This 130-hour course provides the necessary training for individuals wishing to pursue employment as a certified, professional interpreter in the medical field. This is a multi-phase approach to preparing students to deliver high quality, professional, ethical, and competent interpreter services. This highly interactive course emphasizes both didactic education and skill proficiency by combining course material and skill exercises in each session, including one-on-one coaching instruction and evaluation. Course materials and books are included in tuition.
After completing the course, students will have the opportunity to do a paid internship with MAMI. Students completing both the course and internship will be well situated to pass the National Certification exam in medical interpreting. To start the application process, contact us.
Pre-requisite: Passing a language proficiency screening.