Associate Medical Interpreter
Pass the Code of Ethics Examination.
Meet the hour requirements under one of the following options:
* Translated into English by a certified translator if necessary
|Institution||Supporting document||Required hours|
|Bow Valley College’s Healthcare Interpreter Program (BVC)||BVC Certificate||None|
|Medical School (in general)||Degree in Medicine*||100|
|No credentials||N/A||400 for French 200 all others|
Certified Medical Interpreter
There are two options for becoming a Certified Medical Interpreter of ATIA:
Option 1: Certification Examination
• Pre-requisite: Be an Associate Medical Interpreter of ATIA in good standing • Pre-requisite: Proof of hours (dependent on language) of interpreting in a medical setting • Obtain a minimum passing grade of 70% in both parts of the medical interpreting exam • Sign ATIA's Code of Ethics Agreement and pay membership dues.