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
March 18th, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EST
AIM For Accuracy: Honing Your Consecutive Skills
by Agustin De La Mora
Join Agustin de la Mora, president of the DE LA MORA Institute of Interpretation, for a 1.5-hour in-depth skill building for interpreters. Not all utterances are created equal, and interpretations are based not on words alone. This presentation will cover techniques to improve consecutive interpretation, specifically attention and note-taking techniques. Interpreters in this workshop will have the opportunity for self-analysis using consecutive exercises of an intermediate level difficulty.
Approved Continuing Education
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
Agustín Servin de la Mora is the president of DE LA MORA Interpreter Training. He was born and raised in Mexico City, Mexico, and has been a professional freelance and staff interpreter for the last 28 years. He is one of the Supervisor Raters for the National Center for State Courts and has been a lead rater for the federal and consortium oral exams for court interpreters. He was the lead interpreter for the Ninth Judicial Circuit for over a decade, served as member of the Project Advisory Committee responsible for the creation of the National Standards for Healthcare Interpreter Training Programs for the NCIHC. He was a member of the Florida Court Interpreter Certification Board and a voting member of the Technical Committee of the National Consortium for Interpreter Certification. He is a state- and federally-certified court interpreter, as well as a certified medical interpreter. He has been a consultant for the Administrative Offices of the State Courts, conducting orientation seminars and advanced skills workshops for interpreters in at least 15 states. He has been featured as a speaker and presenter in several national conventions, including those of NAJIT, ATA, IMIA, and NASCA.
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.