An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Thursday, repeating until August 1, 2019
This course is a 6 Thursday class starting June 13th from 8:30 am- 4:30 pm and goes through August 1st. To participate, you must register with Cathy Anderson, at firstname.lastname@example.org, (816) 629 8908.
Bridging the Gap is a forty-two hour training course for beginning andintermediate medical/social service bilingual interpreters. Course objectives are 1) to be able toapply the Interpreter’s Code of Ethics, 2) to be able to demonstrate the appropriate roles of aninterpreter; 3) to be able to demonstrate the modes of interpreting; 4) to be able to demonstratecultural competency practices; and 5) to be able to identify medical terms. The course ispresented by Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) and taught by Melanie Allmayer. Participants willtake a final exam on the last day of class. A certificate of completion is awarded based onattendance and a passing score on the final exam.