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MIT Spring Language Assessment

Berkshire AHEC, Inc. - UMass Center at Springfield

Thursday, January 12, 2017
UMass Center at Springfield Tower Square 1500 Main Street SpringfieldMA  01105
Thursday, January 12, 2017
UMass Center at Springfield Tower Square 1500 Main Street SpringfieldMA  01105

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What's Included

Berkshire AHEC is offering a “Fundamentals of Medical Interpreting” for bilingual and multilingual individuals in Western Massachusetts. The components of the program include practical applications of fundamental interpreting skills, effective communication in the triad (client-provider-interpreter), listening and memory skills, comprehensive medical terminology in target languages, human anatomy and physiology vital to effective medical interpreting, and methods of interpreting in special settings. Role playing and medical terminology are incorporated into each session. A certificate of completion is provided upon completing the course and passing the final exam. Students may receive college credits and professional contact hours in nursing and social work. Classes will be held at UMass Center, Tower Square, 1500 Main Street, Springfield.

About This Organizer

Berkshire AHEC advances access to high quality healthcare & healthy lifestyles through academic and community partnerships.

Organizer Info

  • Berkshire AHEC, Inc.

Map & Direction

UMass Center at Springfield Tower Square 1500 Main Street SpringfieldMA  01105
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