Upcoming workshop: The Business Side of Translation and Interpreting [4 hrs.]

Instructor: Francine Kuipers, Director of The Berkeley Language Institute [bio]
Date: Saturday, October 26th, 2013 Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Fee: $55.00 per person
This course is certified by the Judicial Council of California to claim CIMCE credits. Certification number CIMCE # L2756

Our 4 hour workshop is an introduction to the business world of translators and interpreters. It covers the following topics:

  • Terminology: translator, transcriber, consecutive and simultaneous interpreter, voice talent, etc.
  • Certifications
  • How to market yourself and network
  • Trade associations
  • Employee vs ‘Outside’ Contractor
  • Continuing education
  • Cost and turnaround estimates
  • Contracts
  • Protocols
  • Code of ethics

This seminar, conducted in English, applies to anyone interested in becoming a professional translator and/or interpreter.
Sign up now on our registration page to guarantee your seat in this course.
Enrollment is limited!