Interpreter Career Journey – Expert

Your interpreter career journey starts here.

Whether you are taking first steps or seeking to sharpen your skills, ISL can support you at every stage. We provide training and qualifications for the entire interpreter journey; simply use our guide below, by clicking on each level, to find the right courses and starting point for you.

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For interpreting across all specialisms, including police and courts.Level 6 Diploma in Community Interpreting: Level 6 Certificate in Community Interpreting – ideal for an interpreting career at expert levelFor interpreting work for the police, courts, probation service or business, the Level 6 Certificate in Community Interpreting provides the opportunity to specialise at the highest level.The Level 6 Diploma in Community gives you access to clients requiring expert interpreting. You can work through a Language Service Provider to be offered these assignments or source clients yourself directly.

This qualification is equivalent to the Diploma in Public Service Interpreting (DPSI) and is taken through distance learning and a combination of online research, written assignments, webinars, workshops and interaction with an assigned assessor.

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  • Study hours: 260+
  • Average time to pass: 9 – 12 months
  • Price: £1195

If you are unsure as to which level is right for you, take our quiz below to find out:

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