A 3-month course (4 months in the more popular online version) that will introduce you to the skills and techniques which you need to translate well
IH Barcelona translator training:
Our Introduction to Translation course is designed for people who have little or no experience in translating and who are interested in becoming translators.
No previous experience of translation is necessary. Most people taking the course have a background in teaching and all require a high level of competence in both English and Spanish.
By the end of the course you should feel more confident at translating and ready to start with some translation work.
Course tutor Joe Graham
Joe revised and updated this course and is himself a prize-winning translator
The eight modules are as follows:
At the end of the course, if you have completed the assignments to a satisfactory level, you will be awarded the IH Barcelona Introduction to Translation certificate.
Each module includes:
Please note Both the application form and your translated test piece must be submitted before you can be accepted for the course.
To secure your place you need to pay the full fee on acceptance onto the course.