Do you or someone you know speak Vietnamese, Amharic, Cantonese, Mandarin, Arabic, Russian, French (spoken in Central and Eastern Africa) Burmese, Karen, Farsi, Somali, Nepali, Korean, Urdu, Haitian Creole, Khmer Armenian, Swahili, other languages and are interested in becoming a professional community interpreter?
The workforce interpreter training course hosted by our Language Access Program is intended for community members who are Language Proficiency in English and speak at least one other language fluently. All participants will be tested for language proficiency in English and in their language of choice before starting the program. This course is free and offers childcare and meals. A graduate of the course will receive a certificate of completion, intro to Small Business Services, assistance and grant to register as a small business with the State, plus assistance and a grant to apply for city small business certification.
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