NATI to hold Annual Conference on August 3-5, 2017 in Bellevue, Nebraska. Registration now open.

ATA hosting 58th Annual Conference on October 25-28, 2017 in Washington, D.C. For more information, click here.



  IITA-Sponsored Training:

The next Court Interpreters’ Workshop will be in the fall, at the DMACC Urban Campus in Des Moines.


   IITA Webinars


Other Training and Education:

Gloria Rivera is hosting a free webinar, “Build-A-Glossary,” Thursday, June 22nd at 9 am PDT/12 pm EDT/5 pm UK. For more information, click here.



NCI holds workshops to help candidates prepare for federal court Spanish interpreter certification. Participants take a sample exam under testing conditions each day of the workshop. This is followed by detailed critique and analysis with a highly experienced, federally certified instructor.

Northwestern College Translation and Interpretation Program, ongoing

DMACC Interpretation and Translation Program, ongoing


Federal Court Interpreter Certification Exam (Spanish/English), testing will be in summer 2017. Click here for more information.


Iowa Court Interpreter Test Schedule 2017

Written exam: Friday, June 9, 2017
Location: DMACC Urban Campus, Building 1
Des Moines, Iowa

Oral exam: Friday, May 19, 2017
Location: Iowa Supreme Court Judicial Branch Building
1111 East Court Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50319

Click here for details.