Details on each state's language access program, including contact persons and testing schedules
State Court Interpreter Frequently Asked Questions
So you want to be a court interpreter?
Professional court interpreters are individuals who possess an educated, native-like mastery of both English and a second language; display wide general knowledge, characteristic of what a minimum of two years of general education at a college or university would provide; and perform the three major types of court interpreting: sight translation, consecutive interpreting, and simultaneous interpreting.
Resources for court interpreters
Self-Assessment Tools and Study Resources
Legal Glossaries and Dictionaries
Colleges and Universities
Written and Oral Exam Resources
Court Interpreter Compensation and Salaries