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  • Black Deaf Culture through the Lens of History

    Product not yet rated Contains 6 Component(s), 0.2 credits offered Includes a Live Event on 02/27/2019 at 7:30 PM (EST)

    This presentation discusses through a historical lens: the culture, education, and sociolinguistics of Black Deaf people. The era of social marginalization contributed to the development of Black ASL and at least in part, intertwined with the formation of the National Black Deaf Advocates, Inc. (NBDA).

  • Sponsor/Auditor Training-Overview

    Contains 6 Component(s), 0.2 credits offered

    ​This module provides a general overview of the RID Certification Maintenance Program (CMP). Subsequent modules in this series will provide specific and detailed information about the various components of the CMP & the processes by which RID certified and associate members maintain certification.

  • Sponsor/Auditor Training-Academic Coursework

    Contains 6 Component(s), 0.2 credits offered

    This module provides specific information including types of coursework, timelines, and credit amounts related to the academic coursework that can be converted to CEU credits.

  • Sponsor/Auditor Training-PINRA

    Contains 6 Component(s), 0.2 credits offered

    This module provides information regarding learning activities in which certified and associate members wish to participate but which are not already approved for CEUs. This module will describe the types of learning activities that qualify, timelines and processes for application to an approved RID CMP Sponsor, and how to demonstrate successful completion of the activity as well as some common misunderstandings about the PINRA category of credits.

  • Sponsor Training-Sponsor Initiated Activity

    Contains 6 Component(s), 0.2 credits offered

    ​This module will provide information regarding educational activities either developed and provided by Facilitators/Instructors, Hosts or RID-Approved Sponsors. CMP-approved Sponsors may either provide or support a learning activity for CEU credits including the types of activities that qualify, requirements for instructors, documentation required, timelines, and evaluation processes.

  • Social Justice Roundtable

    Product not yet rated Contains 6 Component(s), 0.4 credits offered

    Our webinar spotlight this month is “Social Justice Roundtable.” Receive a 15% discount when you register and enter the “SJR2019” code. Discount ends February 28, 2019. This webinar is ​0.4 Professional Studies CEUs in the Power, Privilege, and Oppression category. The Social Justice Roundtable promotes participants to engage in meaningful exchanges around anti-oppression and social justice issues as they relate to the working and living experience of interpreters and those they serve. The forum serves to support those who are members of marginalized groups and to educate participants on issues of oppression, discrimination, and social justice. Participants will have opportunities participant in discussions, network with others, and learn from current events.

  • Sponsor/Auditor Training-Protocols for Auditors

    Contains 6 Component(s), 0.2 credits offered

    This module provides information specifically for auditors of CMP sponsors outlining the expectations for auditors, monitoring sponsors to ensure successful compliance with CMP requirements, and audit procedures & timelines.

  • Sponsor/Auditor Training-Independent Study

    Product not yet rated Contains 6 Component(s), 0.2 credits offered

    This module provides information regarding learning activities that are developed by members and describes the sponsor’s role in reviewing, approving, and monitoring the Independent Study (IS) project.

  • Introduction to Active Shooter Response Training for the Deaf and Interpreters

    Contains 5 Component(s), 0.2 credits offered

    ​Introduction to Active Shooter Response training for the Deaf and Interpreters – a cursory discussion on the terms, definitions, meanings, and means for preparation and response to an Active Shooter Incident for individuals whom are Deaf, hard of hearing, and/or American Sign Language Interpreters.

  • Legal Interpreting Basics

    Product not yet rated Contains 5 Component(s), 0.15 credits offered

    ​Legal settings constitute high risk interpreting. Many interpreters avoid legal interpreting because of the fear that they might do more harm than good if they interpret in a legal setting without the proper training and credentials. This seminar aims to assist generalist interpreters understand the path to legal interpreting, the type of skills and competencies necessary and the support available from the legal interpreting community. Target Audience: Interpreters interested in legal interpreting nation-wide.