40-Hour Intensive Medical Interpreter Training for ASL Interpreters – Austin


40-Hour Intensive Medical Interpreter Training (For ASL Interpreters)

MasterWord Services, Inc.

Communication by Hand, LLC and MasterWord Services are sponsoring a 40hr medical intensive training in August with CDI Cody Francisco as co-presenter. Eventbrite link below. This is limited to 15 people so act fast to reserve your spot.

Friday, August 5, 2016 at 5:00 PM – Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 5:00 PM (CDT)

Communication by Hand
1802 W. Koenig Lane
Austin, TX 78756

Event Details

This course provides intense, skill-centered training to meet high standards set for medical interpreters today. The techniques and tools provided can be immediately applied to enhance interpretation skills.

4.0 BEI CEUs approved. RID CEUs available if requested in advance.

You must attend the entire course to receive credit. The class schedule is as follows:

Friday, August 5, 2016 from 5:00PM to 9:00PM
Saturday, August 6, 2016 from 8:00AM to 5:00PM
Sunday, August 7, 2016 from 8:00AM to 5:00PM
Friday, August 12, 2016 from 5:00 to 9:00PM
Saturday, August 13, 2016 from 8:00AM to 5:00PM
Sunday, August 14, 2016 from 8:00AM to 5:00PM

For more information, visit: http://www.masterword.com/training-services/training

Course Trainers

Cody Francisco

M. Cody Francisco, CDI is a native of Jenks, Oklahoma and brings over 14 years of professional interpreting experience. He is an adjunct professor for several Interpreter Training Programs. He is also a representative for Region IV of the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf. During his free time, he enjoys traveling and spending time with his family and friends. He currently resides in Houston, TX.

Sherri Roberts

Sherri Roberts in addition to her Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and Biology Education and her Masters Degree in Educational Psychology, Sherri Roberts has been a certified ASL/English interpreter since 1989. She currently holds Texas BEI Master and Court Certification in addition to her national RID Certificate of Interpreting and Certificate of Transliteration. Sherri owns and operates SLIS, LLC, a sign language interpreting agency in College Station, TX where she routinely interprets high stakes medical and legal appointments. She was recently appointed to serve on the BEI Advisory Board which oversees sign language interpreting certification in Texas. Sherri has spent decades presenting interpreter training workshops and mentoring interpreters, and is always happy to share her knowledge and experiences in hopes that others can learn from them.

Have questions about 40-Hour Intensive Medical Interpreter Training (For ASL Interpreters)? Contact MasterWord Services, Inc.



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