Foundation Certificate in Translation

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Foundation Certificate in Translation

199.00

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Very useful specific information throughout the course. Section 4 and 8 were particularly helpful, as were the related links. This information helped understanding what the profession might involve in specific cases” Sonia, FCT Student, 2016.

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FOUNDATION COURSE IN TRANSLATION

The Foundation Certificate in Translation (FCT) has been specifically created as an introductory course for multilingual individuals who wish to provide Translation services professionally. It facilitates entry to business and service industries as well as CIoL degree and Masters level courses. Holders of the Certificate are entitled to confirm that they have received official training in this subject area and publicise their training on their Curriculum Vitae. 

QUICK OVERVIEW

  • Course type: e-learning (online)
  • When can I start the course? ANYTIME
  • Number of online lessons: 10
  • Course Languages: ALL
  • Level: Entry (NQF Level 'Entry')
  • Supplementary: Skype SessionsTranslation Practice

THE FCT CERTIFICATION

The FCT represents entry-level professional level skills in Translation. It is an entry level certification (NQF Level 'Entry') in terms of language skills required for those translating in the UK.

Excellent command of English and the Other Language is required.  However the decision as to whether you think you are at the required level to carry out this course must be yours.

The FCT certification offers a range of benefits:

Relevance
Provides a nationally consistent standard of professionalism for those who wish to progress into careers as Translators using English and their 'Other Language'.

Potential
- Facilitates entry to business and service industries, and Degree and Masters level courses.
- Entitles holders to confirm that they have received official training in this subject area and publicise their training on their Curriculum Vitae.

Flexibility
The certification is available in every language.

FCT e-learning Lesson Content

Covering all the essential components of the FCI, the content is as follows:

10 Lessons - examples:

  • What is a Translator?
  • The Translator's Code of Conduct
  • Public Sector Translation
  • Translators in the European Union
  • Commercial Translation
  • Working With Agencies
  • Translation Techniques
  • and more...

Plus:

  • Links / reading materials on various subjects
  • Extensive written teachings / information on the subject matter
  • Exercises, such as vocabulary building and sight translation from English into the Other Language, etc.
  • Online resources / Videos / up-to-date links

In total, hundreds of resources carefully designed and planned by linguisttraining.com.

Course Outcomes

  • Receive a Certificate of Completion from linguisttraining.com, Award-Winning trainer and Accredited CIoL Examination centre.
  • Entitles holders to confirm that they have received official training in this subject area and publicise their training on their Curriculum Vitae.