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How to Make Money from your Language Skills – Foundation in Health Interpreting

£90.00 inc. VAT

“This is the ideal course for someone to start out interpreting or to re-enforce your knowledge. The course certificate helped me to find additional work opportunities with bigger interpreting agencies.” Eliza – Interpreter, Northampton

If you have bilingual language skills it is possible to earn money and start a career in interpreting.

With the Foundation in Interpreting from the International School of Linguists, you can gain the first level required to begin work.

The Foundation in Interpreting provides a taste of what a career in interpreting could be like and qualification can be achieved in as little as ten hours.

Interested?  These are your next steps

We need you to complete our online registration

For registration we require the following:

  • A completed application form (fill out online)

Read more further down the page, or make a start on your new career by clicking on the ‘Get Started Now’ button below.


Course Description

Job roles applicable for the course

  • Freelance face to face interpreter
  • Freelance Telephone (Over the Phone) interpreter

Entry Requirement

  • Fluent in English and at least one other language
  • Standard of English will be tested within the course content

Course Content

  • English Proficiency test
  • How to be a Public Service Interpreter parts 1-4
  • Interpreting in Health Services
  • How to find work as an Interpreter

Course Assessment

  • English proficiency test and knowledge assessment

Course Duration

  • 10-20 hours on average, Work at your own pace.

Course Outcome

  • Certificate of Completion (available as a download)

Course Cost

  • The course is priced at £75


Earning potential on completion

  • Between £14-£60 per hour

Your career pathway

  • Level 3 Certificate in Community Interpreting with ISL


Interested?  These are your next steps

We need you to do to complete our online registration

  • Click on the ‘Get Started’ button below
  • Complete the online checkout process
  • Make payment using PayPal, a credit or debit card
  • You will be emailed details on how to start the course


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