Training for sign language interpreters:
Interpreting from and to English as a 3rd language - PART 2

25 & 26 april 2019


The Colour Kitchen
Prinses Christinalaan 1, 3554 JL Utrecht

Place: Utrecht, Netherlands

25 April: 9.30 - 16.30 hours
26 April: 9.30 - 16.30 hours

This training is Part II of the training 'Interpreting from and to English as a 3rd Language' and based on the lessons learned in Part I. Participants will have in depth practice sessions to enhance their acquired skills to work between English and their national sign language supported by theoretical frameworks. Topics will include vocabulary building, use of synonyms, idioms and expressions, pronunciation, and correct phrasing. An increased emphasis will be on team and linguistic strategies to fine-tune the interpretation. Participants are encouraged to register as a team to build up your team and interpreting skills to work with English as a 3rd language.

During the practice sessions you will work from spoken English to your national sign language and vice versa. You are kindly requested to bring video materials in your national sign language to use for practice materials. Once you have registered you will receive information on how to select and provide these video materials.

Participant’s profile
Participants have participated and successfully completed Part I of this training.

The language of the training is English.

Upon completion and full attendance of the training participants will receive a certificate of attendance. The course is registered with the Dutch Registry for Sign Language Interpreters (RTGS) and upon completion of the training Dutch Sign Language interpreters receive 13 credits (number 15161).

By 15 March: 350 euros
15 March - 15 April: 425 euros
Coffee breaks, snacks and a healthy large lunch is included. Participants will need to organize their own travel and accommodation.
Registration is on a first come, first served basis. A total of 16 places are available.
Note: VAT is not applicable and will not be charged


To complete the registration, please pay the registration fee by bank transfer at the same day of your registration. Your place is not confirmed till we have received your registration fee:

Maya de Wit Sign Language Interpreting Consultancy
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
IBAN: NL41INGB0002312732
Bank details: ING, PO BOX 1800, 1000 BV Amsterdam, Netherlands
Please add "Part II Training Utrecht 2019 + your name" in the description of the payment.

Note: if a fee applies for your bank transfer, please add this to the payment.

The training will take place if 10 participants have registered. As soon as 10 participants have registered, you will receive a confirmation by email. We advise not to book your accommodation or travel until you have received an email that the training is confirmed. 

Cancellation policy
before 15 March: 50% of the registration fee will be refunded (excluding bank transfer costs)
after 15 March: No refund
Note: Cancellations must be sent by email and confirmed: contact @

Terms & conditions
When you register, your personal data and registration details are in safe hands according to our terms & conditions.

This training has previously taken place in Stockholm (STTF), Valencia & Copenhagen (CFD)