Who is it for?
Are you a Professional Interpreter already working in the industry and want to develop your business and your career? If you have answered ‘yes’ to either of the above then the Business Skills Builder for Linguists suite of courses is for you.
Many interpreters, translators and other linguists have got excellent language skills needed to do the job, often the knowledge and skills to effectively run your own business is something which have to be picked up along the way. This course will give you the practical knowledge to be able to manage your day to day stress and use the time you have in a more effective way.
What jobs will I be able to do?
- Freelance Interpreter
- Freelance Translator
- Freelance Proof reader
- Freelance Reviewer
In these roles, you could earn between £30 and £60 per hour (source: http://www.prospects.ac.uk).
When can I start?
You can start the course today – why not sign up now?
How long does it take?
The average length of time taken is 6-10 hours.
Are there any requirements?
You will not need any special requirements to take this course, all you will require is an internet connection and basic computer skills.
What will I learn?
Time and Stress Management for Linguistsprovides practical exercises to support linguists in what is a stressful career. This course will support you to assess how you currently use your time, your current stress levels and your existing coping mechanisms. Having conducted this self assessment, exercises will support you to identify better, more effective ways in which to both understand your stress and manage it, as well as organise your time more efficiently.
This course is part of the Business Skills Builder suite of courses.
What support will I have?
- Personalised Individual Learning Plan
- Career Guidance
- High quality course online course materials
- Optional one-to-one mentoring support via phone, email and online
- Affiliate Membership with ISL (when available)
- Access to regular webinars and workshops
- 24-hour access to our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
- Guidance and support from you assigned, qualified Assessor
How will you assess me?
Time and Stress Management for Linguists coursesare vocational, which means that you will be assessed by demonstrating your ability to do the job through various assignments
How do I apply?
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