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South Valley Economic Development Center
318 Isleta Blvd SW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87105
If you work in the healthcare field and want to improve your cross-cultural communications skills this 40 hour course is a great opportunity!
This course is for healthcare professionals who currently work or have worked in the healthcare field and are interested in improving their language and cultural competency skills when working with their Limited English Proficient clients. Students in this field are welcomed.
Registration Deadline – Wednesday, July 19 by 5 p.m.
~~~~ Class Schedule ~~~~
Class 1 Friday, August 4 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Class 2 Saturday, August 5 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Class 3 Saturday, August 12 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Class 4 Saturday, August 19 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Class 5 Saturday, August 26 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m
Lead Trainer: Cecilia Portal, CHI
For more information call: (505) 596-0592 or email [email protected]
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All sessions are held at the South Valley Economic Development Center, 318 Isleta Blvd. SW, Albuquerque, NM 87105
~~~~ About the course ~~~~
The Medical Interpreter is a 40-hour professional development program that prepares bilingual individuals to work as medical interpreters. It is used to train novice and experienced medical interpreters, and it is accepted by both accredited national certifying bodies. No interpreting experience is required in order to take the class but you must be bilingual.