Ethics: The Interpreter's Conundrum

2.5 Contact Hours | taught by Athena Matilsky
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Athena  Matilsky
Athena Matilsky

About the instructor

Athena Matilsky has a Master's in Conference Interpreting from Glendon College, York University, and a BA in Spanish Interpretation and Translation. Through internship programs, specialized coursework and hours of self-study, she became a Certified Healthcare Interpreter, passed the NJ Spanish and French court interpreting exams, and achieved certification as a Federal Court Interpreter. She was a full-time staff interpreter for the NJ judiciary in Trenton for three years and was also editor-in-chief of NAJIT’s publication, Proteus. Currently, she is in Montreal working as a conference interpreter and interpreter trainer. When she is not working on her interpreting, you may find her studying French or practicing Acro yoga.

The Interpreter's Conundrum

At times, an interpreter's job is critical in determining an individual's guilt or innocence. As humans we naturally make mistakes, and as an interpreter it is important to gain self-awareness when an error has been made in order to correct one's self. This webinar will teach interpreter's how to admit error with grace and professionalism.

This course has been approved for continuing education credits in the following states:  

2.5 CEUs: MO, NC, OR, TN, TX, UT, WI, (Other states pending)


Students can individually apply for CEUs in the following states by submitting all necessary information: DE, IA, KY, MD, MI, MS, NE

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Course Contents

1 Video
1 Quiz
2 Texts
2.5 hrs

Course Curriculum

Ethics: The Interpreter's Conundrum
Ethical Conundrums Quiz
Certificate of Completion