Twenty Years of Training Language Access Professionals

Bridging the Gap Training Programs

Bridging the Gap is a renowned pioneer in the field of medical interpreter training. For over 20 years, Bridging the Gap has been preparing bilingual individuals to work as effective, competent, and professional medical interpreters. The training covers essential topics, such as interpreter roles and ethics, interpreting skills, medical terminology, the impact of culture, and an overview of the health care system. To support the professional development and training of both interpreters and interpreter-trainers, CCHCP currently provides the following courses:


Bridging the Gap for Medical Interpreters: 

This foundation course prepares bilingual individuals to work as medical interpreters in hospital and clinic settings.

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Bridging the Gap Training of Trainers Institute:

This course provides individuals with the curriculum, skills and expertise necessary to offer Bridging the Gap for Medical Interpreters in their own organizations.

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Connecting To Care: Patient Guides Training

For experienced medical interpreters who have already completed the 40-hour BTG training and are looking to take the next step in their career, please see our Connecting to Care Patient Guide training program.

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