Official Document Translation: Creating An Important Translation Specialty


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65 minutes

Learning Objectives

This course will provide information on translation techniques for official documents, sources of official document translation work, and sample templates from a variety of countries, focusing in particular, however, on Latin America and North America.


Learn how to effectively build a translation specialty focusing on official documents, including certificates, curriculum vitae and other credentials.
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In highly multicultural countries such as Canada and many others, thousands of immigrants arrive in the country each year, bringing foreign qualifications and other documents for accreditation in their adopted home. For translators, the translation of these foreign language documents can comprise a unique niche for translators seeking a new specialty area. This course is 60 minutes.

Upload Date

August 18, 2011

Trainer Bio

Suzanne Deliscar - Suzanne Deliscar is both a lawyer and a Spanish and French to English translator. A graduate of McMaster University with a Combined Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Latin American Studies, and a minor in Science, Technology and Public Policy in 2000, Ms. Deliscar went on to obtain a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Windsor Faculty of Law in 2003. Ms. Deliscar was called to the Bar of the Province of Ontario in 2004 and has been actively practicing law on a full-time basis since that time. As a lawyer-linguist, Suzanne focuses on official document and legal translation, and also trains fellow language professionals in the areas of marketing and legal translation.

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Alexis Songe Dinanga
about 3 years ago

Your style and method of teaching is very effective, informative and easy to do a study. Thanks Suzanne for taking the time to research and share your knowledge and professional experience with us. Regards

about 8 years ago

The content and materials were good, making it easier to retain & remember the information.

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