MICATA’s conference is March 24-26,2017, at the Regnier Center & Nerman Museum on the campus of Johnson County Community College – 12345 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66210. For more information, click here.

NAJIT is having their 38th Annual Educational Conference May 19th – May 21st, 2017 at the Hilton McLean Tyson’s Corner, 7920 Jones Branch Drive, McLean, VA 22102. For more information, click here.

IITA to hold its 13th Annual Conference June 16-17, 2017 at DMACC Urban Campus, 1100 7th St, Des Moines, Iowa. More information to come.
          For those who would like to present at the conference, click here.

ATA is holding their 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 April 29th-30th, 2017, at the DMACC Urban Campus in Des Moines. Deadline to register is April 17th. For more information, click here.


   IITA Webinars


Other Training and Education:

There is a great opportunity for networking and promotion of NATI services at an annual international business conference in Omaha on March 9, 2017.  It is a free event with 8 speakers, including Lt. Governor of Nebraska who will talk about international business at UNO Alumni Center.  To register, and 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: has yet to be announced

Oral exam: has yet to be announced

Click here for details.