Interpreting: Fundamental concepts (17i01)

Formats: Webinar presentations
Topics: Business of Translation and Interpreting
Interpreting

Course summary
Start time:Nov 3 15:00 GMT     Add to calendar

Duration: 90 minutes.
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Purchase four online sessions for only 140 USD 104 USD today! See other sessions from the bundle below:

November 3 Interpreting: Fundamental concepts (17i01)

November 10 Interpreting: Intro to Consecutive Interpreting (17i02)

November 17 Interpreting: Intro to Remote Interpreting (17i03)

November 24 Interpreting: Over-the-Phone and Video, Beginner Level (17i04)



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Language:English
Duration:90 minutes
Summary:Are you thinking of entering the language industry as an interpreter? Do you think you could benefit from stopping to think where you are professionally and where you could be going?  Would you like to have a relatively simple template to map your future?  Don’t miss this call to your future in the industry.
Description
This session will explore career paths for individuals in the language interpreting environment, include the traditional face-to-face consecutive, simultaneous or whispering modes, as well as the new modalities of phone, video and web-based remote interpreting. The session will also explore core processes used by interpreters and some aspects of language service providers.

Training plan:

  • Introduction to Interpreting (vs. translation)
  • Interpreting Protocols
  • Interpreting Modalities
  • Delivery Methods
  • Skills and Knowledge Needed
  • Code of Ethics
  • Verbal Gym

  • Target audience
    Bilingual personnel
    Aspiring Interpreters
    Translators
    Language Service Providers
    Cross-cultural communicators
    Learning objectives
    This session provides a basic introduction to the world of interpreting, including interpreting protocols and different modalities of interpreting. We discuss the four main delivery methods and explore the skills and knowledge you need to become an interpreter. We will also review the code of ethics of interpreters and take a quick tour of BrauerTraining's proprietary Verbal Gym.
    Prerequisites
    Fully Bilingual, with one of the languages being English (to understand the webinar)
    Program
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    - Introduction to Interpreting (vs. translation)
    - Interpreting Protocols
    - Interpreting Modalities
    - Delivery Methods
    - Skills and Knowledge Needed
    - Code of Ethics
    - Verbal Gym
    Virtual platform system requirements (click here to expand)
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    For PC-based Users:

    • Required: Windows Vista – Windows 10
    • Required: Google Chrome v39 or later; Mozilla Firefox v34 or later; Internet Explorer v8 or later (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
    • Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
    • NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

    • Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
    • Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)


    For Mac®-based Users:

    • Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) – 10.11 (El Capitan)
    • Required: Microsoft Edge; Apple Safari v6 or later
    • Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
    • NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

    • Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
    • Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)

    Join from Android

    • Operating system: Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later
    • Internet connection: 3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio)
    • Software: Free GoToWebinar App from the Google Play Store



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    • We recommend that you log in 30 minutes in advance of the start time to prepare for the training course.

    Courses will be open half an hour before the start time. Please login before the start time to ensure that everything on your system is working correctly.
    Registration and payment information (click here to expand)
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    Trainer
     Claudia Brauer    View feedback | View all courses
    Bio: Claudia became a trainer of translators and interpreters in 2011, after 35 years of experience as a translator and interpreter. She is also a speaker, writer and blogger on topics related to the current state of the translation and interpreting industry.

    She has designed and delivered more than 200 hours of proprietary content and uses her wikis to freely disseminated some 25 copyrighted tools designed to help translators and interpreters in the 21st century virtual village.

    The vision of BrauerTraining is to educate translators and interpreters, so they may become great quality professionals with a high code of ethics, embracing technology to remain competitive in today's world.

    Claudia can be found on the web at http://brauertraining.com and on Twitter as @Brauer21Century.
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     Castellan
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    Claire Ziamandanis
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    Sri Lestari Bahagia
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