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Welcome to our world, the world of language, culture and interpreting. Here is a place where we communicate and connect across borders and frontiers. Let's make sure that anyone who needs community services and language assistance gets a trained and qualified interpreter!
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“I send all of my new bilingual family and community outreach facilitators to the 40-hour course The Community Interpreter® International and it’s fantastic! They come back with improved interpreting skills, a better understanding of language access laws, and an increased professionalism in their role of providing services to immigrant families in the schools.”
— Laura M. Gardner, ELL Family & Community Outreach Manager
Anne Arundel County Public Schools, Maryland
"Thank you for creating such a trusting and safe space. I know the experience was probably an eye-opener for a lot of the trainers. [...] I believe you have given us skills to make us better trainers and have challenged us to grow as trainers.
- Victoria Walker, Health Promotion and Education Director
Mississippi State Department of Health
Office of Health Disparity Elimination
“With such overwhelmingly positive feedback...we look forward to bringing [Marjory Bancroft] back as a regular for future professional development workshops and summits. Thank you or instructing, inspiring and energizing our membership!”
-Antonio E. Guerra, President, Delaware Valley Translators Association (DVTA)
A Chapter of the American Translators Association (ATA)
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Language and culture is real life. If you want to become a professional community interpreter and impress others with your skills, expertise and professional dignity, you need quality training. Join the adventure. Sign up for THE COMMUNITY INTERPRETER® International Edition!
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"Exciting to be taught by a leader in the community -- the passion of each and every one of the trainers comes through in their knowledge and seriousness and joie de vivre about this profession."
"This course have given me the tools to feel more confident on my assignments. The role playing has been a valuable asset."
"The training was carried out thoughtfully and with much conviction! I will highly recommend the training to future fellow interpreters."
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About Cross-Cultural Communications
Cross-Cultural Communications is the only national training agency in the U.S. devoted to community interpreting and cultural competence. It is also the only organization that licenses community interpreter trainers across the U.S. and in other countries. For more information about Cross-Cultural Communications please visit www.cultureandlanguage.net.
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