Deaf Interpreter Training Online (DITO)

This training program will have a series of courses offered that Deaf Interpreters need to complete in order to take the Knowledge Exam and Performance Exam at RID and become certified.  Program participants will meet LIVE online two Sundays a month for 3 hours each and 2-4 hours of online work a month, all for a duration of 5 months.  The following topics will be covered:

  1. Introduction to Interpreting (8 hours)
  2. RID-NAD’s Code of Professional Conduct (8 hours)
  3. Process of Interpreting (8 hours)
  4. ASL Linguistics (8 hours)
  5. Interpreting Practicum (8 hours)

Total: 40 hours

***NOTE: $99 security deposit to hold your spot in the training is non-refundable.  If you pay in full, $99 security deposit plus $25 processing fee is nonrefundable.

  • If you choose to make a Security Deposit (NON-REFUNDABLE), you will need to make six monthly $150 payments towards the full price of $999.00. If you pay in full today, you will get $100 off the full price.