Level 6 Interpreting

Level 6 Interpreting Course

We follow Signature’s qualification scheme, which is designed to equip learners who are working or training as an interpreter with the knowledge and skills to become a qualified interpreter.

The qualification is split into six units in total, four mandatory units and one optional, students must pass all units to be awarded the full qualification.

The units involve compiling a portfolio of evidence covering the five chosen units.

 

Unit Title Assessment Assessed by
INT6A1 Prepare for sign language interpreting assignments Written paper Externally assessed with a Signature assessor
INT6B1 Interpret one-way as a professional sign language interpreter Interpreting assignment Externally assessed with a Signature assessor
INT6C1 Interpret two-way as a professional sign language interpreter Practical assessment of skills Externally assessed with a Signature assessor
INT6D1 Develop your performance as a sign language interpreter Practical assessment of skills Externally assessed with a Signature assessor
INT6E1

Optional

Support sign language interpreting through sight translations of routine written documents Written paper Externally assessed with a Signature assessor
INT6G1

Optional

Work with other sign language interpreters Practical assessment of skills Externally assessed with a Signature assessor

 

For more information regarding the Level 1 courses, i.e. cost, dates, availability etc, please contact the office on 01922 614794 or email bsltutor@walsalldeaf.org.uk