Translating Program

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Translating Program

Welcome to MiTio’s Medical Interpreting and Translating Certificate Program (Download Catalog Here)

Students passing the course will receive a certificate. Our programs in medical interpreting and translating are for multilingual professionals who are able to speak, read, and write English and another Language fluently.

How Long will it take?

Each 40 hour Certificate Course is designed to be completed in 6 weeks at 6-7 hours per week (see table below): The course may be completed in 6 months (self-paced schedule). However, we require that each student enrolled, complete at least one unit per month of enrollment in the program.

Assignment                                           Approximate Hours per Week

 

Each Learning Path                                 1 hour – 90 minutes

Each Practice Session                              1 hour

Each Project                                           1 hour – 90 minutes

Forum Post per unit                                    1 hour

Each Essay/Book Review                          1 hour – 90 minutes

Application Process and Enrollment for New Students

1. Fill out the on-line application/enrollment form. Courses can be started within 24 business hours of tuition payment. Click on this Enroll Here  link or go to the “Enroll Here” tab at the top right hand side of this website to find the on-line application. Receive student login information.

2. You will receive your MiTio Username and Password within 24 business hours of tuition payment. This login information serves as your unique identifier.

3. Obtain course material. Each course has its unique text book. Students should purchase the text book in order to complete the reading and essay assignments.

4. Provide prerequisite documents. Students should fax their prerequisites documents to 877-804-6643.

Medical Translator Certificate (Download Catalog Here)

This course has two main components: communication and translation. In the communication portion of the course, the focus is on the technical study of oral and written language, linguistics, communication theory, and intercultural communication. The translation portion of the course consists of practical instruction in the theoretical and technical aspects of translation by means of short theoretical presentations and practical exercises in the production of finished, proofread and edited translated texts using word processors. Students will learn how to select and use generalized and specialized dictionaries, how to compile customized glossaries and learn the best approaches to document preparation and output. Students will also have ample opportunities to interact and present material in class.

Prerequisites: Age: 16 (License or other government issued ID with DOB)

Proof of Proficiency: LTI test or equivalent. Students may begin course pending receipt of these documents. 

Tuition Cost: $500

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Text Book:   Basic Concepts and MOdels for Interpreter and Translatore Training

Medical Translator Certificate II

 

Prerequisites:Age: 16 (License or other government issued ID with DOB)

  • Completion of previous 40 hour Translator Training Or letter from Employer stating 1 year experience
  • Proof of Proficiency: LTI test or equivalent. Students may begin course pending receipt of these documents. 
  • Tuition Cost:  $500
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  • Text Book:   In other words: A coursebook in Translation 

Medical Translator Certificate III

Prerequisites: Age: 16 (License or other government issued ID with DOB)

  • Completion of previous 40 hour Intermediate Translator Training Or letter from Employer stating 1 year experience. AND Completion MiTio placement test.
  • Proof of Proficiency: LTI test or equivalent. Students may begin course pending receipt of these documents. 
  • Tuition Cost:  $500

ENROLL HERE

 

  • Text Book:   Translation: An advanced resource book

 

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Testimonials

The only thing I can honestly say is that this course is amazing. Very well organized, full of … read more
Claudia N. - Massachusetts @ 2015-01-20, 04:10