This program provides training for individuals wishing to become medical
interpreters, as well as preparation for them to take one of the
national certification examinations. The program is two semesters and
includes 104 hours of classroom time. In addition, the program includes
20 hours of observing working medical interpreters in a major Nashville
hospital, 20 hours of simulated practice with an instructor outside the
classroom and 20 hours of supervised interpretation by the student.
Online orientation for new employees.