Internationally known and recognized instructor – Katherine Allen will present on note-taking skills. Not just for conference and legal interpreters practicing long consecutive, the appropriate use of notes can greatly enhance an interpreter’s performance in any dialogic setting. The trick is learning when and how to take notes to facilitate better communication.
Guest Speaker: Katharine Allen | Community and Conference Interpreter, InterpretAmerica Co-founder, Interpreter Trainer and Instructor, Author
Qualifies for 2 PDU’s/CEU’s with agencies and professional memberships across Canada.
Thursday, June 17, 2021
4:30 – 6:30pm PST (this is a 2-hour workshop)
This workshop will cover the proper role and purpose of note-taking for consecutive interpreting in community interpreting environments.
By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
- Describe the role of consecutive note-taking in educational settings.
- Practice Rozan’s 7 steps for consecutive note-taking.
- Develop symbols and abbreviations for consecutive note-taking.