Course Description

The Written Exam Prep you've been waiting for! We at DE LA MORA Institute developed this course after many requests from interpreters looking for training to help them prepare for the first phase of the certification process. This course will go over every part of the written exam as well as serve as an introduction to the exciting world of court interpretation. Study at your pace with video lectures, practice quizzes and a mock final exam structured to resemble the real thing.

Agustin de la Mora

Agustín Servín de la Mora is the President of the Florida Institute of Interpretation and Translation. He was born and raised in Mexico City, Mexico, and has been a professional interpreter for the last 22 years, both as a freelance and staff interpreter. Mr. de la Mora is a Supervisor Rater for the National Center for State Courts and has been a Lead Rater for the federal and consortium oral exams for court interpreters. He was the Lead Interpreter for the Ninth Judicial Circuit for over a decade and has served as a member of the Florida Court Interpreter Certification Board as well as a voting member of the Technical Committee of the National Consortium for Interpreter Certification. Mr. de la Mora is certified by the Administrative Office of the United States Courts as a Federally Certified Court Interpreter. He is also a Certified Court interpreter by the Florida Court Interpreter Certification Board and a Certified Medical Interpreter by the National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters. He has been a consultant for the Administrative Offices of the State Courts, conducting orientation seminars and advanced skills workshops for interpreters in many states including Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin. As a recognized professional in his field, he has been featured as a speaker and presenter in several national conventions, including the National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators, the American Translators Association and the National Association of State Court Administrators.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Intro to Court Interpretation, Ethics, Protocol and Proceedings

    • Test Overview

      FREE PREVIEW
    • Make your Own Flash cards

    • What is a court interpreter? Lecture

    • Court Interpreter Ethics- Lecture

    • Ethical Decisions Examples- Please Print and Read

    • Judicial System- Lecture

    • Share your flashcards

    • Sentence Completion Legal Terms Practice

  • 2

    English Written Prep Overview

    • English Written Test Overview and Sentence Completion Lecture

    • English Exam Ovierview

  • 3

    On Sentence Completion

    • Sentence Completion Practice

    • In Depth: Sentence Completion

  • 4

    Idioms

    • In Depth: Idioms

    • Idioms Lecture

    • Idioms Practice

    • More Idioms!

  • 5

    On Synonyms and Antonyms

    • In Depth: Synonyms and Antonyms

    • Synonyms in context Lecture

    • Synonyms In Context Practice

    • Synonyms Lecture

    • Synonyms Practice

    • Antonyms Lecture

    • Antonyms Practice

  • 6

    Final Exam

    • Test Taking Strategies lecture

    • Final Exam Instructions

    • Final Exam

    • Answer Key

Reviews

5 star rating

Really Good Test !!!!!

Aminda Leme da Silva

This was an amazingly intense exam prep course. It really worked my brain, a lot more than I anticipated . I will be taking many more courses. It was thoroug...

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This was an amazingly intense exam prep course. It really worked my brain, a lot more than I anticipated . I will be taking many more courses. It was thorough , complexed, challenging ,rewarding and insightful. Worth every penny and more.

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5 star rating

I feel very prepared

Rafael Luna

I liked the format of the course. There were multiple choice practice questions and videos explaining every part of the test. I enjoyed it and feel good abou...

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I liked the format of the course. There were multiple choice practice questions and videos explaining every part of the test. I enjoyed it and feel good about it.

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5 star rating

Helpful!!!

monica aguiar

This course is very very helpful if you are considering taking the written exam to court interpretation. Excellent lectures and interactive exercises. I just...

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This course is very very helpful if you are considering taking the written exam to court interpretation. Excellent lectures and interactive exercises. I just finished it and will take it all over again! I passed with 80% but I want higher.

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5 star rating

Interpreters Exam 2018

Arsene Majuste

It was very good I would like to take it again my exam is until the 19th and the 20th of feb.2018

It was very good I would like to take it again my exam is until the 19th and the 20th of feb.2018

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5 star rating

Glen Lubao

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written exam

sopheap hall

This course is so helpful for anyone preparing to take the exam . It is covered all important areas and good practice to get familiar with the test.

This course is so helpful for anyone preparing to take the exam . It is covered all important areas and good practice to get familiar with the test.

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