Overview of modules

Modules are interactive online classes. Each module is five weeks long.

Module activities include:

  • Studying content in ASL and written English
  • Responding to topics in ASL and/or written English
  • Self-reflection
  • Analysis of ASL translation work
  • Quizzes
  • Flash card practice

Mini-lectures throughout the modules are presented in ASL.

Time requirements

Participants are expected to invest about 20 hours of work over five weeks for each module. There are no required meeting times, but we’ve designed the content for weekly work. All work must be completed by the ending date of the module.

Technology requirements

Modules are offered through Canvas online learning management system.

  • You must have high-speed internet access and a tablet or computer that supports:
  • Ability to work online and type or video record discussion posts.
  • Ability to record videos.
  • Ability to upload videos to YouTube for sharing with others in Canvas.
  • Ability to access streamed video content.

Registration requirements

To register, participants must:

  • Work in the United States or U.S. territories
  • Hold RID, NAD, or BEI certification
  • Have a minimum of 3 years interpreting experience


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St. Catherine University is an RID-approved CMP sponsor. These interactive modules are worth 2.0 professional studies CEUs.

Ready to register? Click on the module title below.

Introduction to Addiction and Recovery Interpreting February 5–March 12, 2018

Introduction to Psychopharmacology for Interpreters  April 2–May 9, 2018

Introduction to Mental Health Interpreting: But I Don’t Do Mental Health! June 4–July 9, 2018

Introduction to Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault November 19–December 28, 2018

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