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OPI & VRI Best Practices

Duration: 3 Hours
Recurrence: 1
Location: Remote Training (Online)
Instructor: Kathy
Category: Advanced Community Interpretation

Workshop Outline

On-Site / Remote Training Available

Explore OPI & VRI challenges in medical and court settings; 

Introduction of OPI and VRI (Pro and Con; application area; outlook) 

Requirements of OPI and VRI; ( in respect of interpretation skills and customer service) 

Illustrate challenging contingency scenarios on audio and video calls 


Review best practices and resolutions of OPI & VRI’s challenges; 

a.Familiarize with common medical and court interpretation scenarios 

b.Summarize proper approach and wording in coping with challenging audio & video calls


Practice audio and video interpretation calls 

Medical audio call – OBGYN 

Medical video call – MOCA 

Court audio call – Hearing 

Court video call – Family court

Specialized workshop with 3 Professional Development units (PDUs) to be approved by Ontario Council on Community Interpreting (OCCI)

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On-Site / Remote Training Available

Non-member: $150 / Associate Member: $75 / Senior* & Premium Member**: Free

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* Senior Members can take 10 workshops for free, 

once all 10 workshops are taken, fees will change to $75 for each extra workshop

** Premium Members have free access to all APCITG workshops

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APCITG is registered under the non-profit laws of the Canadian Federal Corporation since September, 2016. As a certified Interpretation and Translation organization, our goal is to assist professional Interpreters and Translators to gain recognition, to have career advancement, to engage in social events and explore international opportunities by providing a solid and extensive platform.

As a proud home for professional Chinese Interpreters and Translators, APCITG is devoted to maximize your potential as well as your well-being.