Training Events


  • January 13, 2021 - April 18, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 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.

  • January 18, 2021 - March 15, 2021
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Join Professor Pike for a test prep orientation Zoom session, where she will explain the steps needed to take the state exam for court interpreter and the national exam for medical interpreters. This free live meeting will feature an overview of the exams and other prep courses offered by Prof. Pike, and a Q&A section

Event Phone: (805) 380-6823

  • February 19, 2021 - May 14, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 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,