Starting Work as a Translator or Interpreter (SWATI)

17 October 2020 ITI online webinar

BOOKING CLOSES WEDNESDAY 14 OCTOBER, 23:59 BST 

Online training for when you're starting out

Listen to three separate online sessions on Saturday 17 October to discover what you need to do to take your first steps as a professional translator or interpreter and successfully launch your new career.

You are able to register for 1, 2 or 3 sessions. ITI members can register for all 3 sessions for free. ITI non-members are charged £12 per session.  

Booking a place you will also give you access to the recording as each session will be recorded and available for you to listen to afterwards if you are unable to attend the live session.

Non-members - claim back your SWATI fees if you join ITI by the end of October 2020.

Any questions please contact Ann Brooks, Professional Development Officer

Session 1  
Session 1 | 9-11am
  • Working as a Public Service interpreter with Zoé Diderich
  • Working as an interpreter with Katharina Wawrzon-Stewart
  • Working with Clear Voice Interpreting Services with Anna Ware
  • Q&A

ITI members - Free

Non-members - £12

Session 2 
Session 2 | 12-2pm
  • Working as a translator: freelance, in-house, generalist or specialist work? With Nathalie Reis
  • Pricing & financial aspects of being a translator/interpreter with Joanna Waller
  • Standing out when starting out with Nicholas Nicou
  • Breaking through the ‘no experience–no work’ barrier: pro bono work with Joanna Waller    
  • Q&A

ITI members - Free

Non-members - £12

Session 3  
Session 3 | 3-5pm
  • A glance at transcreation with Hogarth Worldwide
  • Working with agencies with Surrey Translation Bureau, Allison Spangler
  • Subtitling and dubbing with freelance subtitler Hanna Hagström
  • Working (in-house and freelance) for Dora Wirth Languages with Sonia Ribeiro
  • Q&A

ITI members - Free

Non-members - £12

Read about the speakers

Katharina Wawrzon-Stewart

Katharina Wawrzon-Stewart

MITI

Anna Ware

Anna Ware

Director, Clear Voice Interpreting Service

Joanna Waller

Joanna Waller

FITI

Allison Spangler

Allison Spangler

Head of Resource Management, Surrey Translation Bureau (STB)

Nicholas Nicou

Nicholas Nicou

Affiliate

Nathalie Reis

Nathalie Reis

MITI