New career training opportunity | Community Interpreting Service (CIS) | Medway Council

New career training opportunity

We annually host an accredited training course for people who are interested in pursuing a fulfilling career in interpreting and are proficient in English and another language.

Gain a qualification in Community Interpreting

Attend a course with Medway Adult Education and use your ability to speak 2 languages to gain a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification in Community Interpreting.

Level 3 Essential Skills in Community Interpreting

The course is for people who:

  • would like to develop their interpreting skills to train as professional interpreters and gain employment
  • are interested in improving the quality of their work, voluntary or otherwise

The course will focus on:

  • interpreting skills
  • the role of the interpreter and the issues this raises
  • agency knowledge including education, housing and health issues

Applications

To apply, please contact cis@medway.gov.uk or call the Community Interpreting Service team on 01634 335 577.