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    • 04/11/2020
    • 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    • Austin, Texas
    • 13

    Court Interpreter Orientation Course - Austin, Texas

    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

    • 07/11/2020
    • 8:30 AM
    • 07/12/2020
    • 1:30 PM
    • Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center, 177 Joe Routt Blvd, College Station, TX 77840
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    ***COVID-19 UPDATE: The TAJIT Conference Committee is closely monitoring the CDC recommendations due to the spread of COVID-19. At the present time, this conference is still scheduled as planned, but we will update you if anything changes. In the meantime, continue to practice good hygiene and social distancing to the extent possible.***

    The conference will be held in College Station, Texas at the Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center. Registration fee schedule is as follows:

    30-DAY EARLY BIRD RATES:

    • Full conference Member price: $195.00
    • Full conference Non-member price: $235.00
    • Student rate: $100.00

    These prices are good until close of business on Wednesday, April 1, 2020.

    After that, registration will go up to $225, $275 and $150 respectively.

    ALL INFORMATION REGARDING THE CONFERENCE PROGRAM: Please visit www.tajit2020.com

    HOW TO BOOK YOUR HOTEL ROOM: Click here to reserve your room at the negotiated rate of $129.00/night at the Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center. 

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    APPROVED CE CREDIT HOURS:

     JBCC CE credit details (PENDING APPROVAL)  Credit Hours
     Non-ethics  pending
     Ethics  pending
     Total Hours  pending
       
     ATA credit details (PENDING APPROVAL)  CE Points
     Total CE Points  pending

    CANCELLATION POLICY:
    (Please see our Continuing Education Policy here): CE Policy and Procedures

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