Course Description

Join Agustin de la Mora, president of the DE LA MORA Institute of Interpretation, for a 2.5-hour in-depth skill building for SOSi interpreters. Not all utterances are created equal, and interpretations are based not on words alone. This presentation will cover techniques to improve consecutive interpretation, specifically attention, note-taking techniques, and memory. Interpreters in this workshop will have the opportunity for self-analysis using consecutive exercises of an intermediate level difficulty.

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

2.5 credits: MO, NC, OH, OR, TX, UT, WA, WA DSHS, WI

3 credits: FL, NV

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

Agustin de la Mora

Agustín Servín de la Mora is the President of the Florida Institute of Interpretation and Translation. He was born and raised in Mexico City, Mexico, and has been a professional interpreter for the last 22 years, both as a freelance and staff interpreter. Mr. de la Mora is a Supervisor Rater for the National Center for State Courts and has been a Lead Rater for the federal and consortium oral exams for court interpreters. He was the Lead Interpreter for the Ninth Judicial Circuit for over a decade and has served as a member of the Florida Court Interpreter Certification Board as well as a voting member of the Technical Committee of the National Consortium for Interpreter Certification. Mr. de la Mora is certified by the Administrative Office of the United States Courts as a Federally Certified Court Interpreter. He is also a Certified Court interpreter by the Florida Court Interpreter Certification Board and a Certified Medical Interpreter by the National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters. He has been a consultant for the Administrative Offices of the State Courts, conducting orientation seminars and advanced skills workshops for interpreters in many states including Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin. As a recognized professional in his field, he has been featured as a speaker and presenter in several national conventions, including the National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators, the American Translators Association and the National Association of State Court Administrators.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome!

    • Webinar Description

  • 2

    Webinar

    • Webinar and Downloads

  • 3

    Quiz

    • Quiz

    • Thanks for watching!

Student Access

Student access on this platform is limited the same as if attending a live class.

  • All SOSi courses include 30 days of access. Our 40 hour courses include 6 months of access. All other courses can be accessed for 3 months.

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