This is DE LA MORA’s Signature Court Interpreter Program to help prepare Mandarin speakers to become state certified. This comprehensive course will go over the Weightlifting Methods© which is a set of rules for better practice and self-evaluation or the key aspects needed to improve interpreting performance. As well as an overview of the judicial system, key terminology, introduction to the three modes of interpretation and language specific practice with an Arabic instructor.
This is a Live online course meaning students will be able to interact with the instructor and peers in an online environment via user-friendly software. Our live Online platform can be accessed through laptops, computers, cellphones, iPads and/or Android tablets. Also, all class sessions will be recorded and made available for review or study purposes within 24 hours.
Haven’t taken an online class before? Don’t worry! A separate orientation will take place to make sure everyone is comfortable accessing and using the technology. Students also have the full support of our staff to answer questions and be a helping hand.
The curriculum is broken down as follows:
Class 1: Intro to Court Interpretation and De La Mora’s ‘Weightlifting Methods’
Class 2: Intro to Court Interpretation and De La Mora’s ‘Weightlifting Methods’
Class 3: Practical Consecutive Interpretation (language Neutral practice)
Class 4: Practical Consecutive Interpretation (Language Neutral Practice)
Class 5: Sight Translation (Language Neutral Practice)
Class 6: Simultaneous Interpretation (Language Neutral Practice)
Class 7: Mandarin Specific practice
Class 8: Mandarin Specific practice
Class 9: Mandarin Specific Practice
Class 10: Mandarin Specific Practice
Included in both courses:
All lesson materials and homework
Access to class recordings and resources for up to 6 weeks after the last session
Orientation: January 21
January 28, 30, 4, 6, 11, 13 Feb 25, 26, March 4, 5
Time for all classes: 8pm – 9:30pm ET
Format: LIVE online class
One Time Price: $398
Or Two Payments: $250.00
Don’t miss this opportunity to learn the methods that have made us a nationally-recognized name in interpreter training!
Liang-Yeeng Lee is a multilingual interpreter with extensive psychology and bridging cultural anthropology background. She has over 15 years of interpreting experience in the medical, legal, business and conference settings. She is a graduate of UCLA Extension Mandarin-English Court Interpretation and Translation Certificate Program. Yeeng is a CCHI Certified Healthcare Interpreter™ in Mandarin and NBCMI Certified Medical Interpreter in both Mandarin and Cantonese. She also holds a master degree in Counseling.
Beatriz Craney is an AOC-approved interpreter with over 10 years of experience. Her professional fields of expertise include conferences, legal, medical, education and business. In 2008, Beatriz started her own agency: Craney Interpreting Services. Beatriz also teaches Judicial Consecutive Interpreting at Brookdale Community College. Since 2014 Beatriz has worked for DE LA MORA Interpreter Training by hosting and organizing seminars, boot camps, and skill-building events, and she is now an instructor for the Live Online School.