Court Interpreter Applicants Wanted: 2017 Summer Basic Orientation Workshop – HiloPosted on Jun 1, 2017 in News & Reports, Press Releases
HILO, HI – The state Judiciary is seeking individuals who speak English and another language to become court interpreters. Applications are now being accepted for a special summer Basic Orientation Workshop (BOW) for new court interpreters in Hilo:
What: Special Summer Basic Orientation Workshop –
Hilo (Hawaii Island)
Dates: June 15-16, 2017 (Thursday / Friday)
Times: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: Hilo Courthouse
Address: Hale Kaulike
777 Kilauea Avenue
Hilo, Hawaii 96720-4212
Extended Registration Deadline: June 7, 2017
Completion of the two-day BOW workshop is the mandatory first step for interpreters seeking to become qualified state court interpreters for the Hawaii State Judiciary.
The workshop registration fee of $95/person includes the two-day workshop and all course materials. A grant from the Hawaii Women’s Legal Foundation and the Hawaii Friends of Restorative Justice is being used to lower the cost from the original $120 workshop fee.
This special summer BOW in Hilo is the last opportunity to attend the BOW in 2017. The next BOWs will be scheduled in February/March of 2018.