The field of ASL interpreting finds itself in another period of change. With a newly revised testing process under CASLI/RID, many have been left to wonder what has changed. The previous iteration of the NIC yielded a fail rate so high that many interpreters aspiring to become certified through RID are frustrated. Will the next test also present some of the same challenges? What was the ‘minimum skill set’ that one needed to demonstrate in order to become certified? Are there concrete skills that interpreters can work on in order to prepare them for the next iteration of the NIC? Join us as we explore the answer to these questions and isolate specific skills to develop that will increase our chances of passing any certification test, and ultimately benefit the work we do.

Generalist Certification; Defining Minimum Competence ticket
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