Continuing Education Credit Approvals

The two tables below detail the continuing education credit approvals NAJIT has received for the conference. The first table explains approvals by state or organization, including maximum credit hours. The second table shows specific approvals for each session. 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), Arizona, California (CIMCE), Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters (CCHI), Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, 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 to seek approval from a state or organization not listed, please contact us at info@najit.org.

IN PERSON ATTENDEES: An attendee may earn up to 15 continuing education credits by attending two pre-conference workshops and the main conference.

Continuing education approvals by state or organization:

STATE OR ORGANIZATION
SPECIFICS BY STATE OR ORGANIZATION
PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS: MAXIMUM UNITS
MAIN CONFERENCE: MAXIMUM UNITS
MAXIMUM UNITS FOR ALL 3 DAYS
ATANAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CEP credits for ATA. ATA will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 14 credits.
5
9
14.25
ArizonaNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Arizona. Arizona will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 14.25 credits.
6
9
15
CCHIPENDING
CIMCEPENDING
ColoradoNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Colorado. Colorado will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 15 credits. [Certificates come as two separate events]
6
9
15
DelawareNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Delaware. Delaware will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 15 credits.
6
9
15
FloridaThe Florida Court Interpreter Certification and Regulation Program has approved NAJIT's Annual Conference Sessions for Continuing Interpreter Education credits. Credit will be given for participation in educational activities that are (1) relevant to the work of the courts, (2) enhances the individual participant's ability to perform his or her work as an interpreter, and (3) are otherwise in compliance with Florida policy requirements.
6
8.25
14.25
IdahoPENDING
KentuckyNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Kentucky. Kentucky will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 15 credits.
6
9
15
MarylandNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Maryland. Maryland will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 15 credits.
6
9
15
MassachusettsPENDING
MichiganNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Michigan. Michigan will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 14.25 credits.
6
8.25
14.25
MississippiNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Mississippi. Mississippi will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 15 credits.
6
9
15
MissouriNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Missouri. Missouri will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 14.25 credits.
6
8.25
14.25
NebraskaNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Nebraska. Nebraska will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 15 credits.
6
9
15
NevadaPENDING
New MexicoNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in New Mexico. New Mexico will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 15 credits.
6
9
15
North CarolinaNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in North Carolina. North Carolina will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 14.25 credits.
6
8.25
14.25
OhioNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Ohio. Ohio will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 15 credits.
6
9
15
OklahomaNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Oklahoma. Oklahoma will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 14.25 credits.
6
8.25
14.25
OregonOregon Court Language Access Services has pre-approved the 2024 pre-conference and conference seminars according to Oregon policy requirements. Please contact the Oregon Judicial Department’s 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.
6
7.5
13.5
PennsylvaniaNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 14.25 credits.
6
8.25
14.25
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID)NAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits for The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID). RID will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 14.25 credits.
6
8.25
14.25
TennesseeNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Tenessee. Tennessee will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 14.25 credits.
6
8.25
14.25
TexasPENDING
UtahNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Utah. Utah will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 15 credits.
6
9
15
WashingtonNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Washington. Washington will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 14.25 credits.
6
8.25
14.25
WisconsinNAJIT's Annual Conference has been approved for CE credits in Wisconsin. Wisconsin will grant hour for hour credit for approved sessions for a possible total of 15 credits.
6
9
15

Continuing education approvals by session:

DATE
TIME
SESSION TITLE
PRESENTER
CONTINUING EDUCATION HOURS
STATE OR ORGANIZATION OFFERING CE
Friday, May 179:00am - Noon Anatomy of a deposition [ETHICS]Judy Jenner3 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(E), PA(E), UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Friday, May 179:00am - Noon Interpreting at the Speed of Court: Techniques to Keep Pace with Fast Speakers [ETHICS]James Plunkett III3 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Friday, May 179:00am - Noon How to prepare for an interpreting exam.Corinne McKay3 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(FL), WA, WI
Friday, May 179:00am - Noon Second Sight: A new approach to sight translation for simultaneousAgustin Servi­n de la Mora3 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(FL), WA, WI
Friday, May 172:00pm - 5:00pmImproving your MemoryJavier Castillo, Jr.3 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(FL), WA, WI
Friday, May 172:00pm - 5:00pmEmpowering Legal Interpreters with AI Tools [ETHICS]Tianlu Jia Redmon3 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(E), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Friday, May 172:00pm - 5:00pmMastering the Courtroom: A Comprehensive Guide to Immigration ProceedingsFrancesca Samuel and Marilyn Lovo3 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT,TN(G), WA, WI
Friday, May 172:00pm - 5:00pmLanguage Building Blocks for Expert Performance in the Simultaneous Mode and Beyond [ETHICS]Janis Palma3 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(FL), WA, WI
Friday, May 172:00pm - 5:00pmBuilding a Note Taking System from the Ground UpEllen Wingo3 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(FL), WA, WI
Saturday, May 188:00am - 8:45amKEYNOTE SPEECH – Staying Solvent While Stayine Sane: Creating a fulfilling and lucrative language career in the age of AI, MT, and priced-based competitionCorinne McKay.75 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, KY, MD, MO, MS, NE, NM, OH, PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 189:00am - 10:00amYou and AI: A bright future for forensic transcription/translationDr. David Gilbert1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(E), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 189:00am - 10:00amIs This Chair Taken? Weighing Seating Options for Team Consecutive Interpreting in the CourtsErnest Nino-Murcia1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(E), PA(E), UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 189:00am - 10:00amThe Interpreter as Expert Witness: What to expect when you are called in to testify as an expertJanis Palma1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 189:00am - 10:00amMastering Resilience: Navigating Stress in Remote Deposition InterpretingTianlu Jia Redmon1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 1810:30am - NoonLanguage and Culture: Understanding U.S. Sports IdiomsJavier Castillo, Jr.1.5 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(FL), WA, WI
Saturday, May 1810:30am - NoonMentoring The Future: Training Novice Court Interpreters in Skill Building [ETHICS]Judith Costello1.5 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, TN(G), UT, WA, WI
Saturday, May 1810:30am - NoonWitness Management: Tips and Best Practices for Consecutive Interpretation of Witness TestimonyErnest Nino-Murcia1.5 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(FL), WA, WI
Saturday, May 1810:30am - NoonProtecting the courtroom record: The interpreters rols in the courtroom (A Judge's viewpoint) [ETHICS] Honorable Jose Salinas and Manpreet Kaur1.5 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA(E), UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 182:15pm - 3:15pmThe Use of Personal Pronouns for Direct Discourse in Legal Settings with Interpretation [ETHICS]Dr. Georganne Weller1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(LS), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 182:15pm - 3:15pmMaking a Difference: How to Contribute to the Professionalization of InterpretingGabriela Siebach1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, WA, WI
Saturday, May 182:15pm - 3:15pmInterpreting gadgets: a new device for note-takingJudy Jenner1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 182:15pm - 3:15pmWhat would work best for me, being a freelancer or an employee?Heidi Cazes1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, KY, MD, MS, NE, NM, OH, PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 183:45pm - 5:15pmThe Ethics of Court Interpreting Compared with Conference, Escort, and Military Interpreting [ETHICS]Lili Selden, PhD and Niery Grace Bardakjian, PHD1.5 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(E), PA(E), UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 183:45pm - 5:15pmTo Omit or Not to Omit: it depends [ETHICS]Agustin Servi­n de la Mora and James Plunkett III1.5 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(E), PA(E), UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 183:45pm - 5:15pmCourt proceedings for Portuguese interpretersNattalia Paterson, PhD1.5 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, PA(E), UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Saturday, May 183:45pm - 5:15pmTeam Interpreting in the Courtroom: Implementing Collaboration and Interdependence strategies.Chantal Portillo, PhD, and Richard Hall1.5 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(FL), WA, WI
Sunday, May 198:00am - 8:45amNAJIT Town Hall.75 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, KY, MD, MS, NE, NM, OH, PA, UT, WI
Sunday, May 199:00am - 10:00amAdministrative Office of the Courts (AOUSC) UpdateJavier Soler1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Sunday, May 199:00am - 10:00amAsk not what your association can do for you but what YOU can do for your association!Nattalia Paterson PHD1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Sunday, May 199:00am - 10:00amResilience in InterpretingEliane Sfeir-Markus1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Sunday, May 199:00am - 10:00amAchieving Language Access for All: Raising standards for interpreters of all languages through a language-neutral interpreter skills examJohanna Parker1 HourATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA(M), UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Sunday, May 1910:30am - NoonDon't Agonzie, Organize! Experiences in advocacyPanel1.5 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(E), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Sunday, May 1910:30am - NoonHabits of Highly Effective NotetakersErnest Nino-Murcia1.5 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, FL, KY, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI
Sunday, May 1910:30am - NoonOBJECTION, YOUR HONOR! What Constitutes Evidence in a Court ProceedingTony Rosado1.5 HoursATA, AZ, CO, DE, KY, FL, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, OH, OK, OR(G), PA, UT, TN(G), WA, WI