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PD Opportunity: Hear NAATI CEO Mark Painting speak on revalidation

Whether previously or recently accredited, all translators and interpreters should know about recent changes to the NAATI revalidation system.

NAATI CEO, Mark Painting, will be talking about NAATI's to enhance the revalidation system and make it more user-friendly and practical.

He will share ideas on how to meet the requirements for revalidation in a simple and effective way, and explain how previously accredited interpreters and translators may be affected by future changes.

The AUSIT SA/NT branch Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place after Mark’s talk. Guests are warmly invited to remain for the brief meeting and catch up with colleagues and committee members over refreshments.

Meet the presenter

Mark joined NAATI as Chief Executive Officer in August 2015. Prior to this appointment, he held a number of corporate, commercial and operational roles at senior executive levels in the Australian and NSW Public Sectors, most recently in the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP).

Prior to joining the Australian Public Service (APS), Mark worked in the NSW public service in a number of corporate and operational roles within the water industry. In addition to his public sector career, Mark also has experience as a Director on a commercial board and a number of governance and audit committees.

In addition, he has experience as a part time lecturer/tutor at TAFE and university levels. Mark holds a Masters of Public Administration from the University of Sydney (Graduate School of Government), a Graduate Certificate in Management and a Bachelor of Business Degree.

Mark is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management.

Key Details

  • Date: Wednesday, 14th September 2016
  • Time: 6 pm - 8.30 pm
  • Venue: Education Development Centre (EDC), 4 Milner Street, Hindmarsh
  • Cost: Free for all.

Click here for more details or to register.