2019 Professional Development Calendar

Translation and Interpreting Professional Development short courses

The Translation and Interpreting Studies program at Monash University is pleased to have commenced a new cycle of professional development short courses in Feb 2019.

The T&I Professional Development short courses run by the Translation and Interpreting Studies program are intended to update and extend the skills of practising interpreters and translators.

Please note that these short courses do not lead to a recommendation for NAATI accreditation or certification. For further details about the NAATI certification system, please visit the NAATI website.

Upcoming courses include:

2019 First Semester

February 2019
Mon 11, Tues 12 & Thurs 14Simultaneous Interpreting
March 2019
Fri 8 & Sat 9Entry-Level 2: Community Interpreting
April 2019
Fri 5 & Sat 6Mental Health Interpreting
May 2019
Fri 10 & Sat 11Interpreting in Family Violence settings – Level 2
Sat 25 MayEntry-Level Translation
June 2019
Fridays 14 & 21Court Interpreting
Fri 28Interpreting in Crisis Situations
Sat 29Stress Management for Interpreters

2019 Second Semester

August 2019
Fri 23 & Sat 24Health Interpreting
September 2019
Fri 13Entry-Level 1: Community Interpreting
Fri 27Family Violence Interpreting Level 1
October 2019
Fri 11 & Sat 12Entry-Level 2: Community Interpreting
November 2019
Fri 1 & Sat 2Translation and Technology
Fri 22 & Sat 23Legal Interpreting
December 2019
Fri 6Ethics for Interpreters
Fri 6Ethics for Translators

These professional development short courses are run with the support of the Department of Premier and Cabinet, State Government of Victoria.

For general enquiries about our Translation and Interpreting professional development program, contact us via email on arts-translation-studies-enquiries@monash.edu or call: (03) 9905 2123.

If you are a TIS National interpreter, you may be able to receive reimbursement for the fee of these short courses.

Further information is available on the TIS National website – Professional development for TIS National interpreters.

TIS National interpreters who wish to seek reimbursement for a Monash University Interpreting & Translation short course must successfully complete the course and receive a certificate of completion with PD points. Completion refers to attendance at 80% of face-to-face classes and completion of all homework/online activities.

Reimbursement will be provided only after the course has been fully completed. Reimbursement is restricted to one short course per year.

For more information contact  interpreters@homeaffairs.gov.au