Events Calendar

Special events, classes, workshops and training

With roots deep in the communities we serve, Affordable Language Services offers special events, classes, workshops and training. Stay on top of these and other valuable events, and take advantage of all we have to offer.

Children in the Emergency Department

2-hour continuing education training for medical interpreters who provide services to limited English proficiency families from countries around the world. This class will familiarize interpreters with the most common emergency department visits for children.  By the conclusion of the class, interpreters will recognize common pediatric emergency department situations including seizures, trauma, resuscitation and cyanosis, as well as identify their methods of treatment. This will allow the interpreter to render a proper interpretation of the terminology involved in these life and death cases.

*2.0 CEU’s through CCHI and .2 CEU’s through IMIA*

Location:

Affordable Language Services
4350 Glendale Milford Rd.,  Room 140
Cincinnati, OH 45242

Date and Time: August 31st, 2017 from 8:45am to 11:30am

See Registration Form to sign up

Code of Ethics and its Application in the Field of Medical Interpreting

4-hour continuing education training for medical interpreters who provide services to limited English proficiency families from countries around the world. This class will familiarize interpreters with the most common ethical dilemmas encountered in the field.  By the conclusion of the class, interpreters will recognize the importance of the code of ethics, identify the seven core values found in the code of ethics for interpreters in health care, and apply the principles of code of ethics when making real life decisions.

*3.5 CEU’s through CCHI and .35 CEU’s through IMIA*

Location:

Affordable Language Services
4350 Glendale Milford Rd.,  Room 140
Cincinnati, OH 45242

Date and Time: December 6th, 2017 from 3pm to 7:00pm

See Registration Form to sign up

Bridging the Gap: Medical Interpreter Course

Bridging the Gap is the top training program for medical interpreters in the US. The goal is to provide medical interpreter training for bilingual people to work as interpreters in clinics and hospitals.

Here is what some of our participants have said:

“It was a great class! I cannot wait for the next opportunity to take continuous training.”

“Amazing teacher! Shares a wealth of experience!”

Location:

Affordable Language Services
4350 Glendale Milford Rd.,
Cincinnati, OH 45242

Cost: See registration form as costs may differ.

2017 Program Dates

Spring: March 10th-12th & 17th-19th 
Summer: July 21st-23rd & 28th-30th
Fall: October 13th-15th & 20th-22nd

Registration Form

Information via telephone: 513-745-0888

Don’t forget: Bridging the Gap is one of the stepping stones to becoming a certified medical interpreter!