Family Violence Interpreting Level 1


Friday, 6 October 2017  (Apply here, until 5pm, 29 September)


Monash University Law Chambers, 555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne.


One day (7 hours)

 PD points towards recertification:

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will be eligible to earn 20 PD points towards recertification (Section 1.4 or 1.5 of the NAATI Recertification Professional Development Catalogue)

About the course:

This short course is intended for interpreters who have commenced working or who plan to work in family violence settings. The course provides an introduction to the various facets of working in family violence settings, discusses best practice for interpreting in this field and features guest presentations from experts in the field. This course will be followed by a two-day course to be delivered in 2018.

These professional development short courses are run with the support of the Department of Premier and Cabinet, State Government of Victoria.


Intended audience:

The course is aimed at practising interpreters who are already working in the industry. It is open to interpreters of all languages.


Practising interpreters in any language in the State of Victoria:  $50 (GST included)

[The subsidised rate for Victorian interpreters is made possible by the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet’s Professional Development Program  for Translators & Interpreters]

Full cost (interpreters outside of Victoria): $216 (GST included).

AUSIT and ASLIA members (outside of Victoria) – 10% discount on full cost: $194 (GST included).

Application process:

To apply to register for this course, please complete and submit our online application form

Once submitted, we will advise the outcome of the application and provide payment details if appropriate. 

Attendance requirements:

Participants are required to attend the full day. Certificates of Completion will 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. Instructions for payment will be provided to successful applicants following submission of the application form. Refunds can only be provided when participants are unable to attend due to illness or other unavoidable circumstance, upon provision of relevant material evidence.