Our webinars are an excellent opportunity to learn about a new aspect of the interpreting field every month. Each webinar is led by an experienced professional in the field and presented LIVE through a user-friendly platform. Participants can join from anywhere via computer, tablet, or mobile device. Access is available as a standalone purchase or as part of our membership plan for interpreters.
Upcoming Legal Webinar
November 21st, 2020
11 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Professionalism: A Necessary Tool for Your Success
by Eliane Sfeir-Markus, CHI
Learn to define professionalism in the courtroom and sharpen this essential tool for business development and success. Get a host of court-specific tips on professionalism as well as answers to these questions and more:
- What is the etiquette in the courtroom? What are the do's and don'ts?
- What is competence?
- How do I set goals?
- What does deliberate practice have to do with professionalism?
- What is the dress code?
Approved Continuing Education
NC, UT, OH, NM, OR, PA, MO
Students can individually apply for CEUs in the following states by submitting all necessary information: DE, IA, KY, MD, MI, MS, NE
About the Presenter
Eliane Sfeir-Markus grew up in Lebanon and received a Bachelor of Arts in Translation. In 2004, she moved to the States where she studied Communication and Journalism. After the birth of her girls, she started her career as a linguist. For nearly ten years, she has worn different hats in language field: she teaches, translates, interprets, and edits. Eliane is a certified medical interpreter (CHI) and is working on her court certification. She is an adjunct professor at Widener University Delaware Law School, and also contracts with language agencies as a quality assurance monitor for independently contracted interpreters. Her dedication and skill in the medical interpreting profession have earned her the recognition to train new and advanced interpreters, and her public speaking skills have opened the door for her to lead many presentations and training sessions. Eliane joined the Delaware Valley Translators Association’s (DVTA’s) Board of Directors in 2017 and currently serves as DVTA’s Vice President, as well as managing and coordinating DVTA’s events and education committee.
Many previous webinars are listed for sale with our self-paced courses. Members get access to the previous month’s webinar upon joining, and get discounts on any live or self-paced courses they purchase.