Interpreting for Torture Survivors

£99.00 inc. VAT

Interpreters have to be prepared for a whole range of difficult and emotional situations and one of the most challenging but fairly common is interpreting for torture survivors.

Often when people come into the UK they have experienced some form of torture and this can have a significant impact on interpreting assignments.

This course prepares you by defining torture, examines the skills and knowledge that you will need and the types of challenges and behaviours you will come across when interpreting for survivors.

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Course Description

When can I start?

You can start the course today. Click the ‘Get Started Now’ button above and complete the checkout process.

What is the cost?

The course is priced at ÂŁ99.

How long does it take?

The average length of time taken is 5 hours.

Are there any requirements?

You will require is an internet connection and basic computer skills.

What will I learn?

You will learn how to recognise and respond to survivors of torture

Course Outcomes

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Define what is meant by torture
  • Explain the different types of torture and the consequences of torture on individuals
  • List the skills needed by an Interpreter working with torture survivors
  • Describe the impacts of culture on Interpretation
  • Describe what to do and how to behave when Interpreting with torture survivors

How will you assess me?

The course has a knowledge review at the end of the course to check what you have learned. You can revisit part or all of the course at any time once you have completed it.

What will I get?

Once you have completed the course you will be able to download a certificate of achievement.