Telugu Language Announcement

In response to requests, NAATI would like to announce that Telugu has been added in the Credentialed Community Language (CCL) Testing. Candidates can submit CCL applications from 22nd July 2020 for testing due in late August 2020. Test spots will be opened on 30th July 2020. […]

COVID19 – Updated Advice for Candidates

Effective 25 May 2020 As most people would be aware there has been significant disruptions to Australian society from COVID19 which is impacting much of the world. With restrictions now being eased across the country, NAATI is pleased to advise that we will be recommencing in person Certified Provisional Interpreter and Certified Interpreter testing from 13 July 2020. Due to the challenges of maintaining social distancing in Certified Translator testing we are unable to confirm when these will recommence, but believe we will have a satisfactory option by September 2020 for candidates. For CCL candidates, NAATI has been conducting online testing since April. […]

COVID19 – Advice for Test Candidates

As most people would be aware there has been an outbreak of a new virus called COVID19 (Coronavirus) which is now impacting over 80 countries around the world. We appreciate that many of our candidates have either travelled to, or are coming from these countries recently and may be affected by self-quarantining obligations, travel restrictions, or have been in contact with someone that has been affected. NAATI is committed to ensuring the health and safety of all staff and candidates.  We request that : If you have been in contact with someone who has the virus or; If you are […]

Introducing Certified Provisional Deaf Interpreter

As part of our new certification system NAATI has introduced a Certified Provisional Deaf Interpreter test. The first round of testing was held in Melbourne and Perth in November 2019. A total of nineteen candidates participated in this first test round. The test was developed through consultation with members of the Deaf community including Deaf interpreters, Auslan interpreters and students enrolled in Diploma of Interpreting studies. NAATI acknowledges that many members of the Deaf community have been waiting many years for this opportunity and we wish to thank members of the Deaf and Auslan interpreting communities in Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, […]