Twenty Years of Training Language Access Professionals

Bridging the Gap for Medical Interpreters

Upcoming classes in Seattle, WA:

April 21 – 23 & 29 – 30, 2017   OR   August 7 – 11, 2017

Time: 9:00 am – 5:30 pm

Cost: $750.00

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In this 40-hour course, participants will learn:


Basic interpreting skills
Ethics
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 $100 deposit)

  • 40 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 bridgingthegap@xculture.org with questions.

 

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