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Certified Translator / Certified Interpreter: Have passed the national certification
process. They have successfully completed the certification exam set by the Canadian
Translators, Terminologists and Interpreter Council (CTTIC) or submitted a large body
of their work to an evaluation committee.

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training that will complete the certification process in the future.

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  • Member

  • Ola
  • Shekho
  • Contact Info

  • Edmonton

    AB

  • 780-655-4322

  • o.shekho@gmail.com
  • Details

  • Associate Community Interpreter
    English-Arabic-English

    My passion to languages has started long time ago. I always enjoyed learning a foreign language and getting to know more about different cultures and communities. My journey started when I went to Damascus University and graduated with a Bachelor's degree of Arts in English Literature. Then I had the opportunity to work in Interpretation and translation as a contractor with the Ministry of Religious Endowments at Damascus, Syria. I moved to Edmonton, Canada in 2009 and continued my passion in interpretation and translation. So, I became a certified community Interpreter by CISOC then a certified English-Arabic translator by the Global Translation Institute and finally I succeeded to be an associate community Interpreter at ATIA, the Association of Translators and Interpreters of Alberta. I am very happy to help in communication and empowering our communities with mutual understanding.

  • Source Language Target Language Membership Category Membership Tier
    Arabic English Community Interpreter Associate
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