Entry-Level 2: Community Interpreting

Dates and time:

Friday 8 & Saturday 9 March 2019, from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Registration is now closed
Friday 11 & Saturday 12 October 2019, from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm


Monash University Law Chambers, 555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne


14 hours of face-to-face sessions split over two days

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 interpreting. The short course will provide practical scenarios in 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 on Friday 8 & Saturday 8 March 2019 have now closed.  If you’re not already on our mailing list, join it through this link to receive a notification once the next intake open for registrations.


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.


For general enquiries about our professional development short courses, please email us on  arts-translation-studies-enquiries@monash.edu or call: (03) 9905 2123.