Mandatory Prerequisite: Introduction to Interpreting

Do you speak Spanish or Portuguese? Explore career opportunities using your mastery of English and a second language. Discover everything you need to know about the Judicial and Medical Interpreting certificate program. Explore the three different modes of interpreting: consecutive interpreting, simultaneous interpreting, and sight translation. This class is a prerequisite to register for the program and includes the required testing of your second language abilities.

Thurs, Sept 1st
5 pm – 9 pm, online via zoom
Fee: $39
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Judicial And Medical Interpreting Certificate –

English/Spanish OR English/Portuguese

Instructors: Beatriz Craney, Rejane Franco

Court interpreters work in a variety of legal settings, such as attorney-client meetings, preliminary hearings, arraignments, depositions, and trials. Medical interpreters help patients communicate with doctors, nurses, and other medical staff. 35 sessions, 87.5 hours.

All of the following courses must be completed. The courses run concurrently and meet from 6:30-9 pm on the dates listed below:

Fee and Codes: $2249 (plus required texts of approximately $300)
English/Spanish, Sept 17 – Feb 4, XBUSC 056, Online live instruction
English/Portuguese, Sept 17 – Feb 2, XBUSC 057, Online live instruction
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English/Spanish Track Schedule

English/Portuguese Track Schedule


If you have any questions, please contact Chris Carroll 732-224-2380 ccarroll@brookdalecc.edu


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