MATI’s 15th Annual Conference will be held on September 29, 2018 at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis Campus Center located at 420 University Blvd, Indianapolis, IN. For more information, click here.

ATA’s 59th Annual Conference will be held on October 24-27, 2018 at the New Orleans Marriott located at 555 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130. For more information about the conference, click here.


  IITA-Sponsored Training:

Iowa Court Interpreter Orientation Workshop will be held Saturday, September 29th and Sunday, September 30th, 2018. Deadline to register is September 21st, 2018 at 5pm. For more information, click here.


   IITA Webinars



Other Training and Education:

There will be a Court Interpreter  Orientation Workshop for certification in Nebraska held on October 13-14, 2018. Deadline to register is October 5, 2018. Click here for more information.


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: Monday, October 29, 2018
Location: DMACC Urban Campus, Building 1
Des Moines, Iowa

Oral exam: Friday, November 9, 2018
Location: Iowa Supreme Court Judicial Branch Building
1111 East Court Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50319

Click here for details.