Testing schedules by state

The table below is updated as information is received from member states.

To obtain further testing information, please contact the state representative directly using the Contact Persons for State and Federal Interpreter Programs page.

Member

State

Orientation/Skills Building Workshops

(Orientation unless otherwise noted)

Written Test

Oral Test - Complete Test or Phase 1

AL

For 2012 testing information contact

David Sawyer

david.sawyer@alacourt.gov

 

 

AK

For 2012 testing information contact

Brenda Aiken

 

 

AR

For 2012 test information contact

Mara Simmons

 

 

AZ

Arizona does not have any scheduled testing.

 

 

CA

For 2012 testing information contact

Jacquie Ring

 

 

CO

March 10-11, 2012

August 2012

November 2012

March 30, 2012

September 2012

December 2012

Individualized Scheduling-Exams will be scheduled individually.

CT

For 2012 testing information contact

Scott Hartley

 

 

DE

February 20, 2012

January 20, 2012

Dover

May 18, 2012

Wilmington

May 22-23, 2012

FL

 

Orlando

February 18, 2012

Miami

June 9, 2012

Orlando

May 16-18, 2012

Miami

September 5-7, 2012

GA

February 22-23, 2012

May 16-17, 2012

August 15-16, 2012

November 7-8, 2012

February 24, 2012

May 18, 2012

August 17, 2012

November 9, 2012

June 18-20, 2012

December 2012

HI

Oahu:

February 18-29, 2012

Maui:

February 28-29, 2012

Hilo:

March 15-16, 2012

Kona:

February 22-23, 2012

Kauai:

March 8-9, 2012















Oahu:

May 8 & 12, 2012,

October 17 & 20, 2012

Maui:

May 16, 2012

October 23, 2012

Hilo:

May 18, 2012

October 26, 2012

Kona:

May 10, 2012

October 18, 2012

Kauai:

May 9, 2012

October 16, 2012

Oahu:

August 28, September 4 & 10, 2012

Maui:

September 11, 2012

Hilo:

September 7, 2012

Kona:

August 30, 2012

Kauai:

September 13, 2012

IA

March 24-25, 2012

June 1, 2012

May 18, 2012

ID

Boise

May 4 & 5, 2012

For All Languages (pre-requisite to the written screening exam, the skill-building workshop, and the certification exam) (location: Ada County Courthouse)



July 20 & 21, 2012

Option Court Interpreter Skill-Building Workshop for all Languages (location: Ada County Courthouse)

Boise

June 22, 2012

Coeur d’Alene

June 22, 2012

Pocatello

June 22, 2012

Twin Falls

June 22, 2012

Idaho

Phase I: Certification Exam

September 7, 2012

Idaho

Certification Exam for Languages Other than Spanish

October 19, 2012

Idaho

Phase II: Certification Exam for the Spanish Language: Sight Translation and Consecutive Interpreting

October 26, 2012







IL/Cook Co

For 2012 testing information, go here.

 



 

 

IN

Orientation

January 26-27, 2012

Skill Building

April 26-27, 2012

February 10, 2012



Simultaneous

April 26-27, 2012

Oral Exam

May 14-18, 2013

KY

July 21-22, 2012

 

July 14-15, 2012

December 8-9, 2012

MA

For 2012 testing information contact

Gaye Gentes

 

 

ME

For 2012 testing information contact

Wendy F. Rau

wendy.rau@maine.gov

 

 

MD

Workshop – Foreign Language

March 10, 2012

Workshop – American Sign Language

March 10, 2012

Orientation – Foreign Language

May 18-19, 2012

Skills Building Workshop - Spanish

March 24, 2012



Written Exam

April 14, 2012

Language Profiency Interview (LPI)

April 24-27, 2012





Oral Exam – Spanish

May 2012

Oral Exam – Russian, Mandarin, Cantonese

June 2012











MI

 

March 27, 2012

June 26, 2012

Spanish Oral Proficiency

June 14-15, 2012



Languages Other Than Spanish

October 11-12, 2012

MN

Ethics & Orientation:

April & May 2012

 

February 13, 2012 (week of)

MO

Orientation

March 3-4, 2012

September 9-10, 2012

Skills Building

April 7-8 & May 1, 2012

October 3-4, 2012

June 2-3, 2012

November 17-18, 2012



June 2-3, 2012

November 17-18, 2012



MS

For 2012 testing information contact

Lisa Counts

 

 

NC

April 9-10, 2012

April 11, 2012

May 14-18, 2012

October 2012

NE

March 19-20, 2012

September 2012(dates TBD)



 

 

NH

For 2012 testing information contact

Donald Goodnow

 

 

NJ

Newark

March 8, 2012

June 20, 2012

October 24, 2012

Trenton

April 9, 2012

September 18, 2012

December 18, 2012



Trenton

January 12, 2012

March 20, 2012

May 23, 2012

July 12, 2012

September 19, 2012

November 29, 2012

Trenton

March 2012

June 2012

September 2012

November 2012

(There are three to four testing sessions per year)

NM

Orientation:

January 14, 2012

March 17, 2012

May 19, 2012

Skills Building:

January 15, 2012

March 18, 2012

May 20, 2012



Albuquerque

February 11, 2012

April 14, 2012

June 16, 2012













Albuquerque

Simultaneous Exam

April 7, 2012

June 16, 2012

July 14, 2012

Consecutive & Sight:

June 2, 2012

September 8, 2012

November 3, 2012



NY

Written test are typically given twice a year.

Oral test are typically given twice a year.

 

NV

For 2012 testing information contact

Andrea Krlickova



 

OH

Workshop

April 19-20, 2012

Ethics

May 11, 2012

Orientation

June 7-8, 2012

July 12-13, 2012

November 2012

OR

Orientation

February 3-4, 2012

Written Exam

January 19-20, 2012

Oral Exam

August 25-27, 2012

PA

Philadelphia – Foreign Language Only March 10-11, 2012

Harrisburg:

August 4-5, 2012

Pittsburgh – Foreign Language Only

June 2-3, 2012

Pittsburgh – Foreign & Sign Languages

August 6-7, 2012

Philadelphia

October 6-7, 2012

Philadelphia

April 20, 2012

November 16, 2012

Harrisburg

September 14, 2012

Pittsburgh

July 20, 2012 (PM only)

Philadelphia

February 17, 2012

June 22, 2012

August 24, 2012

December 7, 2012

Pittsburgh

September 21, 2012

(PM Only)

Harrisburg

May 11, 2012

October 26, 2012

SC

For 2012 testing information contact

Desiree Allen

 

 

TN

Orientation Proficiency Interview Workshop

Nashville

Find the links on the right-hand side for workshops in Nashville, Knoxville and Memphis here.

Nashville

January 26-27, 2012

April 26-27, 2012

August 2-3, 2012

November 1-2, 2012

Spanish – Nashville

February 21-24, 2012

February 2 - March 2, 2012

November 5-19, 2012

November 13-16

Languages Other Than Spanish - Nashville

April 2-5, 2012

TX

For 2012 testing information contact

Ray Pizarro

 

 

UT

Spanish Certification Training

Orientation

March 8 & 9, 2012

Skills Building Workshop

April 18-20, 2012

Advanced Skills Building Workshop

May 31, 2012

June 1, 2012

Logan, Ogden, Salt Lake City, Provo, St. George, Richfield, Moab, & Vernal:

January 20, 2012

April 27, 2012

July 27, 2012

October 19, 2012

June 20-22, 2012

VA

Arlington

March 17-18, 2012

Virginia Beach

March 22-23, 2012

Richmond

March 24-25, 2012

Roanoke City

March 29-30, 2012

Arlington

March 17-18, 2012

Virginia Beach

March 22-23, 2012

Richmond

March 24-25, 2012

Roanoke City

March 29-30, 2012

 

VT

For 2012 testing information contact

Laura Dolgin

 

 

WI

Appleton

March 9-10, 2012

Milwaukee

May 19-20, 2012

Wausau

August 25-26, 2012

Madison

October 20-21, 2012

Appleton

April 13, 2012

Milwaukee

June 15, 2012

Wausau

September 21, 2012

Madison

November 16, 2012

Madison

February 28-29, 2012

June 26-27, 2012

Decembe 4-5, 2012







WV

For 2012 testing dates contact

Jennifer Singletary

 

 

 

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