Interpreting Profession Equals Professional Interpreter- 0.3 CEUs


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Product Description

We will explore the complexities of the profession of Interpreting. Day to day we face challenges in our profession. We will discuss ways to make our jobs more effective for, not only ourselves, but also the Consumer by exploring our own personality types. Proper business etiquette is a very important part of our profession. We will learn the dos and don’ts in our field of expertise. Most importantly, during the last hour, we will discuss self-care, because we are worth taking care of!


  1. Participants will be able to list at least three specific tenets of the Code of Professional Conduct appropriate to given interpreting ethical dilemmas.
  2. Participants will be able to define at least three important aspects of self-care.

This webcast is voiced.

Additional information


0.3 Professional Studies

The Betty & Leonard Phillips Deaf Action Center is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for continuing education activities. The Professional Studies program is offered at the 'Some' Content Knowledge Level.



Refund Policy

We will have recorded version of every webcast available. If for some reason you cannot attend the webcast at the scheduled time, you may watch the recorded version later. Because of this, we cannot offer refunds. If a webcast is cancelled, you will be given credit to view another webcast, either live or archived.

Target Audience

Working sign language interpreters

Presenter Information

Wendi Coker, NIC
Wendi has worked in the interpreting field for over 20 years and holds National Interpreter Certification (NIC) from the National Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf. Her interpreting experience encompasses a variety of settings including, medical, legal, mental health, post-secondary education, vocational and religion. She is currently the Interpreter Coordinator at the Deaf Action Center in Shreveport, LA.

Wendi is an accomplished workshop and webcast presenter on a variety of subjects. She has also worked for the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s office for 8 years in a variety of setting including, civil, patrol and detectives and is Post Certified in law enforcement. Wendi has worked in deaf ministry for over 12 years. Through that ministry, an evangelistic deaf choir was established called “Hands of Praise”. Wendi traveled with this team for several years ministering to deaf all over.