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Vicios del lenguaje

Event Phone: (805) 380-6823


  • May 8 Session
    May 8, 2021
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Learn some misuses and wrong expressions of the Spanish language in this fun and engaging live webinar! Earn 4 CA continuing education points.

Mexican Super Slang!

Event Phone: (805) 380-6823


  • May 12 Session
    April 23, 2021 - May 12, 2021
    5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 15 Session
    May 15, 2021
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 31 Session
    May 31, 2021
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 5 Session
    July 5, 2021
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Description As in every community around the world, criminal groups in Mexico have developed a system of communication to identify each other. Caló from Mexico (AKA Caliche) stems from the combination of Spanish and other languages and a specific interpretation of words, also known as double entendre. This system was originally developed as a code

Webinar: Spanish Terminology in Everyday Life

Event Phone: (805) 380-6823

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  • March 31, 2021
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Description This four-hour terminology virtual workshop will delve into everyday terms used in Spanish from different regions, namely, Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean, with some phraseological “false friends” included. Participants will be able to identify Spanish variations/different equivalents of one English word depending on the region where Spanish is spoken. A terminology development section

Webinar: Spanish Terminology in Everyday Life

Event Phone: (805) 380-6823

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  • March 24, 2021
    5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Description This four-hour terminology virtual workshop will delve into everyday terms used in Spanish from different regions, namely, Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean, with some phraseological “false friends” included. Participants will be able to identify Spanish variations/different equivalents of one English word depending on the region where Spanish is spoken. A terminology development section

Legal & Administrative Translation (English/Spanish)


  • May-June Session
    May 19, 2021 - June 16, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • July-August Session
    July 7, 2021 - August 4, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Description This six-week workshop is targeted to translators wishing to have a better understanding of legal documents translation from and into English/Spanish. Emphasis will be placed on Spanish for Mexico and Spain and English for the US. Objectives Participants will learn (i) the differences between common law and civil law, the difference in Spanish-speaking and

Sight Translation and Consecutive Interpreting

Event Phone: (805) 380-6823


  • May Session
    February 18, 2021 - July 1, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Course Description: This eight-module workshop, taught in English and Spanish, covers theory, consecutive interpreting and note-taking skills development, as well as interpretation pitfalls. The second part of the course includes sight translation skill-building techniques and a good amount of practice.  Diversified materials are used to expose students to different settings, namely social services, education, legal,

Spanish/English Translation

Event Phone: (805) 380-6823


  • Apr-June Session
    April 26, 2021 - June 18, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • July-Sept Session
    July 6, 2021 - September 2, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Learn translation theory and apply it on all your translations! This course will cover different “genres” of translation to equip you with the skills to properly convey your source message into the target language.