Course Overview

This qualification will enable you to understand how to prepare for a community interpreting role, its ethical context and the responsibilities involved. It develops the practice of interpreting, including facilitating community interpreting situations. This course is suitable if you are new to this role, have no previous experience and are interested in developing your practice and performance.

The course is accredited through the completion of a portfolio of evidence and/or course assessment.

You will be required to complete an Individual Initial Assessment form at the start of your course. Your tutor will provide induction and guidance at the beginning of your course.

Entry Requirements

You should have fluency in English and a second language at GCSE level.

Interviews/initial assessment sessions for Community Interpreting courses will be held in early September and you should call for an appointment.


Course Fees

Tuition fee £286.00 plus exam fee £70.00.


Information, Advice and Support

Careers Guidance

Help with choosing the right course and with thinking about where this might take you in the future.
Tel: 01274 433043
Email: [email protected]

Student Finance

Money matters - you may be entitled to financial support whilst you study.
Tel: 01274 433246.
Email: [email protected]

Learning Support

Support for applicants with a learning difficulty, disability, illness or other learning need.
Tel: 01274 438999
Email: [email protected]

For all other queries call 01274 088088

Tuition Fees

If you are aged 19+ and studying a Further Education Course at Bradford College, you may have to pay course fees. Course fees are dependent on the number of hours and which course is being taken. Actual costs can be obtained from our FE Registry team.
Tel: 01274 433172
Email: [email protected].