This online course is taught in English, therefore all language combinations are accepted!
|Is this course accredited?||This online course leads to a nationally recognised certificate that is accredited by One Awards and is awarded upon successfully complying with all requirements and criteria.|
|Course dates & class schedule
|This 12-week course takes place 3 times a year in January, May and September
|About this course||This 12-week course and applications are open all year-round.
The role of the interpreter is fully explored, the public and voluntary sectors are discussed and how they support community needs. Learners will understand how to apply ethics within assignments, how to provide professional services to a high standard and how to set up as a freelancer.
This online course is suitable for candidates who have little to no experience in interpreting and are interested in entering the profession as a community interpreter. Candidates may have only interpreted for friends, relatives or other members of the community in the UK.
This course is also suitable as CPD for interpreters who hold other qualifications but wish to develop or refresh their skills and knowledge at community level.
Learners will also receive a complimentary copy of The Interpreter’s Manual upon completing the course.
|All applicants will take part in a pre-course assessment on Skype to ensure that they are at the appropriate linguistic level for this course. The minimum levels required are:
|Course price||£775 (includes £20 oral assessment fee)|
*Please note: the Level 3 Certificate in Community Interpreting is only awarded to learners whose portfolios meet the criteria set by the Awarding Body. The certification fee is added to the course fee upon enrolment and is updated yearly in accordance with the Awarding Body’s requirements.
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