'Entry' level:

Suitable for:

  • Multilingual individuals, yet unqualified in interpreting or translation
  • Vocationally experienced Interpreters who require a certification / confirmed training on their CV.
  • Inexperienced linguists who wish to start their career in interpreting and / or translation

Equivalent to:

'Entry Level' on the RQF / FHEQ frameworks.

Choose one of these courses:

THE FOUNDATION CERTIFICATE IN INTERPRETING (FCI). VIEW COURSE.
the FOUNDATION certificate IN Translation (FCT). view COURSE.

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Level 3: 

Suitable for:

  • GCSE Level qualified individuals / equivalent level of experience
  • Multilingual individuals, highly confident in their ability / skills yet unqualified in interpreting or translation
  • Vocationally experienced Linguists who require a certification

Equivalent to:

  • AS and A level
  • Advanced Extension Award 
  • Cambridge International award 
  • International Baccalaureate 
  • Key Skills level 3 
  • NVQ level 3 
  • BTEC award, certificate and diploma level 3, BTEC National 
  • Cambridge Technical level 3

CHOOSE ONE OF THESE COURSES:

THE FOUNDATION CERTIFICATE IN INTERPRETING (FCI). VIEW COURSE.
THE FOUNDATION CERTIFICATE IN TRANSLATION (FCT). VIEW COURSE.
THE CERTIFICATE IN BILINGUAL SKILLS (CBS). VIEW COURSE.

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Level 6:

Suitable For:

  • A-Level qualified individuals / equivalent level of experience
  • Multilingual individuals, highly confident in their ability / skills
  • Qualified in interpreting or translation at Entry Level or Level 3
  • Vocationally experienced Linguists who require a qualification in Interpreting to further their career

Equivalent to:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Graduate certificate, Graduate diploma
  • NVQ level 4 
  • BTEC Advanced Professional award, certificate and diploma level 6

CHOOSE THIS COURSE:

The Diploma In Public Service Interpreting (DPSI). view course.

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Level 7:

Suitable for:

  • Degree Level qualified individuals / equivalent level of experience
  • Multilingual individuals, highly confident in their ability / skills
  • Qualified in interpreting or translation at Level 3 or Level 6
  • Vocationally experienced Linguists who require a qualification in Translation to further their career

EQUIVALENT TO:

  • Master’s degree 
  • Postgraduate certificate, Postgraduate diploma
  • BTEC Advanced Professional award, certificate and diploma level 7 
  • Fellowship and fellowship diploma 
  • NVQ level 5 
  • BTEC Advanced Professional award, certificate and diploma level 7

CHOOSE THIS COURSE:

The Diploma In Translation (DipTrans). View Course.

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Guidance on Levels

linguisttraining.com follows the guidelines laid out by the UK Government. Click here for more info. 

Regulated qualifications in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are in either the:

  • Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF)
  • Framework for Higher Education Qualifications (FHEQ)

Our courses, and the qualifications offered by the CIoL follow this structure.

 

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