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NIC Written Exam Prep Webinar Series


This course is specifically designed for interpreters or interpreting students who are planning to take the NIC – Written Examination. The webinar series focuses on the knowledge statements of the 10 tasks identified in the NAD-RID National Interpreter Certification (NIC) Examination Test Outline and associated content material.

Upon completion of the series participants will feel more comfortable with the structure of the NIC Written Examination, the 10 tasks outlined by the National Council on Interpreting Role Delineation Panel, and the suggested reference materials. A study guide for applicable materials will be provided.

RID Professional Studies CEUs
sponsored by
    Presenter:  Amber Ceffalio, CI, CT


    Session 1: Wednesday, June 10th
    Session 2: Friday, June 12th
    Session 3: Monday, June 15th
    All sessions are at 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. EST

    Not available for the live sessions?  No problem!  Self-study learning via recording will be available to view anytime at your convenience!

    There is no deadline to complete the sessions!
    The content is broken down into three separate sessions, each 150 minutes in length. Participants are required to view all 3 sessions to get a CEUs and/or a certificate.

    An electronic Resource Packet (in PDF format) will be shared with each participant.
     It includes the following documents:
Powerpoint Content Materials
NIC Knowledge Examination Study Guide

NIC Test Outline

NIC Knowledge Candidate Bulletin

NIC Knowledge Reference
CEUs: .75 CEUs or 7.5 contact hours in Professional Studies (Sponsored by SignTalk)
$129.99 for 3 sessions and materials - live or via recording
Registered participants will receive the links to view the sessions on the internet. 

Become a Member of DB-TIP!
One-year membership includes:

Access to upcoming new webinars for 1 year!
(9 approximate total new webinars)*

Plus, access to 3 webinars of your choice in our archives!

Also, get $50 off registration fee for DB-TIP's first 2-day winter online conference!

Automatically be registered for upcoming webinars. No hassle! Saves time!

Can view upcoming webinars live or via recording! No deadline to complete them! Lots of flexibility!

All webinars have RID-approved CEUs! 
Topics that are being scheduled for 2014-2015:
  • Coordinating communication needs for Deaf-Blind participants in events
  • Facilitating communication for Deaf-Blind presenters
  • Therapeutic dynamics with Deaf-Blind consumers in the mental health setting
  • Independent Travel Techniques for Deaf-Blind people
  • Deaf-Blind Interpreting through the Lens of Demand Control Schema
  • Understanding how to work effectively with people with Usher Syndrome
  • Working with Deaf and Deaf-Blind consumers who have minimum language skills
  • ASL webinar
  • Medical interpreting webinar
  • Legal interpreting webinar
  • And more! 
One-year membership price: $250
Upon payment, membership starts the month of payment and ends the same month the following year. A membership certificate will be sent out.  
To register: Email deafblindtip@gmail.com
* excludes NIC & CDI prep webinars  
What is a Webinar?
Short for Web-based seminar, a webinar is a presentation, lecture, workshop or seminar that is transmitted over the Web. A key feature of a Webinar is its interactive elements -- the ability to give, receive and discuss information. Source: Webopedia

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