Interpreting in Crisis Situations


Friday 28 June 2019 from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm


Monash University Law Chambers, 555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne


8 hours of face-to-face delivery sessions 

PD points towards recertification:

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

About the course:

This short course covers the different types of crisis situations in a community environment.  The short course will combine presentations and reflective practice exercises from T&I professionals and industry experts, exploring topics such as interpreting skills and techniques, occupational health and safety, vicarious trauma and self-care. 

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 aimed at those with or without prior experience interpreting in crisis situations interested in obtain practical knowledge to be better prepared when these type of situations arise. It is open to speakers of all languages, who have high-level language skills in English and another language or languages.


$273 (GST included).

Current AUSIT and ASLIA members are eligible to receive a 10% discount. Subject to verification of membership.

Application process:

Applications will be opened in early 2019.  Join our mailing list using this link, to be notified once the course is open for registration.

Attendance requirements:

Participants are required to attend all face-to-face hours of the course.

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. Payment of course fees must be made in order to attend the course and be eligible to receive a certificate of completion. 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 or call: (03) 9905 2123.