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Medical Interpreter Program

Become a Medical Interpreter Online!

Medical Interpreters are in high demand. A Medical Interpreter earns, on average, between $25 - $35 per hour

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Course Offering: #5815 CU 163-300 Medical Interpreter
Mondays & Wednesdays, 6pm to 9pm. September 21 - December 7, 2020; $1020
Does not include textbook

There is a critical need for trained medical interpreters! 60-hour program provides working knowledge of medical interpreting, including standards of practice, ethics, HIPAA regulations, cultural competency, and medical terminology/vocabulary. Open to all languages, students must be bilingual and must be fluent in English and one other language. This program is designed for those preparing for entry-level careers as medical interpreters as well as for working interpreters preparing for the National Board Certificate exam. This program meets the National Board for Medical Interpreter Certification training requirement and prepares students for the certification exam.

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Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive a certificate of completion from the college.

Please register early, as a brief language assessment is required and conducted by phone. This program is offered in collaboration with TransFluenci EDU, a leader in the medical interpreter training field and is taught by an experienced medical interpreter. Fee includes a binder and all program materials. Not eligible for tuition waivers.