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Translating and Interpreting Skills

‘Translating and Interpreting Skills’ by Macquarie University

5/5

Original price was: $210.00.Current price is: $149.00.

This bundle of courses dives into the skills and techniques needed by Interpreters and Translators in various professional circumstances. Presenters will explore technology, accessibility and fidelity and theories of practice. This collection of on-demand courses is suitable for practitioners regardless of their level of certification, but we highly recommend those practising below the “Certified Translator” or “Certified Interpreter” level consider this bundle as crucial to their growing skillset. Upgrade your capabilities today by building your language skills and knowledge.

0 total points
PD Certificate
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medical terminology course

A Short Introduction to Medical Terminology – Single Module (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$47.00

Understanding the history of medical terms used in English today. Understanding the Greek components of many medical terms Understanding the Latin components of many medical terms Some common combinations in terms of body parts, prefixes and suffixes

10 points
PD Certificate
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healthcare interpreter

An Introduction to Healthcare Interpreting (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$47.00

This module presents an introduction to healthcare interpreting. We will discuss why we refer to it as healthcare interpreting, rather than medical interpreting. The importance of accuracy, including the concept of trying to achieve pragmatic equivalence. Other topics include the triangle of communication and how to achieve this in different situations, including interpreting in a cath lab when someone is having a coronary angiography. We will also talk about advanced interaction managements and some scenarios where this may be required. Lastly we will talk about note-taking, what to note down. and the importance of understanding the terminology used, as well as the distinction between terminology as opposed to jargon and slang.

10 points
PD Certificate

Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Anaesthesiology is the medical specialty concerned with the perioperative care of patients before, during and after surgery. It encompasses anaesthesia, intensive care medicine, critical emergency medicine and pain medicine. Anaesthesia is a state of controlled, temporary loss of sensation or awareness that is induced for medical purposes. Intensive care refers to the specialised treatment given to patients in an acute medical condition who require critical medical care.

10 points
PD Certificate
Audiovisual Translation

Audiovisual Translation and Accessibility

5/5

$35.00

This course will explore issues related to accessibility for audiovisual texts such as film, television, theatre, live events and museum exhibits, for anyone excluded from full access. It will deal with questions like 'What is audiovisual translation?', 'What is good audiovisual translation?', and 'How can I become an audiovisual translator?'

10 points
PD Certificate
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Code of Ethics in Healthcare

Code of Ethics in Healthcare Interpreting (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$47.00

This module presents an overview of ethical principles as they apply to various healthcare settings. It will discuss possible ethical dilemmas in both the general healthcare setting and the mental healthcare setting.

10 points
PD Certificate
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role of interpreter

Culture and the Role of the Interpreter (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$47.00

Understanding culture and how it impacts on communication
  • responding to difficult situations
  • managing complex cultural influences
  • explaining the cultural contexts to others
The role of the interpreter
  • knowledge of the interpreter’s role in a healthcare team
  • interactions with other health professionals
  • managing stressful assignments
  • how the role interacts with that of others

10 points
PD Certificate

Dermatology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Dermatology is the branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of skin disorders. Australia has one of the highest rates of melanoma in the world.

10 points
PD Certificate

Discounted On-site Ticket (Members)

5/5

$20.00

This ticket applies to you if you are an AfCAS member, are NAATI Credentialed or are an All Graduates employee

Discounted Web Streaming Ticket (Members)

5/5

$20.00

This ticket applies to you if you are an AfCAS member, are NAATI Credentialed or are an All Graduates employee

10 points

Ear, Nose and Throat (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) is a medical specialty that is focused on the ears, nose, and throat. It is also called otolaryngology-head and neck surgery as the specialists are trained to treat patients with disorders and diseases of the ears, nose, throat, and other structures of the neck and face.

10 points
PD Certificate

Endocrinology and Diabetes (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Endocrinology is the study of medicine that relates to the endocrine system. The endocrine system is a series of glands that produce and secrete hormones that the body uses for a wide range of functions.

10 points
PD Certificate
Ethics and Professionalism

Ethics and Professionalism for Interpreters and Translators

5/5

$179.00

This online course aims to help learners develop a comprehensive knowledge of the translators’ and interpreters’ professional code of ethics. In Australia, NAATI certified translators and interpreters should comply with the AUSIT Code of Ethics as part of their ongoing certification. AUSIT (Australian Institute of Interpreters and Translators) is the national professional association of translators and interpreters in Australia. This online course will concentrate on developing learners’ knowledge and application of the AUSIT Code of Ethics in their translating and interpreting assignments. Learners will gain knowledge of the ethical requirements for translators and interpreters in Australia. This course is composed of video narrated presentations, quizzes and instructional videos to establish best practice when practitioners are met with ethical challenges in the translating and interpreting context.

20 points
PD Certificate
Ethics Course

Ethics Course Bundle for Translators and Interpreters

5/5

Original price was: $226.00.Current price is: $180.00.

Dive deep into the ethical considerations and obligations of interpreters and translators operating in diverse real-world scenarios.

30 total points
PD Certificate
What is Geriatric Care

Geriatrics and Aged Care (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Geriatric medicine or Geriatrics is a specialty that focuses on the health care of people aged 65 and over who usually have more than one age-related condition.

10 points
PD Certificate

Gold Membership Plan

5/5

$297.00 for 2 days

This is for the membership access.

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Gynaecology

Gynaecology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Gynaecology is the branch of medicine that specializes in women’s health, with a focus on the female reproductive system. The gynaecological disorders include menstruation issues, urinary incontinence in women and postmenopausal disorders.

10 points
PD Certificate

Haematology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Haematology is the branch of medicine concerned with the study of diseases related to blood. Common blood disorders include anaemia, bleeding disorders such as haemophilia and blood cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma.

10 points
PD Certificate

Immunology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Immunology is the branch of biomedical science that study the structure and function of the immune system. The immune system is a complex network of cells and proteins that defends the body against infection.

10 points
PD Certificate
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informed consent course

Informed Consent (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$47.00

In this module you will learn what Informed Consent is, why it is important and what it should include. You will also learn what information needs to be provided in order to ensure that patients or their families/caregivers are fully informed and able to consent. We will look at situations where patients are not able to consent and what happens then. We will look at the interpreter role, challenges and how to address some of the challenges.

10 points
PD Certificate

Interpreting in Legal Settings

5/5

$219.00

This self-paced online course aims to provide a general overview of the Australian Legal System and best practices in Court, Legal & Police Interpreting settings.

40 points
PD Certificate
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Mental Health course

Interpreting in Mental Health Settings (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$47.00

This course is designed for interpreters aiming to enhance their skills in the challenging yet crucial field of mental health settings. Participants will delve into the complexities of interpreting in these environments, gaining a comprehensive understanding of ethical considerations and guidelines specific to mental health interpretation.

10 points
PD Certificate
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Oncology

Interpreting in Oncology Settings (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$47.00

  • What is Oncology?
  • Referral System
  • Diagnostic Studies
  • Typing and Staging
  • Diagnosis and Prognosis
  • Treatment Options
  • Challenges for Interpreters

10 points
PD Certificate
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Speech Pathology

Interpreting in Speech Pathology Settings (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$47.00

In this course, we will have a look at some of the many aspects of the work that Speech Pathologists may be involved in, including some that may involve working with interpreters. Speech Pathologists may work with interpreters in scenarios involving the assessment of children with suspected language delay, and with adults experiencing speech and/or language difficulties after a stroke. Interpreters working in this setting may be asked to provide metalinguistic commentary as to how something is said.

10 points
PD Certificate
interpreter skills

Interpreting Skills

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Original price was: $329.00.Current price is: $229.00.

Interpreting is a collection of skills requiring attention and capability. This collection of on-demand courses builds upon the abilities you already have, and expands upon your competencies allowing you to move forward in your personal professional development.   Encompassing multiple scenarios you will encounter as an interpreter, these courses are useful for practitioners regardless of their level of certification, and we recommend it especially for those practising below the “Certified Interpreter” level. They can be especially useful for practitioners who are new to the industry or the country.

70 total points
PD Certificate

Introduction to Chuchotage

5/5

$94.00

Gain an understanding of what chuchotage is, as well as how and when this essential interpreting mode is to be applied in community settings. Practice basic simultaneous interpreting techniques in practical exercises.

20 points
Community Interpreting

Introduction to Community Interpreting

5/5

$47.00

This module will cover the specific skills and knowledge required to deliver interpreting services in community interpreting contexts such as health, legal, courts and tribunals.

10 points
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Introduction to Community Translation – Full Course

5/5

$399.00

A comprehensive course designed to equip community translators with the foundational knowledge and skills necessary for their roles through 12 interactive modules. Led by Associate Professor Mustapha Taibi, this course delves into the nuances of translation as a crucial aspect of public service. Throughout the course, participants will explore the general nature of translation and the specific challenges and requirements of community translation—also known as public service translation. This entails translating content that facilitates effective communication between public services and speakers of different languages.

40 points
PD Certificate
Conference Interpreting

Introduction to Conference Interpreting

5/5

$35.00

Conference Interpreting was officially born at the Treaty of Versailles in Paris in 1919. How has this area of interpreting evolved since then and what does it look like today? What characterizes Conference Interpreting and conference interpreters? Has the area been impacted by technological advances and what are the current trends? This course will explore the history and evolution of this area, the techniques and skills required to master it, and examine future trends and technological advances.

10 points
PD Certificate
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criminal law course

Introduction to Criminal Law for Interpreters and Translators

5/5

$299.00

This self-paced course is designed for interpreters and translators wishing to enhance their knowledge of the Australian Criminal Justice System and police and court interpreting discourse as well as those wishing to prepare for the NAATI Certified Specialist Legal Interpreter test.

40 points
PD Certificate
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Interactional Management

Introduction to Interactional Management for Interpreters

5/5

$47.00

With the implementation of NAATI’s Certification System, Candidates are now being marked for their performance on interactional management. So, why do we suddenly need to look at interactional management? What does this mean for practising interpreters? Why do interpreters need to work on interactional management skills? And more importantly, to what extent can interactions be managed ethically? This course aims at helping practising and aspiring interpreters understand the importance of and strategies for managing interactions during an interpreting assignment.

10 points
PD Certificate
medical terminology class

Introduction to Medical Terminology – Full Course

5/5

$399.00

In this course, you will learn the frequently used roots, prefixes, and suffixes of common medical terminology. Learning Medical Terminology can seem like a daunting task at first. It could, in fact, be like learning a whole other language. In reality, memorising all of the words in a medical dictionary may prove to be impossible. Do not fear! There is a simple way to learn and understand Medical Terminology. Most words are simply a combination of different parts or elements. In this course, you will learn the frequently used roots, prefixes, and suffixes of common medical terminology through studying the anatomy, physiology and pathology of body and organ systems.  

0 points
PD Certificate
Note Taking for Interpreters

Introduction to Note Taking for Interpreters

5/5

$47.00

This unit will cover an overview of the note taking techniques that can help interpreters in their long consecutive interpretations, supporting and complementing the use of short-term memory.

10 points
PD Certificate

Introduction to Sight Translation

5/5

$47.00

Sight Translation (ST) is an oral translation of a written text (Gile, 2000). Interpreters working at all levels (RPI, CPI, CI) may be asked to sight translate various documents during their interpreting assignments. This online module aims to provide interpreters with an understanding of the ST process and the challenges involved in producing a good sight translation. We will discuss the use of ST in community interpreting settings, including legal, health, education, and welfare. The ST module also aims to assist interpreters in developing skills for producing a sight translation that is faithful to the original and easy for the listener to follow in the target language. We will provide interpreters with ample opportunity to practise sight translation through exercises involving typical texts.

10 points
PD Certificate
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Australian healthcare system

Introduction to the Australian Health System (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$47.00

  • Understanding the Australian healthcare system, including Medicare, public and private health
  • Understanding admission and referral processes
  • Primary Physicians and GPs
  • Outpatient Clinics and Specialist Clinics
  • Hospitals
  • Emergency Departments (ERs)

10 points
PD Certificate
Translation Technology

Introduction to Translation Technology

5/5

$35.00

CAT, TenT, MT, MT-PE, … You have read and heard about these acronyms but are not sure what they mean? You have had conversations about translation technology, maybe have tried some tools for yourself but could not find the right one for you. Translation technology is a must-have for any T&I practitioner these days, but it can be overwhelming to find the tools that are right for you. Join us to find out what is available on the market and get an idea of what these new technologies can really bring to your daily work.

10 points
PD Certificate
Loyalty and Fidelity

Loyalty and Fidelity in Translation

5/5

$35.00

When a translation is commissioned in a professional context, and because the translator is one agent among several others in the translational act, the concepts of loyalty and fidelity of the translator may be raised. But what do they really cover and entail? What constraints and considerations do professional translators have to deal with when deciding on a translation strategy to complete their work?

10 points
PD Certificate

Mental Health (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), mental health is “a state of well-being in which every individual realises his or her own potential, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to her or his community.” Psychiatry is the branch of medicine focused on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental, emotional and behavioural disorders.

10 points
PD Certificate
interpreting modes

Modes and Modalities in Interpreting

5/5

$35.00

Interpreting services can be provided in a multitude of contexts and settings, onsite and remotely, indoors and outdoors, with or without equipment, for a varying number of listeners, for source-language utterances of varying duration, etc. To provide their services in any of these situations, interpreters can resort to different modes used in different modalities. What are they and what does each of them entail? What do interpreters need to do and know to perform well in each of them?

10 points
PD Certificate

Neonatology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Neonatology is a subspecialty of paediatrics that specialises in the medical care of newborn infants, especially those that are ill or premature. It is a hospital-based specialty and is usually practised in neonatal care units. In Australia, around eight per cent of babies are born prematurely (before 37 weeks’ gestation) every year (Better Health Vic).

10 points
PD Certificate