Puget Sound Skills Center
18010 8th Avenue South Burien, WA 98148

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Translation & Interpretation

About the Program

If you have native fluency in a language other than English and enjoy helping people understand one another, then you may have what it takes for a career using your heritage language. The Fundamentals of Translation & Interpretation will teach you the skills necessary to meet the growing need for Interpretation services in business and the community. Learn from professional interpreters in the industry. Internships provide students opportunities to practice their skills in real situations.

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Approved Equivalency Credit: 0.5 English

Meet the Instructor

Speak Your Language

Students’ language skills, when fully developed, hold great capacity.  One career opportunity for bilingual students to pursue is professional interpretation. Check out the videos below to learn more.

Court Interpreter

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Immigrant Counselor

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Mayor and Police Sergeant

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Freelance Translator

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In-House Translator

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Nonprofit Program Manager

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