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Increase your career potential by expanding your language communication skills. For travel language classes, please see Languages under Special Topics.
 
Translators and interpreters are in high demand and work flexible hours from home. The U.S. Department of Labor says that the career field for certified translators can expect 40 percent job growth through 2024, with an average starting salary of $20 an hour. As a proficient Spanish-English bilingual, develop the knowledge and skills necessary for translation. To participate, you must possess a high level of proficiency in both languages. This course prepares you for the state certification test. $30 materials fee.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 14 sessions; starting 8/26/2017, ending 12/16/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/2/2017, 11/11/2017, 11/25/2017)

Tuition: $599.00

Materials Cost: $30.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Margarita Griggs 

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In this highly advanced class, build upon your English skills so you can succeed in a multitude of personal and professional settings. Incorporating the National College and Career Readiness Standards, you will have the ability to transition confidently into the professional arena. In addition, enjoy listening to guest speakers who will address specific professional issues.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/6/2017, ending 10/11/2017

Tuition: $69.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Rain Donohue 



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Increase your knowledge and effectiveness as a medical interpreter by reducing language barriers between patients and doctors. Become familiar with the different modes of interpretation that are performed verbally, in writing and by recordings while expanding your comprehension of medical terminology. Become aware of common mistakes and ethical responsibilities that are involved in medical interpreting. Internship not provided. 

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; 10 sessions; starting 9/25/2017, ending 11/27/2017

Tuition: $279.00

Materials Cost: $10.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Gigi Sefchick 



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Prepare yourself for the Nevada Supreme Court Interpreter Oral Certification Exam, scheduled to be held in early 2018. Learn and practice proven techniques in consecutive, sight and simultaneous modes. Also, discover how to use correct legal terminology in both English and Spanish, while better understanding the court process and criminal justice system. You'll find this class will benefit you if you are interested in working in the legal field or court system or for insurance companies, law enforcement or criminal justice careers.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; 11 sessions; starting 9/26/2017, ending 12/5/2017

Tuition: $419.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Gigi Sefchick 



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