Linguistpd webinars are designed to make your professional development as simple and convenient as it can be. We offer a range of courses in the form of webinars on innovative subjects which you can “attend” in the comfort of your own home.

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Did you miss our latest LIVE WEBINAR?:

Supporting Deaf Children in Primary Education with

Marilyn Henderson

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We are currently offering tutorials on Remote Interpreting & Using Zoom!

Has your face-to-face work has now dramatically reduced? Are you considering working remotely from home? What sort of technology will you need? How does it differ from face-to-face interpreting?

Wendy Ledeux has 14 years’ experience of video relay interpreting as well as extensive experience using Zoom hosting Linguistpd webinars and is happy to share that experience with you in this one hour 1:1 turorial!

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Upcoming training

Remote Working & Using Zoom – Individual Tutorials at a variety of times

Wendy Ledeux

  • Date: 30 September 2020
  • Time: 09:00-18:00
  • Cost: £35
  • Cost (US): £25

Has your face-to-face work now dramatically reduced? Are you considering working remotely from home? What sort of technology will you need? How does it differ from face-to-face interpreting?

Wendy Ledeux has 14 years’ experience of video relay interpreting as well as extensive experience using Zoom hosting Linguistpd webinars and is happy to share that experience with you on a 1:1 basis! You’ll learn about the technological requirements of remote interpreting, how to assess your own suitability, discuss practical and ethical considerations and much more!

NB The date/times are illustrative. Pick a time to suit you both.

We are currently fully booked for this tutorial until 29th July then w/c 17th August

 

 

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Linguistpd courses

Working as an interpreter in other countries: France

Delivered by Aurelia Nana Gassa Gonga

  • Duration: 2+ hours
  • Cost: £30

What can we learn from our French sign language interpreting colleagues?  What’s the interpreting climate like?

France has recently launched its nationwide video interpreting service. How is that funded and what standards are in place to ensure quality?

The French Sign Language profession has been impacted by the development of a new role, the ‘Interface’ which apparently does not require those who are interpreting to remain impartial or interpret everything that is said in front of a Deaf person. Aurelia discusses the challenges that poses to both service providers and consumers.

During this course Aurelia will give us an insight into the challenges and successes facing French sign language interpreters as well as her PhD research into International Sign.

Scroll down for a subtitled preview of the course, where Aurelia discusses France’s new nationwide video interpreting service:

 

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What users are saying about Linguistpd's webinars

I think this presentation/research would enrich any interpreter training programme. It’s amazing how little we know when we are sent off into the big wide world! Hurruh for CPD! ” – Nancy, Interpreter

“Will use the workbook later – I love them, and get great CPD ideas from them.” – June, Interpreter

“I enjoyed everything about it.”

“Loving the Webinars and so easy to be involved in training like this.”

“I thoroughly enjoyed the webinar. It’s such an easy way to get CPD points from the comfort of your own home. And I certainly learned a lot. I’ll definitely get involved again.”