This short course is an introduction to translation in community settings, intended for proficient users of English and at least one other language interested in entering the field. Topics covered will include basic theoretical concepts in translation, professional ethics and the role of the translator, relevant genres for community settings, and consideration of the skills and resources required to work as a translator.
Date: 16 October 2021 Time: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm Location: NAATI Victoria Office. Level 10, 179 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000 Fees: $300, $270 (10% discount for Professionals Australia, AUSIT and ASLIA members)
The short course examines the principles and practices associated with interpreting in legal settings. Topics covered include an overview of the Australian legal system, police interpreting, court, tribunals, and family violence interpreting. Combines presentations from experts in the legal field and practical interpreting exercises to establish best practice when working in this field. This program comprises two weeks of self-directed learning and one live interactive session
Date: 16-30 October 2021, live session: 23 October 2021 10 am to 12pm Location: Online
Fees $476, $428 (10% discount for Professionals Australia, AUSIT and ASLIA members)
This short course is an introduction to community interpreting and covers the fundamental skills and knowledge required to work as an interpreter in Australia. Topics covered include interpreting skills and techniques, the T&I industry, NAATI certification and testing, memory skills, ethics and the role of the interpreter, common interpreting settings, and dialogue interpreting practice. The short course will combine presentations from experienced T&I professionals and practical interpreting exercises.
Date 30 October 2021 Time 9.30 am – 5.00pm Location NAATI Victoria Office. Level 10, 179 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Fees $224, $202 (10% discount for Professionals Australia, AUSIT and ASLIA members)
This online self-guided short course aims to provide you with a better understanding of the complexities of working in different service settings related to family violence.
The short course will allow you to explore definitions and guidelines related to family violence, build glossaries, consider best interpreting practices and provide opportunities for self-reflection and discussion.
A bursary program is available for Victorian-based interpreters seeking financial support, selection criteria apply.
Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion and will be eligible to claim 20 NAATI PD Points (Category 1.5) towards recertification.
Location: Online Course dates: From 20 November to 3 December 2021 Cost: $238.00 Bursary Program (Co-contribution): $50.00 Discounted rates are available for Australian Institute of Interpreters and Translators (AUSIT), ASLIA and Professionals Australia current members.