Healthcare Interpreting CPD

Healthcare Interpreting CPD

This online 12-week Canvas course is brought to you by the University of Wolverhampton and is designed for BSL/English Interpreters who would like to further their knowledge and skills in the domain of healthcare interpreting.

The course allows you to explore:

  • specialist anatomical and physiological lexicon based around the various systems of the body
  • working within the healthcare physical environment and the impact on interpreter positioning
  • discourse structures in Dr/patient interactions
  • sight translation in healthcare
  • vicarious trauma
  • the impact of the interpreter’s presence.

Each weekly module contains at least 2 hours of worth of activity for you to complete, including a variety of video lectures, journal articles, interpretation tasks, discussion forums, online quizzes and glossary building.

The course, upon full completion of the activities, is worth 24 structured CPD points.

Enhance your practice in the healthcare domain in this interactive online CPD