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    • 07/13/2019
    • 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    • Austin, Texas
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    Court Interpreter Orientation Course - Austin, Texas

    Saturday, July 13, 2019 8:00 AM

    Orientation Workshop

    Agenda 

    8:00                Registration

    8:15                Introductions; Discussion of Courtroom & History of Process

    9:00                Ethics Quiz

    9:20                Role of the Interpreter- Code of Ethics

    10:00              Break

    10:15              Continuation of Interpreter Ethics

    11:00              Review of Ethics Quiz   

    11:15              Court Interpreting video

    11:20              Q & A

    12:00              LUNCH

    1:00                Criminal Procedure/Vocabulary Quiz  

    1:20                Organization of Texas Courts

    1:30                Discussion of Criminal Procedure, Cognates and Legal Terminology

    2:00                Demonstration of Court Interpreter Video

    2:15                Modes of Interpreting: Sight, Consecutive and Simultaneous

    3:00                Short Break              

    3:15                Interpreting Protocols

                                        In Court

                                        Depositions

                                        Client Interviews

                                        Debriefings              

    3:45                Sight translations - introductory exercise & practice tips

    4:15                Consecutive Interpreting-  Introductory exercise & practice tips

    4:45                Simultaneous-  Protocols (including teams), Introduction to

                            use of equipment and Introductory exercise

    5:30                Next Steps, Q & A &Evaluations

    6:00                Get Certificates - Go Home

    Videos of Interest:

    http://www.sconet.state.oh.us/JCS/interpreterSvcs/interpreterVideo.asp

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BnGgia8dNKU

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FJsQjVHe6AQ

    For more information:
    Contact: Cristina Helmerichs, D.
    Phone: 512-333-2939
    Email: cristina@cristinahelmerichsd.com

    • 07/27/2019
    • 12:00 PM
    • 07/28/2019
    • 2:00 PM
    • Holiday Inn Austin - Town Lake, 20 N Interstate 35, Austin, TX 78701
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    Registration is now open for TAJIT's 2019 Annual Conference!

    The conference will be held in Austin, Texas at the Holiday Inn - Town Lake. Registration fee schedule is as follows:

    Member price: $245.00

    Non-member price: $275.00

    These prices are good until close of business on Wednesday, July 24, 2019.

    After that, registration will be $285.00

    In addition, there will be a special pre-conference workshop on Saturday. It will be 3 hours long and will cover "How Sight Translation can improve your Consecutive and Simultaneous". This will cost $60.00 and will be limited to the first 30 registrants.

    HOW TO BOOK YOUR HOTEL: Booking link and instructions (PDF)

    THERE'S AN APP FOR THAT! Go to Google Play Store or Apple App Store and download the Wild Apricot for members app to view your profile, register for our events, and access the membership directory.

    • 10/19/2019
    • 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    • Austin, Texas
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    Court Interpreter Orientation Course - Austin, Texas

    Saturday, October 19, 2019 8:00 AM

    Orientation Workshop

    Agenda 

    8:00                Registration

    8:15                Introductions; Discussion of Courtroom & History of Process

    9:00                Ethics Quiz

    9:20                Role of the Interpreter- Code of Ethics

    10:00              Break

    10:15              Continuation of Interpreter Ethics

    11:00              Review of Ethics Quiz   

    11:15              Court Interpreting video

    11:20              Q & A

    12:00              LUNCH

    1:00                Criminal Procedure/Vocabulary Quiz  

    1:20                Organization of Texas Courts

    1:30                Discussion of Criminal Procedure, Cognates and Legal Terminology

    2:00                Demonstration of Court Interpreter Video

    2:15                Modes of Interpreting: Sight, Consecutive and Simultaneous

    3:00                Short Break              

    3:15                Interpreting Protocols

                                        In Court

                                        Depositions

                                        Client Interviews

                                        Debriefings              

    3:45                Sight translations - introductory exercise & practice tips

    4:15                Consecutive Interpreting-  Introductory exercise & practice tips

    4:45                Simultaneous-  Protocols (including teams), Introduction to

                            use of equipment and Introductory exercise

    5:30                Next Steps, Q & A &Evaluations

    6:00                Get Certificates - Go Home

    Videos of Interest:

    http://www.sconet.state.oh.us/JCS/interpreterSvcs/interpreterVideo.asp

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BnGgia8dNKU

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FJsQjVHe6AQ

    For more information:
    Contact: Cristina Helmerichs, D.
    Phone: 512-333-2939
    Email: cristina@cristinahelmerichsd.com

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