About the instructor
Athena Matilsky is a graduate of Rutgers University with a degree focusing in Spanish Interpretation and Translation. Through internship programs, specialized coursework and hours of self-study, she became a Certified Healthcare Interpreter, passed the NJ interpreting exams at the master level, 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 adding French as her third language in order to pursue a Master’s degree in Conference Interpretation at Middlebury Institute of International Studies. She continues to freelance for the courts and she tutors private clients on interpretation technique.
DE LA MORA Interpreter Training is now offering a course to take you one step closer to passing your Medical Interpreter Oral Exam. This class is best for students who have already taken the required 40 hours of medical training, but still want more in-depth and practical knowledge of sight, consecutive, and simultaneous interpretation.
This LIVE ONLINE course runs on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 8pm - 9:30pm ET.
Students will be able to interact with their teacher and classmates in an online environment via a user-friendly software. All classes will be recorded and made available to the students within 24 hours as a reviewing resource for catching up or self-study sessions. If you have never taken an online class before, don’t worry! We host a separate orientation to make sure everyone is comfortable with accessing the course and to answer any questions.
Students will acquire a solid grasp of:
- Test-taking techniques
- Weightlifting methods for intensive skill building
- Notetaking, memory and terminology
Included in this course:
- All lesson materials and homework
- Access to class recordings and resources for up to 6 weeks after the last session
Schedule: April 16,17,18,22,29, May 6,13,20, June 3,10
MANDATORY ORIENTATION: April 15th from 8 PM ET
Time for all classes: 8pm – 9:30pm
Format: LIVE online class
Languages: Language Neutral