Intro to Sight Translation and Simultaneous Interpreting: Techniques & Skills (Language Neutral)

The National Center for Interpretation is pleased to announce a webinar designed for interpreters of all languages!

Sight translation and simultaneous interpretation are essential skills for interpreters in both the court and medical setting, and mastering them is paramount to maintain accuracy. This webinar will introduce the techniques, skills, and concepts that pertain to sight translation and simultaneous interpretation, including document review, syntactic restructuring, décalage, and simultaneous multitasking, among others. Participants will have the opportunity to practice these skills during the webinar. This language neutral webinar is taught entirely in English and is open to interpreters in all languages.

Instructor: Juan Radillo is a federally certiifed court interpreter with more than 20 years of experience.  He also has years of experience as a medical interpreter and translator.  He holds a Masters in Education from Ohio State University.

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 10:00 to 1:00 PST