On-Demand Webinars

New Administrative Directive on Court Interpreter/Translator Compensation (Apr. 11, 2017)

PPT: Webinar – Admin Directive on Interp Compensation (4-11-17). If you have any questions about the content of this presentation, please contact Office of Professional Regulation directly.

What about CEUs for webinar participants?  For those of you who attended the April 11th webinar, please let the Office of Professional Regulation know your full name no later than April 17, 2017, by emailing court.interpreter@iowacourts.gov and using the subject “Webinar”. IITA can then cross-reference it with its own list of registrants in order to send you the certificate of attendance which allows you to receive one CEU. Please keep this certificate as proof when the time comes for you to submit your application for CEUs to the Iowa Judicial Branch.


New Iowa Court Rules on Court Interpreters & Translators (Aug. 4, 2015)

Presenters: John Goerdt and Dave Ewert
Recording of Aug 4-2015 webinar offered by IITA and the Iowa Judicial Branch that explains significant changes in the Iowa Court Rules on interpreter and translator qualifications, scheduling, ethics, continuing education requirements, and disciplinary process that are now in effect as of July 1, 2015. 

The webinar starts at 4:00. To fast forward, slide the blue bar to the right with your mouse. (The blue bar appears on the far left after the white bar starts). To enlarge the PPT slides for easier viewing, click the white square on the bottom right inside the black video area (reclick it to restore down to original size).

Webinar HandoutQ&A Document of all questions asked by participants during the live webinar.


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