This specialisation short short course is held over 2 full days and consists of 8 hours of face-to-face learning activities and 4 hours of online/research activities. To register for this course please go to Book Courses above.
Health and Medical Interpreter & Translator Course
This specialisation short course is held over 2 days and consists of 8 hours of face-to-face learning activities and 4 hours of online/research activities. To register for this course please go to Book Courses above.
Medical Terminology for Interpreters & Translators Course
This specialision course in Medical Terminology is a 1 day course which includes 4 hours of face-to-face sessions and approximately 2 hours of self study and online work. To register for this course please go to Book Courses above.
Introduction to Health-Legal Interpreter & Translator Course
The Introduction to Health-Legal Interpreter and Translator Course is a short course, which includes 4 hours of face-to-face training and approximately 2 hours of self study and online work. To register for this course please go to Book Courses above.
Community Interpreting and Translation Course
This is an introductory course aimed at newly certified practitioners or recent graduates of interpreting or translation, as well as persons who have little or no experience in interpreting or translating, including speakers of new and emerging languages. For more information about this course, please write to us via the Contact Us page on this website.
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