FAQ

How do I find an interpreter?
You can find a list of Interpreter Referral Services in the NURIEC region under the Regional Resources section of this website.

Where can I learn American Sign Language (ASL)?
Look for a list of American Sign Language Programs in the NURIEC region under the Regional Resources section of this website.

You can learn more about ASL and ASL instruction from the American Sign Language Teachers Association.

Where can I learn more about the interpreting profession?
Check out these websites:
DiscoverInterpreting.com
Mano a Mano
National Alliance of Black Interpreters
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf

Where can I study interpreting?
You can find out about Interpreting Education Programs within the 10-state NURIEC region by visiting the websites of programs listed in our Regional Resources.

For lists of educational programs all across the U.S., try these sites:
DiscoverInterpreting.com
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf
Or visit our sister Regional Interpreter Education Center sites for information on programs in those regions.

How can I find a mentor?
You can find a list of Mentorship Programs in the NURIEC region under the Regional Resources section of this website.

For a nationwide list of Master Mentors, listed by state, you can visit the NCIEC Master Mentor Directory.

How does an interpreter achieve national certification?
For information about professional certification, please visit Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf.

What opportunities are there for interpreters to earn CEUs?
You can find information about CEUs on this website under Professional Development and by visiting the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf website.

For a list of upcoming events, please see our Calendar.

How can I arrange to offer CEUs for interpreters attending my training event?
The NURIEC can assist you in arranging sponsorship of CEUs. Please visit the Professional Development pages of our website.

  • Contact

    Regional Interpreter Education Center
    American Sign Language Program
    405 Meserve Hall
    Northeastern University
    Boston, MA 02115
    617-373-8262 voice
    857.366.4195 VP and voice
    617-373-3065 fax

    Northeastern University Regional Interpreter Education Center