Healing Voices
Sep
23
to Sep 27

Healing Voices

This fall, MCIS will host Healing Voices, a one-of-a-kind training which brings together world renowned interpreters, psychologists, clinicians and social workers, to deliver a training program that will address the challenges of interpreting for victims of torture and other forms of severe trauma.

Through a curriculum based on both real-life experience and clinical studies, woven in through story-telling and role-playing, interpreters will develop techniques to overcome the multitude of challenges that arise when interpreting for such highly vulnerable individuals.

Training fee: $750.00 CAD

 Limited space available, please contact training@mcis.on.ca for further details and to register.

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Orange County Educational Interpreters and Translators Conference
Sep
29
8:00am 8:00am

Orange County Educational Interpreters and Translators Conference

The Orange County Department of Education (OCDE) will host one of the nation's first conferences dedicated solely to educational interpreting and translation. At CCC, we're thrilled to be a part of the team developing content and delivering presentations at this ground-breaking event. CCC Director Marjory Bancroft and CESCO Linguistic Services CEO Giovanna Carriero-Contreras will co-deliver the keynote address and offer several workshops on interpreting and translation.

A limited number of spaces are available for educational interpreters and translators outside of Orange County. See the event flier for further details and visit the OCDE website to register.

For questions or more information, contact Natalia Abarca, OCDE Project Liaison.

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It Breaks My Heart: Interpreting for Trauma
Nov
9
to Nov 10

It Breaks My Heart: Interpreting for Trauma

Domestic violence… Sexual assault… Child abuse… Refugees… Every day interpreters witness terrible suffering in hospitals, schools and social services. Who is preparing them to cope?

This two-day workshop focuses on specific techniques, strategies and self-care practices for interpreters who encounter trauma in any setting. The workshop will highlight mental health, medical and legal services. The techniques explored can be applied to healthcare, schools and social service settings.

Check out some wonderful photos from last year's session!

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The Community Interpreter International®: TOT
Jul
10
to Jul 15

The Community Interpreter International®: TOT

Are you an interpreter trainer or hoping to become one? Do you want to train medical, educational and/or social services interpreters? Then visit us this summer for the only Training of Trainers that provides a comprehensive curriculum -- including professionally designed Power Points and NO licensing fees! Join our over 250 licensed trainers in 35 U.S. states, Washington, DC, Guam and six other countries.

 

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Note-taking for Interpreters
Jun
17
8:30am 8:30am

Note-taking for Interpreters

Want to take your consecutive interpreting skills to the next level and improve your employment prospects? Do you need CEUs to maintain your medical interpreter certification? Then join us for a fun yet practical workshop. Develop your own symbols and learn how to take effective notes while interpreting. Developed and taught by Katharine Allen, Co-President of InterpretAmerica.

Please note: this workshop takes place the day after the 2017 InterpretAmerica conference in Washington, DC. Stay an extra day and pick up some valuable new skills and CEUs!

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Introduction to Simultaneous Interpreting
Jun
2
to Jun 3

Introduction to Simultaneous Interpreting

Are you a medical, social services educational and/or legal interpreter? Do you need specialized training in simultaneous interpreting in community settings? Do you need CEUs?

Join us for our popular workshop which will hone your simultaneous interpreting skills for use in a variety of community areas such as: faith-based settings, medical appointments and back-to-school nights at public schools.

Last year we were thrilled to receive interpreters from Maryland, Virginia, Ohio, Wisconsin and South Carolina! See the photos here.

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MELLFIN 13th Annual Conference
May
25
8:15am 8:15am

MELLFIN 13th Annual Conference

  • College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We look forward to attending and exhibiting for the second time at the Maryland ELL Family Involvement Network (MELLFIN) Annual Conference: Unified Commitment, Renewed Purpose

Last year we learned about the latest trends in educational interpreting and translation and saw many past CCC training participants! Check out the photos here.

 

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NAJIT 2017 Annual Conference
May
19
to May 21

NAJIT 2017 Annual Conference

  • Hilton McLean Tysons Corner (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We greatly enjoyed exhibiting at the National Association of Judiciary Interpreters & Translators' 38th Annual Conference. CCC Managing Director, Michelle Gallagher had the chance to catch up with many wonderful colleagues -- and met several loyal Intersect subscribers for the first time!

 Check out the fun photos here.

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MICATA 2017 Annual Conference
Mar
24
to Mar 26

MICATA 2017 Annual Conference

  • Johnson County Community College (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We greatly enjoyed exhibiting at MICATA's Annual Conference and meeting its wonderful membership! A bonus was the fascinating lunch presentation "Differences in Anime and Manga Translation" given by Angela Liu. Check out the photos here.

CCC Managing Director, Michelle Gallagher, was also able to meet up with our proofreader Joni Wilson, who lives in Missouri. We've worked with Joni for years but this was the first time we could meet with her face-to-face!

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6th International PSIT Conference
Mar
6
to Mar 8

6th International PSIT Conference

This March, CCC Director Marjory Bancroft travelled to Alcala de Henares to attend the 6th International Conference on Public Service Interpreting and Translation (6 Congreso Internacional sobre Traduccion e Interpretacion en los Servicios Publicos). On Day 2 she delivered the session: "I Wish I Could Take It Again!": A U.S. National Experiment in Crash-Course Training Programs for Community Interpreting.

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Confluence 2016: Translation in the Capital Area
Sep
30
to Oct 1

Confluence 2016: Translation in the Capital Area

September 30th was International Translation & Interpreting Day! We celebrated by exhibiting at Montgomery College's Confluence Conference in Takoma Park, MD. We had a great time meeting fellow professionals and introducing some Montgomery College students to the beautiful fields of interpreting and translation. As a bonus, we were boothing next to our friends from NCATA! Check out the photos here.

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