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How to Work with Limited English Proficient (LEP) Clients – Kauai Training...

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Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall

4191 Hardy Street

Lihue, HI 96766

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TOPICS:

• Overview of Language Access laws
• Understanding the LEP individual
• When and how to use bilingual staff
• Translation vs. Interpretation
• Basics of Interpretation
• Interpretation ethics
• Resources

TRAINER:

Dr. Suzanne Zeng
• Assistant Professor, Center for Interpretation and Translation Studies at UHM • Certified Chinese-English Conference Interpreter • Member, Supreme Court Committee for Court Interpreters and State Language Access Advisory Council • Helped establish higher standards for Hawai’i State court and medical interpreters • Active community and conference interpreter • Conducted numerous workshops at home and abroad for Asian and Pacific Island language speakers

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

• State/County employees who provide direct services to/or may encounter LEP individuals.
• State/County managers and supervisors who oversee the delivery of services to LEP individuals.

Public is invited to attend.

SPONSORED BY:
State of Hawai'i- Office of Language Access
Center for Interpretation and Translation Studies, UH Manoa
Kauai County


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