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Spanish-English Translation and Interpretation Certificate

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Translators and interpreters are in high demand and work flexible hours from home. The U.S. Department of Labor says that the career field for certified translators can expect 40 percent job growth through 2024, with an average starting salary of $20 an hour. As a proficient Spanish-English bilingual, develop the knowledge and skills necessary for translation. To participate, you must possess a high level of proficiency in both languages. This course covers the knowledge needed to take the state certification test. $30 materials fee.

Class Details

16 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

TMCC Meadowood Center

Margarita Griggs 



Please read:  This is not an easy program. To succeed with certification, you must: Master Spanish grammar; Realize this class is the first step in a very long certification process; Continue to practice your skills after taking this class, such as taking other translation classes; Realize that most employers will give you a test to ensure your skills are up to par; and Understand there are many levels of interpreters with differing pay structures - simple translation, legal translation and the most difficult/highest paid level of simultaneous interpretation.



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Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
1/26/2019 - 5/11/2019 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Reno, TMCC Meadowood Center  Map Margarita Griggs