HOW TO PREPARE FOR CERTIFICATION

For the Written Exam: 

  1. The  CMI Candidate Handbook (national-board-candidate-handbook.pdf)
  2. The monthly one-hour long webinars, with about 30 minutes dedicated to open Q&A. For information on the webinars, please see the webinar announcements on the home page under quick links.
  3. Candidates are encouraged to become familiar with the following content areas:
    • Interpreter Standards of Practice
    • Codes of Ethics 
    • CLAS Standards (the appropriate links are available in the CMI Candidate Handbook).

For the Oral Exam:  

  1. The  CMI Candidate Handbook (national-board-candidate-handbook.pdf)
  2. The monthly one-hour long webinars, with about 30 minutes dedicated to open Q&A. For information on the webinars, please see the webinar announcements on the home page under quick links.
  3. In addition,  there is a Candidate Preparation Document  for the Oral Exam that explains the computer based exam functions at  Candidate_test_preparation_2015.pdf
  4. To review a presentation on how to navigate the oral exam, click HERE.

IMIA Education Registry 

If you are interested in training courses to become a medical interpreter, please see the IMIA Education Registry at: www.imiaweb.org/education/trainingnotices.asp

CHIA

http://www.chiaonline.org/Interpreter-Training-Programs