Category: Classes for translators

MS Word skills and “mini law school”–early bird rates end Monday

Training for Translators has two great four-week courses (small groups, individual attention) coming up in June, and the early registration rates end on Monday (May 18). Both courses run from June 1-26 with two live sessions per week (recordings provided if you can’t attend live) and weekly homework assignments with individual feedback. Andie Ho will be …

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) mini-course starts Tuesday

The Training for Translators mini-course on Search Engine Optimization (SEO) taught by Madalena Sanchez Zampaulo starts Tuesday, and we have room for as many people as want to participate. This is a pre-recorded course, using the videos from Madalena’s highly successful SEO September Strategy challenge group (which ran in…you guessed it…September!). The course includes 20 doable …

March Marketing Madness starts Monday

March Madness–most commonly associated with the NCAA basketball tournament, or, this year at my house, college application decisions–is upon us! How about getting your own March Madness on, with the Training for Translators March Marketing Madness challenge group?? I launched this group last year, and many participants had major breakthroughs in their marketing. Feedback included: “I …

January master class coming up: Interpreting for legal depositions, with Judy Jenner

Join Training for Translators this coming Friday, January 24 (recording provided if you can’t attend live) for our January master class: Interpreting for legal depositions, presented by Judy Jenner. Judy is a Federally-certified court interpreter who has interpreted at over 800 (not a typo!) depositions, and this is our first offering exclusively for interpreters! As some …

Identifying and targeting your copywriting market: early registration ends Friday

The first session of Madalena Sánchez Zampaulo’s “introduction to copywriting for translators” course sold out and received rave reviews from the participants (“Madalena’s copywriting course is one of the best professional development courses I have taken in years. The content is top-notch and it has me dreaming of all kinds of new possibilities for my business“), …

Plain language for into-English legal translators: early registration ends Friday

My superstar legal translation instructor Paula Arturo has developed a new online course, Plain language for into-English legal translators, that she’ll be teaching in September. Early registration ($365, with various discounts available) ends on Friday, and we have a good group signed up, with room for more if you’d like to participate! As the course title …

July session of Marketing to Direct Clients: two spots left

As of right now, there are two spots left in the July session of my four-week online course Marketing to Direct Clients. The course is open to translators in any language combination. We’ll begin on July 8, with live slide presentations, self-paced videos, question and answer sessions (recordings provided), and individual feedback on weekly homework assignments. …