Continuing Education Units

40th Annual Conference

The two tables below detail CE credit NAJIT has received approval for. The first table explains what approval has been granted, including maximum credit hours. The second table shows which specific sessions have been approved. Please use the search field to narrow your viewing options.

NAJIT currently seeks continuing education approval from the following states and organizations: American Translators Association (ATA), California (CIMCE), Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters (CCHI), Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID), Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wisconsin.

If you would like to request NAJIT seek approval from a state or organization not listed please contact us at info@najit.org.

Continuing education approvals by state or organization:

STATE OR ORGANIZATION
SPECIFICS BY STATE OR ORGANIZATION
 
FRIDAY PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS: MAXIMUM UNITS
MAIN CONFERENCE: MAXIMUM UNITS
MAXIMUM UNITS FOR ALL 3 DAYS
American Translators Association (ATA)NAJIT's Annual Conference and Pre-Conference Workshops have been approved for CEP credits by ATA as two separate events. ATA will grant a total of 15 possible CE credits.
6 Units
9 Units
15 Total Possible
California (CIMCE)NAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CIMCE credits in California. California will grant a total of 14.5 possible CE credits. See CEU schedule grid for details.
6 Units
8.5 Units
14.5 Total Possible
CCHI (The Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters)NAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits from CCHI. CCHI will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions. See Sessions list below for details.
6 Units
8.5 Units
14.5 Total Possible
ColoradoNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Colorado. Colorado will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
DelawareNAJIT's Annual Conference has been pre-approved for CE credits by Delaware. Delaware will grant a total of 14.5 possible CE credits. See grid for details.
6 Units
8.5 Units
14.5 Total Possible
FloridaThe Florida Court Interpreter Certification and Regulation Program has approved up to 20 Continuing Interpreter Education (CIE) credits for officially designated, or otherwise registered interpreters attending the 40th NAJIT Annual Conference (up to 16 credits for the current compliance cycle; a maximum of four credits in excess of the 16 may be carried over to the subsequent compliance cycle). Credit may be earned for both the pre-conference seminars and conference sessions. Credit will only be given for educational seminars and not for business sessions. Interpreters are responsible for maintaining proof of attendance, and will be required to list the course title, hours, and course date on a continuing education reporting form prior to registration renewal. In order to qualify for approval, the subject matter of the course must be relevant to court interpreting, the work of the courts, or the judicial branch; it must also qualify as an educational activity that an interpreter engages in after successfully requirements and becoming certified.
6 hours
9.25 Hours
20 Units Possible
IdahoNAJIT's Annual Conference has been pre-approved for CE credits by Idaho. Idaho will grant one CE credit per 1.0 hour of instruction related to language, legal topics/concepts, and specialized interpreting topics for a possible total of 14.5 possible CE credits.
6 Units
8.5 Units
14.5 Total Possible
IowaNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Iowa. Iowa will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
KentuckyNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Kentucky. Kentucky will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
MarylandNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Maryland. Maryland will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
MassachusettsNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Massachusetts. Massachusetts will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
MichiganNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Michigan. Michigan will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
MississippiNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Mississippi. Mississippi will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
MissouriNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Missouri. Missouri will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
NebraskaNAJIT's Annual Conference has been pre-approved for CE credits by Nebraska. Nebraska will grant a total of 14.5 possible CE credits. See grid for details.
6 Units
8.5 Units
14.5 Total Possible
NevadaNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Nevada. Nevada will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits. See CEU schedule grid for details.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
New MexicoNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in New Mexico. New Mexico will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
North CarolinaNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in North Carolina. North Carolina will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
OhioNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Ohio. Ohio will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
OklahomaNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Oklahoma. Oklahoma will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 18 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
18 Total Possible
OregonOregon Court Language Access Services has pre-approved the NAJIT Annual Conference seminars according to Oregon policy requirements. Please contact the Oregon Judicial Departments Certification and Training Program for more details. Interpreters will need to provide proof of attendance, course description, and number of contact hours upon completion of the conference to Court Language Access Services. See session grid for additional details.
6 Unit
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
PennsylvaniaNAJIT's Annual Conference and Pre-Conference Workshops have been approved for CE credits by Pennsylvania as two separate events. Pennsylvania will grant a total of 16 possible CE credits.
6 Units
10 Units
16 Total Possible
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID)NAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits from the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID). RID will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 15.25 credits.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
TennesseeNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Tennessee. Tennessee will grant a total of 15.25 possible CE credits. Of those credits, there are 13.5 possible credit hours for foreign language. See CEU schedule grid for details.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
TexasNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Texas. Texas will grant hour for hour credit for sessions for a possible total of 15.25 credits. Of those credits, there are 6 possible credit hours for ethics. See CEU schedule grid for details.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
UtahNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Utah. Utah will grant a total of 15.25 possible CE credits. See CEU schedule grid for details.
6 Units
9.25 Units
15.25 Total Possible
WashingtonNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Washington. Details on specific session approvals coming soon.
WisconsinNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Wisconsin. Wisconsin will grant hour for hour credit for every session for a possible total of 16 credits.
6 Units
10 Units
16 Total Possible

Continuing education approvals by session:

DATE
TIME
SESSION TITLE
  
PRESENTER
CONTINUING EDUCATION HOURS
STATE OR ORGANIZATION OFFERING CE
Friday, May 17th9:00am - 5:00pmINTERPRETING OUTSIDE THE COURTROOM (INTERNATIONAL U.S.-MEXICO CASES)TONY ROSADO6 HourATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (LS), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Friday, May 17th9:00am - 5:00pmFORENSIC TRANSCRIPTION / TRANSLATION [ETHICS]JUDITH KENIGSON KRISTY6 HourATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, PA (3 ETHICS), RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Friday, May 17th9:00am - 12:00pmSKILLS-BUILDING FOR THE SEASONED INTERPRETERATHENA MATILSKY3 HoursATA, CA, CCHI (PB), CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NE, NC, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (FL), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Friday, May 17th9:00am - 12:00pmIS MY INTERPRETING CAUSING BIAS? [ETHICS]JANIS PALMA, DR. SUSAN BERK-SELIGSON, AND DR. MARIANNE MASON3 HoursATA, CA, CCHI, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NE, NC, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA, WI
Friday, May 17th9:00am - 12:00pmBUILDING BRIDGES: FROM COURT TO CONFERENCE [ETHICS]KATTY KAUFFMAN3 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Friday, May 17th9:00am - 12:00pmPRACTICE MAKES PERFECT: DEVELOPING AN INTERPRETING PRACTICE STRATEGY TO ACHIEVE SUCCESSJOHANNA PARKER3 HoursATA, CA, CCHI (PB), CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (FL), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Friday, May 17th2:00pm - 5:00pmEXERCISES ON DEVERBALIZATION, CONDENSING AND ANTICIPATION FOR SIMULTANEOUS INTERPRETERSDR. RICARDO BARDO PORTILLO3 HoursATA, CA, CCHI (PB), CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (LS), PA, RID, TN (FL), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Friday, May 17th2:00pm - 5:00pmLONG CONSECUTIVE FOR INTERPRETERSDARINKA MANGINO3 HoursATA, CA, CCHI (PB), CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (FL), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Friday, May 17th2:00pm - 5:00pmWORKING WITH COURT INTERPRETERSAGUSTÍN SERVIN DE LA MORA3 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, PA, RID, TN (G), TX, WA (G), WI
Saturday, May 18th8:00am - 10:00amCINEMATIC MEMORYAGUSTÍN SERVIN DE LA MORA2 HoursATA, CA, CCHI (PB), CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (FL), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Saturday, May 18th8:00am - 10:00amRETHINKING RESEARCH: CAN IT ACTUALLY MAKE ME A BETTER INTERPRETER?PROF. AÍDA MARTÍNEZ-GÓMEZ, PhD AND MELISSA WALLACE, PHD2 HoursATA, CA, CCHI, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Saturday, May 18th8:00am - 10:00amFROM STATE TO FEDERAL; A COURSE FOR LOTS INTERPRETERS IN INTERPRETING IN FEDERAL COURTANGELA CHENUS2 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Saturday, May 18th8:00am - 10:00amOMG, WTF? TEXTSPEAK IN THE COURTROOM [ETHICS]ELLEN WINGO2 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (LS), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Saturday, May 18th8:00am - 10:00amHUELLAS DACTILARES EN SU TINTADr. GLORIA RIVERA2 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (LS), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Saturday, May 18th10:30am - NoonEXPLORING SIGHTMULTANEOUS INTERPRETING: A HYBRID MODEERNEST NINO-MURCIA1.5 HoursATA, CA, CCHI (PB), CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (FL), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Saturday, May 18th10:30am - NoonOPENING THE DOOR TO FORENSIC EVIDENCE TRANSLATIONS; TRANSLITERATION OF AUDIO FILES AND SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT [ETHICS]MARCELA ROMERO-LANGLOIS1.5 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Saturday, May 18th10:30am - NoonTIPS AND TRICKS FOR RESEARCHING SPECIALIZED TERMINOLOGYAIMEE BENAVIDES1.5 HoursATA, CO, IA, KY, MD, MA, MI, MS, NE, NV, NM, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, UT
Saturday, May 18th10:30am - NoonWHY INTERPRET IN IMMIGRATION COURT, AND WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO DO IT? TIPS AND PERSPECTIVES FROM EOIR INTERPRETERSTAMBER HILTON AND PATRICIA STEPHENSON1.5 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Saturday, May 18th10:30am - NoonSOLVING THE MYSTERY: LEGAL TERMINOLOGY FOR BILATERAL PROCEEDINGS MEXICO-U.S.TONY ROSADO1.5 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (LS), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Saturday, May 18th2:45pm - 3:45pmFORENSIC LINGUISTICS & COURT INTERPRETINGDARINKA MANGINO1 HourATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (FL), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Saturday, May 18th2:45pm - 3:45pmTHE INTERPRETER'S MISTAKE: RECONCILING PRIDE WITH HUMILITY [ETHICS]ATHENA MATILSKY1 HourATA, CA, CCHI, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA, WI
Saturday, May 18th2:45pm - 3:45pmARE YOU IN CONTROL OR IS STRESS? [ETHICS]OLGA SHOSTACHUK1 HourATA, CA, CCHI, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR , PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Saturday, May 18th2:45pm - 3:45pmPANEL: PROFESSION AND INDUSTRYARMANDO EZQUERRA HASBUN1 HourATA, CA, CCHI, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WI
Saturday, May 18th2:45pm - 3:45pmADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES COURTS (AOUSC) UPDATEJAVIER SOLER1 HourATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Saturday, May 18th4:15pm - 5:45pmADVOCATING FOR COURT INTERPRETER WAGE POLICIES BASED ON OBJECTIVE CRITERIASANDRO TOMASI1.5 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WI
Saturday, May 18th4:15pm - 5:45pmFAITES ENTRER L'ACCUSÉ / BRING IN THE DEFENDANT (LOTS SESSION -FRENCH)GLADYS MATTHEWS, PHD1.5 HoursATA, CA, CCHI, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK,OR (LS), PA, RID, TN (FL) TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Saturday, May 18th4:15pm - 5:45pmTRANSLATING LATIN AMERICAN CASE LAW FROM SPANISH TO ENGLISHMADELINE RIOS1.5 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, PA, RID, TN (FL), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Saturday, May 18th4:15pm - 5:45pmTHOSE PESKY ABBREVIATIONSVINKA VALDIVIA1.5 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (LS), PA, RID, TN (FL), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Saturday, May 18th4:15pm - 5:45pmDEFENDING YOUR FORENSIC TRANSCRIPTION TRANSLATIONJUDITH KENIGSON KRISTY1.5 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Sunday, May 19th8:00am - 8:45amTOWN HALLNAJIT BOARD.75 HoursATA, CO, IA, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NM, NV, OH, OK, PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WI
Sunday, May 19th9:00am - 10:00amNAJIT: 40 YEARS OF MAKING HISTORYJANIS PALMA1 HourATA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NM, NV, OH, OK, PA, RID, TX, WI
Sunday, May 19th9:00am - 10:00amINTERPRETER OR EXPERT WITNESS? ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS [ETHICS]ERNEST NINO-MURCIA1 HourATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA, WI
Sunday, May 19th9:00am - 10:00amWHEN INTERPRETATION OF THE WORDS JUST ISN’T ENOUGH: HOW MEDICAL INTERPRETATION STANDARDS CAN SHED NEW LIGHT ON ETHICS FOR COURT INTERPRETATION [ETHICS]JOHANNA PARKER AND ELLEN WINGO1 HourATA, CA, CCHI, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA, WI
Sunday, May 19th9:00am - 10:00amINVESTIGATIVE INTERVIEWS AND DYNAMIC INTERPRETING [ETHICS]DAVID GILBERT, PHD1 HourATA, CA, CCHI, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA, WI
Sunday, May 19th9:00am - 10:00amBEST PRACTICES IN CONFERENCE INTERPRETING: WHAT EVERY COURT INTERPRETER NEEDS TO KNOW [ETHICS]KATTY KAUFFMAN1 HourATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NM, NV, OH, OK, PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Sunday, May 19th10:30am - NoonPANEL: LEARN FROM THE EXPERTS!ARMANDO EZQUERRA HASBUN1.5 HoursATA, CA, CCHI, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Sunday, May 19th10:30am - NoonTHE PROFESSIONALIZATION OF OUR PROFESSION: GETTING THE RESPECT WE DESERVE [ETHICS]JUDY JENNER1.5 HoursATA, CA, CCHI, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (G), TX, UT, WA (G), WI
Sunday, May 19th10:30am - NoonIS AN EMOJI WORTH 1,000 WORDS?OLGA SHOSTACHUK1.5 HoursATA, CO, IA, KY, MD, MA, MI, MS, NM, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, UT
Sunday, May 19th10:30am - NoonSERVING FOOD, SERVING NOTICE, SERVING TIME: NAVIGATING CHANGES OF MEANING IN THE JUDICIAL CONTEXTCYNTHIA LEPELEY, PHD1.5 HoursATA, CA, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (FL), TX, UT, WA (P), WI
Sunday, May 19th10:30am - NoonFROM THE STAGE TO THE STAND: ACTING TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR INTERPRETATIONJAVIER CASTILLO1.5 HoursATA, CA, CCHI, CO, DE, FL, IA, ID, KY, MD, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR (G), PA, RID, TN (FL), TX, UT, WA (P), WI