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Skillset Courses

Introduction to Interpreting Skill Set

What are the Skill Set courses?
Getting certified by NAATI requires you to complete formal training in translating and/or interpreting. However, NAATI understands that formal training can be hard to access, depending on the language and location.
To support people to access the minimum training to start working in the profession, NAATI recognises the below Skill Set Courses as meeting some or all of NAATI’s prerequisite requirements for the following credentials (depending on the type of training completed):
  1. Recognised Practising Translator or Interpreter
  2. Certified Translator
  3. Certified Provisional Interpreter.
A Skill Set Course will cover the following Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) units that provide foundational training in translation and interpreting and is generally taught in mixed-language cohorts. Find out more on Naati.

PSPSS00063 - Introduction to Interpreting Skill Set

Course Description: Graduates of this course satisfy NAATI's prerequisites for sitting the Certified Provisional Interpreter Tests (only available for languages NAATI have tests for, see more details).

Passed all assignments & assessments. Babel International College will issue a statement of attainment.

Course Content 
Code Unit Name 
PSPTIS102 Apply codes and standards to ethical practice
PSPTIS103 Build glossaries for translating and interpreting assignments
PSPTIS104 Prepare to translate or interpret
PSPTIS114 Manage interactions in general settings

Mode of teaching: 
Online & Face to Face
Duration: 12 weeks (Excluding holidays)
Application fee: $200
Tuition fee: $1400
Resource fee: $100
Online Selfpace
Duration: within 12 months
Tuition fee: $998 Intakes:
Any time