This course will provide an overview of the legal system for practicing and potential court interpreters. The course will be presented in ASL and interpreters will not be provided.
What you will learn:
The roles of court interpreters
Positioning of court interpreters
Prerequisite knowledge and skills for a legal interpreter
Working in deaf/hearing interpreter teams
Court code of conduct
Roles and Protocol for court interpreters
Adequate preparation for a legal assignment
Text analysis of commonly encountered texts
Qualifying and testifying as an expert
Continued Professional development resources
Who should attend:
ASL Legal Interpreters
Skill Level: Foundational Language: Presented in ASL, interpreter will not be provided Specialization: Legal
Classes begin June 5, 2021! Seats are limited.
Schedule: Saturdays from 10 AM ET - 2 PM ET ending on June 19, 2021.
Continuing Education Credits are pending approval.
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