NIC Written and Performance Workshops

NIC Written and Performance Workshops

Carol Tipton Workshop


Come and take part of this great learning opportunity facilitated by Carol Tipton!!

1st Workshop: NIC Written Preparation

Friday, August 5th: 6:00pm – 9:00pm (0.3 CEU’s)

2nd Workshop: NIC Performance and Interview Preparation

Saturday August 6th: 9:00am – 6:00pm (0.7 CEU’s)

Note* Lunch will not be provided

To Register:

NIC Written Test Workshop

This workshop will prepare potential RID certification candidates to pass the written component of the National Interpreting Certification examination. We will cover the ten content domains tested in this examination and techniques for handling the type of multiple choice test questions utilized. Participants will take a simulated test to gauge their readiness for the actual examination.

At the conclusion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

1. Identify a common challenge when approaching questions on RID MC tests.

2. Reference the 10 content domains sampled on the test.

3. Locate the suggested reading list to further prepare for the test.

NIC Interview/Performance Exam Workshop

This workshop will help participants prepare for the National Interpreter Certification exam, interview and performance portions. It will cover test format using the RID practice DVD and the CCBC NIC practice DVD.

Practice exam scenarios will be given.

At the conclusion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

1. Describe the format of the interview portion

2. Explain the logistics of the NIC exam

3. Formulate a response to an interview scenario using the Code of Professional Conduct

4. Describe the domains evaluated by the performance portion of the exam