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Certification Prep Course for Interpreters

This one day intensive review course prepares current healthcare interpreters for both of the national certification exams, the National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters, which confers the CMI (Certified Medical Interpreter) and Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters, which awards the CHI (Certified Healthcare Interpreter). Practice and master what you need to know about healthcare and medical interpretation to feel confident in preparation for certification at the national level.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this workshop, participants should be able to familiarize themselves with:

  • The difference between a certificate of completion/competency and national certification
  • The process, fees, and requirements of the national certification exam
  • Extensive coverage of the human body systems
  • Sight translation exercises
  • Quizzes related to medical terminology, interpreting logistics and legislation related to interpreting
  • Cultural competence in healthcare
  • Managing encounters¬†
  • Standards of practice & code of ethics

Course Date

Date: Saturday, February 22, 2020

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Registration Deadline: February 19, 2020

Cost: $125.00

Audience: Interpreters preparing for medical interpreter certification (NBCMI or CCHI)