The Diploma of Interpreting provides foundational skills for new entrants to the interpreting industry. Students are prepared for work typically in the community and business domains which include sectors such as general health, welfare, education, tourism, and social services. Interpreters are also prepared for non-complex disability assistance, preliminary police interviews, and other communication situations encountered in customer and community information environments. The course prepares students to interpret in informal business and workplace contexts where the consequences of errors in communicative intent can be readily managed.
This course is delivered over 20 weeks + 6 weeks of holidays.
Weekday and weekend classes are available (20 hours per week) + self-study component.
This qualification suits students seeking employment in the following job roles:
The delivery methods for this course include:
Students must successfully complete the following units:
Recognition is available (on application) to students with prior skills, experience, knowledge or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training, in a related area. Recognition may reduce the duration of your studies.
On completion of the PSP50916 Diploma of Interpreting (LOTE-English), students may pursue the PSP60816 Advanced Diploma of Translating at Stanley College or be granted entry into selected Bachelor courses at Universities.
|Completion of PSP50916 Diploma of Interpreting (LOTE English)|
|Applicable Tests Available||Student Pathway|
|Credentialed Community Language Test (CCL Test)||- NAATI expects that individuals that pass the NAATI CCL test will be able to claim CCL points (referred to as the five bonus points).|
|- An individual who has passed a CCL test is not NAATI Certified to work as An interpreter or translator.|
|NAATI Certification Test||- NAATI Certified Provisional interpreter|
*Note: Students can complete the CCL test independently, without completing the PSP50916 or PSP60816 qualifications*
Please familiarise yourself with Stanley College’s Refund and Cancellation Policy.
This is a NAATI Endorsed Qualification.
Tuition Fee: $7,650
Materials Fee: $150*
Easy payment plans available.
*The Materials Fee covers equipment and resources used in the delivery of your course at Stanley College.
Funding is available under the Jobs and Skills WA Program:
Non-Concession Course Fee: $2,981.85
The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees.
Prices quoted for funded students are calculated at the concession rate unless otherwise specified. Eligibility criteria apply.
For more information on Funded Courses including Entry Requirements, click here
For other fees and expenses including Administration Fee, Health Cover, Recognition of Prior Learning, Late and Reassessment Fees click here.
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