Introduction to Legal Interpreting

Legal interpreting is a complex process that requires specialized training in: interpreting techniques (sight translation, consecutive interpreting and simultaneous interpreting), legal language, and the legal system. In this class, you will receive a thorough introduction into the American court system; you will learn legal terminology, court proceedings, and the ethics of court interpreting. This course is approved for 12 CE credits with the Supreme Court of Nevada: Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC).

Prerequisite: Must provide proof of proficiency in both English and Spanish at least three business days prior to starting program coursework.

This course has discount registration fees! UNLV Staff and Alumni, visit for more information. Otherwise, email us at to see if you qualify for a discount.

Please note: this course has Prerequisites

Dates:September 6-27, 2022
 Tu from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 4 sessions
Location:Online-UNLVGO and Zoom
Instructor:Cristina Sanchez
Fee: $339.00
Textbook:The Bilingual Courtroom (ISBN: 9780226043784).

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