WORKSHOPS

Scholarships are offered. Please contact us for availability.

Courses marked with an asterisk ' * ' are approved by the Judicial Council of California for continuing education credits (CIMCE). Courses marked with two asterisks ' * * ' are approved by the International Medical Interpreters Association (IMIA) for continuing education units (CEU). Our instructors are approved by CCHI to teach the Medical Interpreter's 40 Hour Preparation Course.

REGISTRATION IS OPEN: Join us for our new online sessions. Berkeley Language Institute (BLI) is pleased to present its Intensive 42-Hour Non-Language Specific Medical Interpreting Workshop offered by experienced instructors and working certified interpreters remotely via ZOOM video live connection. Registration instructions can be found HERE.

PRICES: 

  • 42-hour workshop is offered at a special introductory price of $525.
  • 2- hour workshops are available for $55 per person

06-Jun-20 - Session 1 - Introduction to Healthcare Interpreting I

10:00am - 12:00pm

06-Jun-20 - Session 2 - Introduction to Healthcare Interpreting II

1:00pm - 3:00pm

06-Jun-20 - Session 3 - Protocols & Ethical Principles for Health Care Interpreters I

4:00pm - 6:00pm

13-Jun-20 - Session 4 - Protocols & Ethical Principles for Health Care Interpreters II

10:00am - 12:00pm

13-Jun-20 - Session 5 - Review of Interpreting Strategies - Note taking

1:00pm - 3:00pm

13-Jun-20 - Session 6 - Oncology

4:00pm - 6:00pm

20-Jun-20  - Session 7 - Physical & Occupational Therapy

10:00am - 12:00pm

20-Jun-20 - Session 8 - Hospice & Palliative Care

1:00pm - 3:00pm

20-Jun-20 - Session 9 - Nephrology

4:00pm - 6:00pm

27-Jun-20  - Session 10 - Mental Health

10:00am - 12:00pm

27-Jun-20 - Session 11 - Working with Worker's Comp

1:00pm - 3:00pm

27-Jun-20 - Session 12 - Women's Health I

4:00pm - 6:00pm

11-Jul-20 - Session 13 - Women's Health II

10:00am - 12:00pm

11-Jul-20  - Session 14 - Working with Medical Personnel

1:00pm - 3:00pm

11-Jul-20 - Session 15 - Cardiology

4:00pm - 6:00pm

18-Jul-20 - Session 16 - Hepatology

10:00am - 12:00pm

18-Jul-20  - Session 17 - Men's Health

1:00pm - 3:00pm

18-Jul-20 - Session 18 - Medical Certification Exam Preparation

4:00pm - 6:00pm

25-Jul-20  - Session 19 - Practice Exam and Review

10:00am - 12:00pm

25-Jul-20 - Session 20 - Working in Person / Remotely New Normal 2020 - COVID-19

1:00pm - 3:00pm

25-Jul-20 - Session 21 - The Business of Interpreting - Contracts, Protocols, Ethics

4:00pm - 6:00pm

TOTAL OF 21 SESSIONS OF 2 HOURS EACH

42 hours total

Other Workshops (Coming Soon)

Coming soon (click on the title for more information about the workshop):

-California Court Interpreter Oral Exam Preparation

-Medical Terminology (English < > Spanish) (*) (**) CIMCE L3124 / I.M.I.A. CEU

-The Business Side of Translation

-How to Improve Interpreting Skills for Health Care Interpreters [CIMCE/IMIA pending]

-Introduction to Health Care Interpreting [CIMCE/IMIA pending

-Interpreting Course (English<>Spanish) Levels I, II, and III [CIMCE pending]

-Translation Course (English<>Spanish) Levels I, II and III [CIMCE pending]

-Introduction to Wordfast Translation Memory Software

-Medical Certification Exam Preparation

-A Medical Interpreting 44-Hour Preparation Workshop (on-site)

Please contact us if you have any questions regarding our workshops or if you have an idea for a workshop you would like to see us offer at The Berkeley Language Institute.