Spring 2017: OHCIA 64-Hour Health Care Interpreter Training
Perfect for Both New and Experienced Interpreters!
Space Still Available - Register for Remaining Workshops

***Approved by the Oregon Health Authority for the 60-hour training requirement of Oregon certification and qualification as a health care interpreter***

***Approved by the Oregon Registry of the Deaf as acceptable continuing education for Certified ASL Interpreters***

THis 64-hour program, conveniently split into 8 workshops on saturdays, offers an in-depth understanding of the fundamentals of health care interpreting.

expect:

  • Interactive, relevant, fun learning approach!
  • Role playing based instruction of interpreting modes and standards
  • Medical terminology learning for interpreting
  • Practice with difficult ethical scenarios
  • Memory skills and note taking practice
  • Explanation of Oregon certification and qualification
  • And more!

spring 2017 SCHEDULE

Introduction to Health Care Interpreting I - Saturday, April 1st, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Facilitators: Toc Soneoulay-Gillespie, MSW and Amanda Wheeler-Kay

Introduction to Health Care Interpreting II - Saturday, April 8th, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Facilitators: Toc Soneoulay-Gillespie, MSW and Amanda Wheeler-Kay

Health Care Interpreting Ethics - Saturday, April 22nd, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Facilitator: Amanda Wheeler-Kay

Medical Terminology for Interpreting I - Saturday, April 29th, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Facilitator: Amanda Wheeler-Kay

Anatomy & Physiology for Interpreting  - Saturday, May 6th, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Facilitator: Amanda Wheeler-Kay

Advanced Health Care Interpreting Concepts - Saturday, May 13th, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Facilitator: Amanda Wheeler-Kay

Logistics of Professional Interpretation and Job Fair - Saturday, May 20th, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Facilitator: Amanda Wheeler-Kay

Medical Terminology II & Integrating Key Concepts - Saturday, June 3rd, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Facilitator: Amanda Wheeler-Kay and Toc Soneoulay-Gillespie

 

tuition

$40 per 8-hour workshop- a $100 value! (register for one or all eight workshop, repeat offerings in summer and fall)

requirements to apply:

Advanced-mid oral language proficiency in English and in the language(s) you interpret (estimate your language proficiency here).

spring registration form