Recorded training

Performance interpreting: A foot in both worlds

Cost from £25

As a performance interpreter how do you convey a performance written for a hearing audience, to Deaf theatregoers? Join Sarah Gatford as she takes us through the theatre interpreting process from the moment you receive the booking enquiry, right the way through to post-performance reflection.

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Reversing the Race to the Bottom: Exploring the Commoditisation of BSL Interpreting and Effective Responses

Cost from £25

Several recent market changes have impacted the BSL interpreting profession and associated professions, threatening to or succeeding in diminishing wages and working terms and conditions of interpreters.
As a result, Interpreters are retraining and leaving the profession. But what can be done about this seeming race to the bottom? Don’t miss this webinar to hear some proposed responses.
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Speak and ye shall find: how interpreting creates barriers in ethical reasoning skills

Cost from £25

What cognitive biases could be screwing up your decision making?

What values inform your practice and how do they differ from domain to domain?

How developed are interpreters’ moral judgment and ethical reasoning abilities?

What impact could that have on the assumptions they make in their day-to-day interpreting?

Robyn Dean has informed interpreter training worldwide for many years and joins Linguistpd to discuss the above. She will also share findings from her PhD data which investigates the ethical reasoning abilities of sign language interpreters studied in the US and makes recommendations for future training.

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Voiceover – finding the story behind the signs

Cost from £25

Is there room for improvement in your voiceover? Is confidence an issue?

This webinar seeks to give working interpreters (both trainees and qualified) confidence and practical techniques for translating into spoken English. Clare uses tools which are not currently taught in interpreter training and we know you’ll find her approach a refreshing one. You’ll also have a chance to try out the suggested techniques.

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Supervision for Professionals Working with Deaf People

Cost from £25

Are you a registered or trainee interpreter/STTR/Notetaker/lipspeaker? Have you been considering the value of individual/group supervision but wonder if it’s worth the time and money? Well now’s your chance to find out if it’s for you!

Having qualified with the Diploma in Supervision, Omoyele will be sharing her expertise and applying her learning from the course to all types of professionals on the NRCPD register (trainee and qualified). She will also be covering the benefits of and what to expect from both individual supervision and group supervision.

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Interpreting Counselling/Psychotherapy Sessions

Cost from £25

How should we approach interpreting a counselling/psychotherapy session? How will the interpreting decisions we make impact upon the therapy? What does the therapist need from us in order to do their job effectively? So many questions in this domain and until now, very few answers. This webinar will give you an opportunity to develop your reflective practice in relation to the triadic relationship within a therapeutic setting.

Structured CPD Points: 2

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Transference & Counter Transference: learning from the “Aha!” moments​​

Cost from £25

We’re delighted to have Dr Wendy McIntosh back by popular demand! In this session Wendy will explore the powerful psychodynamics of transference and countertransference including attachment and attachment theory.

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Interpreting For People With Minimal Language Skills/Idiosyncratic Communication ​

Cost from £25

Some people, most often due to a learning difficulty, mental health issues or children, have limited or unusual use of language.  .  It is here that the interpreter needs to employ all of their tools and break with convention in order to assist communication. This webinar seeks to remind you of the tools you currently have but may not be using. Jackie also shares her thoughts on ways of working and you will explore issues that could arise and how to resolve them through clear team working with other professionals.

Structured CPD Points: 2

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