Bridging the Gap Class

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Bridging the Gap Class

July 11 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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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, (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.


July 11
8:30 am - 4:30 pm


Jewish Vocational Service
4600 The Paseo
Kansas City, MO, MO 64110 United States
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(816) 471 2808