Self-assessment and study tools

Interested in becoming a court interpreter?

Click here for details on each state’s language access program, including contact persons and testing schedules.

NCSC Oral Examinations Ready for Administration

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Quick Links

State Court Interpreter Frequently Asked Questions

Related Websites

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Video Resources

Professional rewards of being a court interpreter

Court interpreter credentialing

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Federal Court Interpreters

If you're interested in becoming a court interpreter in the federal courts, visit the Federal Court Interpreter Certification Examination program.

The following resources have been designed to help you assess your readiness to be a court interpreter and find study tools and practice materials.  This is not a comprehensive list of study resources and you may wish to conduct your own search for training programs online and in your area.

Self Assessment and Study Tools

Qualifications

Common Oral Interpreting Exam Performance Deficiencies

Resource Guide for Court Interpreters

Legal Glossaries and Dictionaries

Practice Examination Kits

Two Practice Examination Kits are available for interpreters who are preparing to sit for a state court interpreter oral examination.  NCSC does not at this time offer a practice kit for the written examination.  Click here for more information or to purchase a practice exam kit.

Interested in becoming a court interpreter?

Click here for details on each state’s language access program, including contact persons and testing schedules.

NCSC Oral Examinations Ready for Administration

____________________

Quick Links

State Court Interpreter Frequently Asked Questions

Related Websites

______ _____________

Video Resources

Professional rewards of being a court interpreter

Court interpreter credentialing

____________________

Federal Court Interpreters

If you're interested in becoming a court interpreter in the federal courts, visit the Federal Court Interpreter Certification Examination program.