Entry-Level 2: Community Interpreting

Dates and time:

Fridays 23 February and 2 March, 2018 – 9.30am to 5pm
(Applications have now closed)


Monash University Law Chambers, 555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne


14 hours, two face-to-face sessions

PD points towards recertification:

Successful completion of the course entitles participants to 40 points towards NAATI recertification (Section 1.2 of NAATI Recertification Professional Development Catalogue)

About the course:

This short course is a continuation of Entry-Level 1 to Community Interpreting, and extends the concepts and skills established in that workshop. Participants will consider various interpreting settings in greater detail, and will cover new skills including sight translation and chuchotage simultaneous interpreting. The short course will provide practical scenarios on Education, Legal and Health interpreting.

This professional development short course is run with the support of the Department of Premier and Cabinet, State Government of Victoria.

Intended audience:

The course is open to speakers of all languages who are interested in entering the interpreting profession. Participants should have completed either our Entry-Level 1 to Community Interpreting or another introductory course, or have other experience or knowledge of interpreting.


$408 (GST included).

AUSIT and ASLIA members receive a 10% discount: $367 (GST included).

Application process:

Applications for the course running in February/March have now closed. The next Community Interpreting Entry-Level course is scheduled for April.  If you’re not already on our mailing list, join it through this link to be notified when applications open.

Attendance requirements:

Certificates of Completion will only be issued to participants who attend all face-to-face hours of the course.

Payment conditions:

Payment of course fees is to be made via credit card, and is required to confirm registration in the course.  Instructions for payment will be provided to successful applicants following submission of the application form.

Please note that refunds can only be provided when participants are unable to attend due to illness or other unavoidable circumstance, upon provision of relevant evidence.


Please direct any enquiries to arts-translation-studies-enquiries@monash.edu