OCN Level 4 Community Interpreter in Public and Private Sector

  • This course is suitable for both, unqualified and inexperienced bi- lingual people, as well as those who are working as interpreters, but haven’t got any training.
  • Duration: 5 week course. Fridays and Saturdays from 10.00 hrs– 15.30 hrs.
  • Cost: £485.00
  • Covers all 7 public sectors: Health, Education, Social Service, Housing, Benefits, Criminal Justice (Police interviews and procedures and Courts Northern Ireland) and Immigration.
  • Covers Private Sector: Employment procedures, disciplinary procedures and grievances.
  • Guest speakers, full preparation pack and CD with detailed information on all sectors.
  • In order to achieve the accredited certificate, the students will have a final role play at the end of the course and they will have to submit a portfolio.
  • Students will receive an OCN certificate.
  • Introduces bilinguals to the interpreting business and presents them with an opportunity to start a career.
  • Gives you the opportunity to start working as an interpreter after the successful completion of the course.

Venue: Belfast

Dates:

Session Date Day Times
1 3 May 2019 Friday 10.00 hrs – 15.30 hrs
2 4 May 2019 Saturday 10.00 hrs – 15.30 hrs
3 10 May 2019 Friday 10.00 hrs – 15.30 hrs
4 11 May 2019 Saturday 10.00 hrs – 15.30 hrs
5 17 May 2019 Friday 10.00 hrs – 15.30 hrs
6 18 May 2019 Saturday 10.00 hrs – 15.30 hrs
7 24 May 2019 Friday 10.00 hrs – 15.30 hrs
8 25 May 2019 Saturday 10.00 hrs – 15.30 hrs
9 31 May 2019 Friday 10.00 hrs – 15.30 hrs
10 1 June 2019 Saturday 10.00 hrs – 15.30 hrs

Entry Requirements:

Good level of spoken and written English.

How to apply:

Please contact s.oneill@diversityni.co.uk by 17:00 hrs on Friday, 12 April 2019 to receive the admission form and be allocated free assessment slot.

Assessments take place on Tuesday, 16 April 2019.