Professional Organizations

Below is a list of professional organizations that offer language interpretation services, translation services, and/or testing.

Professional Translation and Interpretation Organizations

American Association of Language Specialists
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
American Literary Translators Association
American Translation and Interpreter Studies Association
American Translators Association
Arizona Court Interpreters Association
Arizona Translators and Interpreters
Associated Linguists of Oregon
Association of Translators & Intepreters of Florida
Association of Translators and Interpreters in the San Diego Area
Atlanta Association of Interpreters and Translators
Austin Area Translators and Interpreters Association
California Court Interpreters Association
California Federation of Interpreters
California Healthcare Interpreting Association
Canadian Translators, Terminologists and Interpreters Council
Carolina Association of Translators and Interpreters
Chicago Area Translators and Interpreters Association
Colorado Association of Professional Interpreters
Colorado Translators Association
Community and Court Interpreters of Ohio
Delaware Valley Translators Association
El Paso Interpreters and Translators Association
Hawaii Interpreters and Translators Association
Houston Interpreters and Translators Association
Iowa Interpreters and Translators Association
International Association of Conference Interpreters
International Federation of Translators
International Medical Interpreters Association
Interpret America
Medical Interpreter Network of Georgia
Metroplex Interpreters and Translators Association
Michigan Translators/Interpreters Network
Midwest Association of Translators and Interpreters
National Association of Judiciary Interpreter and Translators
National Center for State Courts
National Council on Interpreting in Health Care
National Council of Less Commonly Taught Languages
Nebraska Association of Translators and Interpreters
Nevada Interpreters and Translators Association
New England Translators Association
New Mexico Translators and Interpreters Association
New York Circle of Translators
Northern California Translators Association
Northwest Translators and Interpreters Society
Southwest Conference on Language Teaching
Tennessee Association of Professional Interpreters and Translators
Texas Association of Healthcare Interpreters and Translators
Texas Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators
Utah Translators and Interpreters Association

 

Certifying Bodies

Court Interpretation

Federal Court Interpreter Certification Examination
National Center for State Courts 

Medical Interpretation

National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters
Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters

 

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Interpretation

Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf
Texas Board for the Evaluation of Interpreters

 

Other Useful Websites

Arizona Court Interpreter Credentialing Program

Lingoworks: Language Jobs in Arizona
Map of Language Access Programs by State (Court)
Training Resources for Languages Other Than Spanish