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Wordfast Translation Memory Software [4 hrs.]


Instructor: Mateo Rutherford, M.A.T.T.I.

Location: The Berkeley Language Institute (click here for directions)
Date: March 31st and April 7th, 2016 (2 sessions)
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fee: $70 (includes both sessions)
Attendance: Enrollment is limited.


Mateo Rutherford, M.A.T.T.I. holds a Master's Degree in Spanish - English Translation and Interpretation from the Monterey Institute of International Studies, and an MA in Biology from UC Berkeley. He has worked as a translator and interpreter in Asia, Latin America, Europe, and the United States.

He has taught Discourse and Text Analysis, Translation I and II, Sight Translation, Consecutive Interpretation, Computer Assisted Translation, and Technology for the Translator at the Universidad de Especialidades Espirito Santo in Guayaquil, Ecuador.

This course is for anyone who wants to learn more about translation software in general, and gain enough basic skills to begin working with Wordfast. The course will begin with an introduction into different translation memory software and components; basic functions such as segmentation, alignment, glossary and TM; and the many benefits for the translator. TM software is not just for translating updated editions of previously translated documents. It can help you manage your time and translate text embedded in html code, maintain consistency throughout your translations, and much more.

This course requires a working understanding of Microsoft Word, and an installed trial version of Wordfast.

You're allowed up to 500 translation memory units with the FREE version of Wordfast.

Sign up now on our registration page to guarantee your seat in this course.

Enrollment is limited!


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