Key Facts

  • Starting
    14 May 2024
    STC Wandsworth Remote Learning
    Start Time
    End Time
    1 Week
    Study Mode
    Part Time Evening
    Start Date
    14 May 2024
    Level 3


    19+ Fee
    £ 10
Community Interpreting Assessment Session

Please note that all interpreting assessment sessions & courses are delivered online Are you a Professional Interpreter and you would like a formal qualification? Or are you aspiring to get into this field? If so the Level 3 Certificate in Community Interpreting Qualification is perfect for you. This Open College Network (OCN) Level 3 Certificate in Community Interpreting is the minimum requirement for interpreters and one which is accepted throughout the industry for the majority of paid interpreting assignments. Once you have complete level 3 Certificate in Community Interpreting you will be able to work directly with Language Service Providers. Community Interpreting courses are accredited, it is not possible to simply enrol on the course. You must complete an initial assessment and induction session before you enrol in any of the Community Interpreting Level 3 Part 1 courses.

  • Introductory Course Info HE

    This is an online session to assess your English in order to progress onto a Community Interpreting Part 1 course.

  • Entry Requirements

    You must be 18 or over Be able to use the 4 skills fluently English Entry L 3 or above Be able to read, write and speak fluently in your community language - most students are native speakers of this. The community languages accepted to study the course with us are: Arabic; Bengali; Bulgarian; Farsi; French; Greek; Hindi; Italian; Japanese; Mandarin; Nepalese, Polish; Portuguese; Russian; Spanish; Tamil, Turkish; Urdu; Romanian; Somali Be able to use WORD to write your assessments Be able to send an email with a WORD attachment Be able to use Zoom to attend the Part/Part2 courses

  • Course Content

    During this online induction & assessment session you will find out more about Community Interpreting, will meet the course tutor and will have an opportunity to ask any questions that you may have about working in this field. We will also undertake assessments to ensure that the course is at the right level for you. We aim to assess the accuracy of your written & spoken English. Following the induction session, successful candidates will be contacted via email by the tutor to enrol in the community interpreting Part 1 courses.

  • Progression Next Steps

    If successful you can enrol in any of our community Interpreting courses part 1. all our part1 and part 2 courses run online. After this assessment the tutor will inform you within 48 hours of the result of the test via email.

  • Additional Information

    This assessment session is not free and does not have concessions, the fee for this session is fixed at £10 Please bear in mind the assessment session will be delivered online, teh tutor will send you the access link a few hours before the lesson starts

    this session has now a new date on TUE 14.5.24 at 10 am (online) the tutor will send you the link a few hours before the session starts

  • Course Structure

    this session is delivered online the tutor will send you the link a few hours before the session

  • Assessment Details

    Written test in English ( free writing) completed during the online session English oral assessment conducted by the tutor during the online session