60 + 5 Hours Extended Medical Interpreter Course (starting June 3, 2024)

This 60 + 5 hour Zoom or Google Meet on-line class covers the basics of interpreting in the medical field and mental health settings, using the four modes (consecutive, simultaneous, sight translations, summarization). It covers interpreter ethics, culture brokering; basic understanding of the human body, medical terminology, illnesses and disorders, symptoms, diagnostic tools, types of treatments; techniques to assist in managing the interpreting session and difficult situations; techniques in interpreting in-person, telephonic and video; managing your independent interpreter subcontracting business. REGISTER NOW.

Fifteen Sessions: Four hours each session on Zoom or Google Meet. Students are required to participate at all sessions. If they have a problem and cannot attend a session, they must schedule with the instructors to view the class which will be recorded and follow up with instructors after they have viewed it.

Tuition: $750 USA dollars — ($700 if paid in full by the first week of class.)

Students can pay in two installments: $400 due at the start of class and $350 before the last class. Other options available upon request. Payments can be made by check, credit card, PayPal, Venmo, CashApp and Zelle.

The class will be on Zoom or Google Meet and will run four hours a day from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Eastern U.S. time) on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. All classes are recorded for those students who need additional review or who have a legitimate reason for missing a class.

For more information, call 315-796-9284 or email contact@highlandercom.com