This is a free taster course that offers an introduction to interpreting in the UK.
This beginner course helps bilinguals and aspiring interpreters understand the basics of interpreting, test English proficiency, and learn about the role of the interpreter to see if this profession is for you.
It will serve as a first step to acquiring the necessary information about the training requirements to become a community interpreter at Level 3.
What You Will Learn
English Proficiency for Interpreters
The Role of the Interpreter
Interpreting in Community Settings
Interpreting in Legal or Healthcare Settings
Enrol anytime and study at your own pace.
This course does not include tutor support.
Enjoy 3 months of access to the course materials.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is this course accredited?
No – This is a taster course that offers an introduction to interpreting in the UK.
What course should I take after this?
The level 3 Community Interpreting. It is an entry-level course that leads to a level 3 certificate, the minimum qualification required to accept paid jobs in the UK.