April 2017

Tue2511:00 am Understanding Industrial Materials for technical translators

Materials are essential in making every single physical product we know and love… and even hate.  They are key to answering some of society’s ….. [MORE]

Tue254:00 pm Workshop: Marketing Plan

Do you love translating but hate marketing, especially creating a strategic marketing plan to reach your target customers and target income? Then this session is for you….. [MORE]

Thu2711:00 am Understanding the Automotive Industry for technical translators

In this webinar, participants can expect to gain a broad understanding of the global automotive industry that includes its value, production volumes and general technologies that make up modern cars. . [MORE]

May 2017

Tue1610:00 am Transcreation: what it is and what it takes

There has been a lot of discussion about “Transcreation” lately. Among the many services that translators can offer, this is certainly one of great interest. But what is it really? …. [MORE]

Tue2311:30am Veterinary Medicine – a thorough introduction for translators

Lesson one of a three-session course in order to offer a thorough introduction to Veterinary Science for translators. The course will teach you some notions of Anatomy, Physiology, Animal Behaviour, Surgery, Animal Husbandry.. …. [MORE]

Wed2411:30am Coping with English Pronunciation for Non-native speakers

English is a strange language when it comes to pronunciation, isn’t it? A vowel system of 19 sounds, but only 5 Latin vowels to spell them with. …. [MORE]

Tue3011:30am Veterinary Medicine – a thorough introduction for translators

Lesson 2 of a three-session course in order to offer a thorough introduction to Veterinary Science for translators. The course will teach you some notions of Anatomy, Physiology, Animal Behaviour, Surgery, Animal Husbandry.. …. [MORE]

June 2017

Mon52:30 pm Clear Writing (3-part course)

Anyone can write. Right? Well, not exactly. Sure, anyone who’s mastered English grammar and vocab can string a few sentences together, but it takes much more than that to write clearly and effectively…. [MORE]

Tue611:30am Veterinary Medicine – a thorough introduction for translators

Lesson 3 of a three-session course in order to offer a thorough introduction to Veterinary Science for translators. The course will teach you some notions of Anatomy, Physiology, Animal Behaviour, Surgery, Animal Husbandry.. …. [MORE]

Thu1511:00 am Technology advancement and patent translation

presentation focuses on the development of technology in relation to patent translation, especially the use of technology at patent offices, covering the latest ‘artificial intelligence’-based translation tool… [MORE]

September 2017

TUE1911:30  am Renewable Energies: Wind Power

Wind power is one of the major forms of renewable energy being developed to meet future energy needs. This talk for translators introduces the design and technology associated with wind turbines… [MORE]

Thu2111:30 am Renewable Energies: Solar Power

The energy in the radiation reaching the earth’s surface, exceeds our current global demands by 7000 times. In this lecture the solar resource is examined along with ways to capture and make use of it.  … [MORE]

Thu216:00 pm Tablet Interpreting. Lesson 1 The ins and outs of tablet interpreting

The first webinar in this series is designed to get to know our tablets and cover the basics of tablet interpreting. Dive in and explore … [MORE]

October 2017

Thu56:00 pm Tablet Interpreting. Lesson 2 Preparation made simple

Preparing for an assignment is essential. Join us and learn how a tablet can make preparation fast and easy … [MORE]

Thu1211:30 am. The art of translation: advanced translation techniques

Translation techniques are part and parcel of the translation process. For translation practitioners, it is helpful to understand what translation techniques are available to them and what they entail in terms of the decision-making process. … [MORE]

Thu196:00 pm Tablet Interpreting. Lesson 3 Using tablets for consecutive interpreting

Tablets offer a wide range of benefits in consecutive interpreting – from referencing documents to full-on consecutive with tablet and stylus [MORE]

November 2017

Thu26:00 pm Tablet Interpreting. Lesson 4 Tablets in the booth

Tablets’ small footprints make them ideal boothmates in mobile booths. But there are many other benefits of bringing devices into the booth. Join us and explore some  …[MORE]

Tue14 Writing and Translating for Public Relations

COMING SOON. Following the success of our webinar with Rosie Robbins on writing for the press and public relations sector, Rosie has now designed a more in-depth course. We will be announcing details here soon. [MORE]

Thu16 Competing in a Global World. Part 1: Building Your Brand

Most linguists today are competing in a global marketplace that is driving fees down. The eCPD Webinar series Competing in a Global World will give you practical tools [MORE]

Thu236:00 pm Tablet Interpreting. Lesson 5 Apps and accessories galore

Our final session covers all the apps and accessories you never knew you needed: from language apps to productivity tools to apps that will keep you and your clients’ confidential data safe …[MORE]

Thu30 Competing in a Global World. Part 2: Being Strategic and Productive

helping you get under the skin of your ideal customer, understand the channels available to you to grow your business and define a strategy for your business … [MORE]

December 2017

Thu14 Competing in a Global World. Part 3: Leveraging Digital Marketing

Digital marketing can amplify your message and help you reach your audience like never before. This webinar will look at the most popular digital marketing channels  … [MORE]