Telephone Interpreting: Hints and Tips

Format: Videos
Topic: Interpreting

Course summary
Availability:This training is available on-demand

Duration: 60 minutes.

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Summary:Learn what is required to become a successful telephone interpreter. Simple hints and tips to develop skills required for telephone interpreting.
In one hour, learn what is essential for successful telephone interpreting.

This webinar will help you to understand the nature of telephone interpreting. You will learn about the differences between face-to-face and telephone interpreting. We will discuss roles and expectations of all parties involved in the process of telephone interpreting: non-English customers, interpreters and service providers.

After that we will draw a profile of a telephone interpreter: skills, personal qualities, technical requirements.

The webinar also covers teminology management specifically for telephone interpreting purposes.
Target audience
For freelancers who want to learn more about telephone intepreting and add it to their portfolio.
Learning objectives
You will learn how to:

Develop skills required for telephone interpreting

Introduce yourself to providers of telephone interpreting services

Get ready for telephone interpreting assignments

Manage terminology required for telephone interpreting

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1) The role of telephone interpreting.
2) Telephone interpreting and face-to-face interpreting: similarities and differences.
3) The profile of a telephone interpreter.
4) Community telephone interpreting.
5) Terminology management and its role in telephone interpreting.
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Price: 18.00 USD

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 Vanda Nissen    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: Vanda Nissen is a freelance translator, interpreter and a language teacher working in the industry since 1998. Vanda holds a PhD in Linguistics. She is a NAATI accredited English-Russian translator.

Vanda has added telephone interpreting to her portfolio in 2010. Currently she is working for the leading Australian providers of the telephone interpreting services.
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