Orange County Educational Interpreters and Translators Conference
Sep
29
8:00 am08:00

Orange County Educational Interpreters and Translators Conference

  • Orange County Dept. of Education

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.

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

It Breaks My Heart: Interpreting for Trauma

  • Ecker Business Center

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!


The Community Interpreter International®: TOT
Jul
10
Jul 15

The Community Interpreter International®: TOT

  • Ecker Business Center

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.

 

Note-taking for Interpreters
Jun
17
8:30 am08:30

Note-taking for Interpreters

  • Ecker Business Center

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!

IMIA 2017 Annual Conference
Jun
2
Jun 4

IMIA 2017 Annual Conference

  • Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria Hotel

IMIA traveled to Houston for this year's conference -- and we were pleased to be a part of it! We had the opportunity to reconnect with colleagues, make new friends and finally meet so many wonderful people face-to-face. 

Check out the great photos here and here!

Introduction to Simultaneous Interpreting
Jun
2
Jun 3

Introduction to Simultaneous Interpreting

  • Ecker Business Center

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.

MICATA 2017 Annual Conference
Mar
24
Mar 26

MICATA 2017 Annual Conference

  • Johnson County Community College

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!

6th International PSIT Conference
Mar
6
Mar 8

6th International PSIT Conference

  • Universidad de Alcala

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.

ALC 2017 UNConference
Jan
26
Jan 28

ALC 2017 UNConference

  • Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa

CCC's Director Marjory Bancroft and Managing Director Michelle Gallagher will attend this premier networking event for the language industry. We look forward to sharing our experiences and learning about the latest trends in the field from our fellow colleagues!

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

Confluence 2016: Translation in the Capital Area

  • Montgomery College

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.