US court interpreter wanting to move to Europe
Thread poster: Matthew Jones

Matthew Jones  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 04:39
Spanish to English
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Jan 16, 2015

Hello,

I'm a fairly new state-certified US Spanish/English court interpreter looking to move to Western Europe at some point. Can anyone tell me if passing the US federal exam will be advantageous for someone wanting to get into European conference interpreting? Are there other certs I should pursue? I'd like to obtain a certification that benefits me on both sides of the pond.


 

Sheila Wilson  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 12:39
Member (2007)
English
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It can only help Jan 17, 2015

I doubt that it will have a direct effect; it isn't a requirement here, of course. But any qualification, especially one that official, can only have a good effect.

 


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