Saturday Bridging the Gap Class

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Saturday Bridging the Gap Class

October 13, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018


This course is 7 Saturday’s  starting September 18th from 8:00 am-3 pm and you must register with Cathy Anderson, she can be reached at 

Course Description: Bridging the Gap is a forty-two hour training course for beginning and intermediate medical/social service bilingual interpreters. Course objectives are 1) to be able to apply the Interpreter’s Code of Ethics, 2) to be able to demonstrate the appropriate roles of an interpreter; 3) to be able to demonstrate the modes of interpreting; 4) to be able to demonstrate cultural competency practices; and 5) to be able to identify medical terms. The course is presented by Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) and taught by Raul O. Guerrero (Saturday). Sessions on Thursday are taught by Melanie Allmayer and will be announced at a later date. Participants will take a final exam on the last day of class. A certificate of completion is awarded based on attendance and a passing score on the final exam.
The fee for the course is $440. A fee of at least $100 is due


October 13, 2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm




Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center
825 Euclid Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64124 United States
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