CARMICHAEL, California, April 2022 – The Academy of Interpretation, an online education platform for the language services industry, has partnered with Fluency, the leader in interpreter scheduling solutions. Together they bring affordable, credentialed, and accessible online training courses on demand to any language service provider that opts into the program.
“Now more than ever effective interpreter training is key to the professional formation of the new interpreter workforce. We know that being a prepared and credentialed interpreter means successful completion of course work that is not only certified to meet quality standards, but also provides a real world understanding of the career. The AOI offers just that program that is conveniently delivered and based on a rigorous standard of professional education. We are thrilled to be a new partner for this effort, and we look forward to sharing this important resource with our community of language access providers throughout the U.S.” said Bill Glasser, Founder and President, Fluency, Inc.
The goals of the AOI of professionalizing the industry through proper credentialing aligns directly with Fluency’s mission of providing the best resources possible at affordable prices. Fluency’s customers to benefit from this partnership include language service providers and interpreters from around the United States.
The Academy of Interpretation invites other organizations to join our partnership program and receive a limited time discounted rate on enrollment. Available courses, workshops, and CEUs include: The Professional Medical Interpreter 40-hour course, Avoiding Common Mistakes in Medical Interpreting, Interpreting in Palliative Care, and more.
Fluency, Inc provides language access managers an enterprise solution to fill many requests for spoken language and American Sign Language interpreting assignments. It comes complete with hundreds of features that are designed to automate work such as scheduling, invoicing, reporting, and compliance. The platform has been custom designed and continually improved for over 15 years by language service managers, agencies, and interpreters. For more info please visit: https://www.tryfluency.com/
The Academy of Interpretation is an education company that expands interpreter access to educational offerings in order to improve professionalism in the language services industry. Our mission is to expand access to interpreting courses, while establishing a standard of quality. We aim to professionalize the language services industry through proper credentialing, education, and experience to ensure proper performance for all. Learn more at www.academyofinterpretation.com and follow us on social media at @AcademyofInterpretation on Facebook and LinkedIn and @academyofinterp on Instagram and Twitter. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.