VITA is dedicated to promoting professional recognition and growth opportunities through educational and training initiatives targeting translation and interpreting professionals in the State of Virginia.
Whether you are interested in becoming an interpreter or are looking to improve your skills through additional training, there are multiple opportunities and choices on-site or online.
We have compiled a list of trainings programs as a service to members and visitors to our website.
*This is not an exhaustive list, there are more programs.
VITA does not promote or endorse any of the programs listed below.
VCU, SETI Program (Spanish-English Translation Interpretation), certificate program in Spanish-English Translation and Interpretation. This certificate equips you with the skills needed to further pursue the
following specialized certifications: state and federal court; national healthcare interpreter; and translation certification.
Mary Washington University - Interpreter Training in collaboration with the National Institute for Coordinated Healthcare in Pennsylvania: An intensive, interactive, professional 40 hour interpreter training course.
The American Translators Association (ATA) – offer a generalist translation certification in various
Medical /Healthcare Interpreter Certification
The National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters (NBCMI)
Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters (CCHI)