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.

Idiomatic Expression and Medical Slang Training

3-hour approved continuing education class 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 idiomatic expressions and slang used in the medical setting understanding the origin, evolution and present use. By the conclusion of the class, interpreters will be capable of distinguishing common idiomatic expressions and will be able to render an equivalent expression in their target language or provide the meaning of the expression keeping accuracy.

Location:

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

Cost: See registration link as costs may differ

Date and Time: February 28th, 2017 from 5 pm to 9 pm

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!