Arabic Classes held by Arab Cultural & Community Center will be held  at Accent on Languages. Find the information below:
Mondays & Wednesdays 6:30-8:00PM
Accent on Languages
1840 Alcatraz Avenue,
Berkeley, CA 94703
$375 for 25 sessions, or $255 for 15 (15% OFF Students and ACCC Members)
To register, please contact:
Manar A. Harb (teacher)
Mobile: 510-502-7706
Accepted forms of payment: Cash or Checks*

Checks are payable to: Manar A. Harb, Arabic Teacher

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November Social Events by the NCTA!


Roseville NCTA Coffee Hour

Join us for the monthly coffee hour for the greater-Sacramento area tomorrow, Wednesday, November 12, 2014, at 10:30 a.m in Roseville. Please RSVP to Carolyn Yohn at carolyn@untangledtranslations.com.  Click here for more information.

Wordfast Pro Workshop

On Saturday, November 15, 2014, a Wordfast Pro Workshop will be offered for intermediate users who want to learn more advanced features of the tool. The workshop will address how to configure Wordfast to leverage machine translation, how to translate Excel and PowerPoint files, using advanced Transcheck features, and several TM management issues. Registration closes November 13. Click here for more information.

NCTA Happy Hour in San Francisco

Join fellow translators and interpretors for an informal gathering on Wednesday, November 19, 2014,  at 5:30 p.m. Please RSVP to Isabelle Pouliot at isabelle@desim.ca. Click here for more information.

NCTA Happy Hour in Mountain View

Join NCTA members and friends from the South Bay for happy hour on Thursday, November 20, 2014, at 4:30 p.m in Mountain View. Please RSVP to Thomas Shou at translate@thomasshou.com. Click here for more details.

NCTA Potluck in San Rafael

Join North Bay members of NCTA for a potluck on Friday, November 21, 2014, at 6:00 p.m in San Rafael. Please RSVP to Jacki Noh at jacki@transkorean.com by Tuesday, November 18. Click here for more information.

December NCTA GM – Save the Date!

NCTA’s next General Meeting will be held on Saturday, December 6.  General meetings provide an excellent opportunity not just to network and learn something new about the industry, but also to contribute to the governance of the association.  There is an orientation for new members and refreshments will be provided.

The speakers at this winter’s General Meeting, Frederik L. Schodt and Beth Cary, will give a presentation On Translating Animation Director Hayao Miyazaki, a Japanese director known primarily for his lyrical feature animation films.

Click here for further details.

Check put the upcoming Wordfast Pro – Intermediate Training


Wordfast Pro – Intermediate Training The NCTA and Wordfast will be organizing a half-day Wordfast Pro training for intermediate users on November 15, 2014. If you are interested in attending this training, you have a unique opportunity to help shape its content!

There are several training modules that could be covered, so the trainer would like to know which ones are best aligned with the needs of participants. If you plan to or are even thinking about attending, please take a minute to fill out the survey at the link below:


More details about this workshop will be released on NCTA’s website after survey responses have been reviewed and registration has been opened.

Upcoming Fall events and conferences! Don’t miss it!

Hi everyone! With Fall coming our way, there are a lot of upcoming events and conference that you would not want to miss!

New Mexico Interpreter’s Conference September 26 – 28

Arizona Translators & Interpreters 10th Anniversary Conference September 27

Michigan Translators/Interpreters Network 2014 Conference October 04??

CFI 12th Annual Continuing Education Conference October 10 -12

The Conference of Interpreter Trainers: 2014 Biennial Conference October 29 – November 01

The American Translators Association 55th Annual Conference November 05 – 08
For more upcoming events, like international conferences and certification exam dates, be sure to check out our events page! http://site.interpretereducationonline.com/events/
Do you have an event that you would like listed on our page? Send us an email and let us know! services@interpretereducationonline.com

Don’t miss this great training for medical interpretation!



Spanish 801

(40 hour course nationally and internationally accredited)

November 6,7,8, 13,14,15, 2014

The training covers interpreter roles and ethics, interpreting skills, medical terminology, the impact of culture, and an overview of the health care system. It is for interpreting in all languages and for national certification.

Please contact Dr. Pisano at gpisano@peralta.edu

Berkeley City College

2050 Center St., Berkeley, CA 94704                              The cost is $675