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The Institute offers high-level short-term professional programs in translation, interpretation, and localization.

Participants benefit from working with some of the finest language education faculty and staff in the field. These programs include intensive courses designed for continuing education of working professionals. Customized programs for groups seeking specific skill building and professional development for translators and interpreters are also possible.

Current Offerings

Computer-Assisted Translation

On-site

Designed to introduce language professionals to the critical importance of computer-assisted translation (CAT), this course focuses on the use of translation memory (TM) and terminology management tools throughout all phases of a project.

How to Get Machine Translation to Work for You

Hybrid online and on-site

In this hands-on course, faculty lead translators through the steps of how to build custom, purpose-built MT engines using both commercially and publicly available tools.

Community Interpreting as a Profession

Online

Learn how and where interpreters provide services in the community, the legal requirements for guaranteeing language access in public services, the skills and aptitudes interpreters must have to perform this important work, the ethical standards they abide by in their daily practice, and the role of the interpreter as a linguistic mediator between provider and client.

Website Translation and Localization

Hybrid online and on-site

Understand and implement the more technical aspects of translation, including web content creation, HTML design, and website authoring.