NAJIT’s 40th Annual Conference will be held on May 17-19, 2019 at Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Convention Center located at 2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville, TN. For more information, click here.

IITA’s 15th Annual Conference will be on Friday & Saturday, June 21 & 22, 2019 at DMACC Urban Campus in Des Moines, IA. Join IITA for our Annual Conference including pre-conference workshops in legal and medical interpreting/translation relevant topics. For more information, please click here.

The ATA 60th Annual Conference takes place October 23-26, 2019, in Palm Springs, California. Click here for more information.


  IITA-Sponsored Training:

Iowa Court Interpreter Orientation Workshop for Spring 2019 is TBD.

   IITA Webinars

Other Training and Education:


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


Iowa Court Interpreter Test Schedule 2018

Written exam: TBD
Location: DMACC Urban Campus, Building 1
Des Moines, Iowa

Oral exam: TDB
Location: Iowa Supreme Court Judicial Branch Building
1111 East Court Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50319

Click here for details.