FLI

FLI

Foundations of Legal Interpretation

5Modules  /  20Hours

 

Module 1

Introduction to the Canadian legal system 
Court structures (federal, provincial, administrative board, and tribunals)

Module 2
Criminal law procedures and terms

Civil law procedures and terms

Case studies

Skills and strategies of interpretation challenges

Sight translation practice 

Consecutive interpretation practice

Whisper interpretation skills and strategies

Module 3
Introduction to Administrative Boards and Tribunals

Procedures
Case studies 

Related terminology

Practices

 

Module 4
Introduction to domestic violence cases

Terms and procedures

Victim Witness Assistance Program

Consecutive and sight translation practices
PAR Program

Simultaneous practices

 

Module 5
Introduction to Immigration and Refugee Board

Terms and procedures
Analyze types of interpretation and related divisions