Professional Development Short Courses

The Translation and Interpreting Studies program at Monash University is pleased to announce a new cycle of professional development short courses beginning in November 2016.


November 2016:

December 2016:

  • Ethics for Interpreters Workshop
  • Ethics for Translators in the Digital Age Workshop

February 2017:

  • Simultaneous Interpreting
  • Mental Health Interpreting
  • Introduction to Interpreting Workshop

Further details on all courses coming soon.
Enquire or express interest in upcoming PD short courses…


Previous professional development short courses run at Monash University have included:


Please note: this information relates to professional development short courses run by the Translation and Interpreting Studies program which are intended to update and extend the skills of practicing interpreters and translators.

Please note that these short courses do not lead to recommendation for NAATI accreditation.



If you are a TIS National interpreter, you may be able to receive reimbursement for the fee of this short course.

Further information is available on the TIS National website – Professional development for TIS National interpreters.

TIS National interpreters who wish to seek reimbursement for a Monash University Interpreting & Translation short course must successfully complete the course and receive a certificate of completion with PD points. Completion refers to attendance at 80% of face-to-face classes and completion of all homework/online activities.

Reimbursement will be provided only after the course has been fully completed. Reimbursement is restricted to one short course per year.

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For information on our postgraduate courses that can lead to recommendation for NAATI accreditation, please consult the Coursework section of the website.


If you have an enquiry about short courses, please send an email to the following address: or call: (03) 9905 2228