Twenty Years of Training Language Access Professionals

Bridging the Gap for Medical Interpreters

Upcoming classes in Seattle, WA:

November 6-10 and 13-15, 2017

Time: 9:00 am – 5:30 pm

Cost: $875.00

(All-inclusive price covers all textbooks, training, signed and numbered Certificate of Completion, and more)

This training has been approved for 8 Washington State DSHS CEUs. Learn more here.

Apply by October 6, 2017 for information about our EARLY BIRD SPECIAL!

In this 64-hour course, participants will learn:

Basic interpreting skills
Basic medical vocabulary
How and when to act as a cultural broker
An overview of the U.S. Health Care System
Communication skills and critical thinking
How and when to act as an advocate
Professional development


The training fee includes:

  • Language proficiency assessment (part of non-refundable $150 deposit)

  • 64 hours of training

  • The Bridging the Gap Textbook for Medical Interpreters

  • Other training materials

  • Eligibility to enroll in the Bridging the Gap Training of Trainers course

Enrollment for this course usually fills up fast! Email with questions.


Learn more about our registration policies and procedures.
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