Off topic: Help with interpreting training in Chicago
Thread poster: Alexandra Réquiz
I'm a Venezuelan studing translation and interpretation. I'm spending the summer in Chicago and I have been looking for some kind of training in interpretation, but I haven't been able to find any. It could be either english-french or english-spanish. I would really appreciated if anyone could give a hand.
Thank you very much.
[Subject edited by staff or moderator 2007-05-01 09:16]
| | TranslateThis
Local time: 22:37
Spanish to English
| One suggestion || May 1, 2007 |
Here's one program in Chicago:
Cross-Cultural Interpreting Services
4753 N. Broadway, Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60640
To learn more about how to become an interpreter, visit
click "training brochure"
To download upcoming training schedule, visit
click "training schedule"
I once considered their training sessions but in the end decided to do something else, closer to where I live. Maybe this would work for you if you need formal training.
However, if you are looking to practice your interpreting skills you could get in touch with any of the community centers working with immigrants. They are almost always in need of volunteer translators (this is how I started interpreting, just helping out).
Best of luck,
| Thank you for you help! || May 1, 2007 |
I'll take both of your ideas into consideration. I already wrote to them so they can send me an updated schedule.
To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:
You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »
Help with interpreting training in Chicago
|SDL Trados Studio 2017 Freelance|
|The leading translation software used by over 250,000 translators.|
SDL Trados Studio 2017 helps translators increase translation productivity whilst ensuring quality. Combining translation memory, terminology management and machine translation in one simple and easy-to-use environment.
More info »
|SDL MultiTerm 2017|
|Guarantee a unified, consistent and high-quality translation with terminology software by the industry leaders.|
SDL MultiTerm 2017 allows translators to create one central location to store and manage multilingual terminology, and with SDL MultiTerm Extract 2017 you can automatically create term lists from your existing documentation to save time.
More info »