Introducing Berkeley Language Institutes’ Non-
Language Specific Healthcare Interpreting Fall Sessions.
Instructors: Nora Goodfriend-Koven MPH
Francine Kuipers, founder of the Berkeley Language Institute
Angela Zawadzki PhD
Judit Marin MA
(for more information about our instructors, please click here)
Location: The Berkeley Language Institute (click
here for directions)
Dates and Times: See schedules (click here)
plans are available please call 925-597-7067 to arrange your payment
schedule. The 44-hour workshop fee includes a non-refundable $135
registration fee while the individual workshop fee includes a
non-refundable $25 registration fee.
workshop is $625 per person with early registration, and $760 per
- 2-hour workshops are available for $65 per person; and
- 3-hour workshops are available for $80 per person.
Note: There is an additional onetime fee of $35 for classroom materials
– printouts and a USB with class presentations and references. Payable
on first day of class. Please be prepared to bring a smartphone or
tablet with to class for Internet access.
Early bird pricing is available (register by August 30th, 2019).
Courses: See specific descriptions for the courses (click here).
that all workshops within the Non- Language Specific Healthcare
Interpreting Fall/Winter Sessions include practice exercises in sight
translation, simultaneous interpretation and consecutive interpretation.
Join us! Berkeley Language Institute (BLI) is pleased to present its Intensive 44-Hour Non-Language Specific Medical Interpreting Workshop offered by experienced instructors and working certified interpreters.
Our courses are designed to prepare those seeking certification in
healthcare interpreting and hospital and clinical staff who want to
understand the basics in this field. These workshops are meant to
increase a healthcare interpreter’s competency by building the skills
and vocabulary needed in real-life settings.
that current BLI instructors are certified by CCHI and that BLI is
working to establish further accreditation with IMIA and to obtain
CIMSE credits with the Judicial Council, please contact us at
firstname.lastname@example.org for up to date information. BLI is
working with CCHI to gain CEAP accreditation with CCHI for the
Oncology, Hospice & Palliative Care, Working with Worker’s Comp and
Mental Health Units.
Our Healthcare Interpreting Workshop is accepted for CCHI’s pre-evaluation 40-training requirement. Register early for registration discounts. Capacity is limited and a minimum of 8 students must be registered for class to proceed.