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

10am to 1pm PDT, Feb. 3, 2024

The National Center for Interpretation is pleased to announce a webinar designed for interpreters of all languages!  Registration for this webinar is only $25!

CEUs approved for the ATA, AZ, CO, FL, KY, MS, OK, OR, PA, TN, TX, and the CCHI.  CA is pending.

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: Kelly Varguez is a federally certified court interpreter and also holds state court certification in both Nebraska and Iowa.  She earned her Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction from Doane College.