ASSESSING LEGAL INTERPRETER QUALITY THROUGH TESTING AND CERTIFICATION: THE QUALITAS PROJECT

Highlights

This publication reflects the deliberations of a panel of experts from the fields of legal interpreting, testing theory, and public policy who agree that the most effecive means of ensuring qualty is through testing and certification. It addresses issues related to the assessment of the skill sets and knowledge required to ensure high quality legal inteprerting and offers practical guidance and advice on the design and administration of a valid and reliable certification process.