Workshops for the Community

Workshops for the Community

Learn Translation & Interpreting with the TII Translation and Training Center!

Why TII-TTC?

The Translation and Training Center aims at promoting community development and building capacity in Qatar and the region through continuing education (professional development) opportunities in translation and interpreting.

The Center provides practicing translators, interpreters and communication specialists with opportunities to continue their professional development through specialized workshops that aim to enhance and expand skill sets and provide orientation in key technological innovations and new methodologies in the field of translation and interpreting. The Center offers both regular workshops and tailored workshops for the community throughout the academic year.

We are committed to serving the needs of busy professionals and university students in Qatar and the region. Our team of experienced trainers utilizes engaging approaches to teaching that make learning fun and effective.

We offer workshops in a wide range of specialties around the year. They include but are not restricted to:

  1. Accessible Hospitality and Events
  2. Audiovisual Translation: Subtitling
  3. Basic Principles of Legal Translation
  4. Business Arabic Writing
  5. Interpreting Basics
  6. Learn the Basics of  Professional Translation
  7. Literary Translation
  8. Master the Technique of Note-taking
  9. Media Translation
  10. Medical Translation
  11. Professional Interpreting
  12. Professional Translator’s Toolkit
  13. Revision and Quality Assurance
  14. Translating Sports
  15. Translation in Business & Finance
  16. Translation of News and Views
  17. Translation Technology: SDL Trados
  18. Voice Over – Voicing Documentaries Demystified!

Workshop Offerings

Our workshop annual cycle usually starts in September and ends in the following June. In the 2019-2020 cycle, we will be offering 17 workshops.

  • The length of each workshop is 12 hours extended over 4 days, Sunday to Wednesday (4-7pm).
  • In case a workshop happened to be during the holy month of Ramadan, a different time will be set. 
  • A certificate of completion will be delivered to participants who have successfully completed the entire training module.

 

Kindly check out our workshop policies on age requirements, registration, cancellation, safety and conduct, and discounts before applying.

Review Workshop Policies and Discounts

 

Upcoming Workshops

Workshop Title Leader Date  Time  Fees Availability
Professional Interpreting (Face-to-Face) Mazen Alfarhan September 5 – 8, 2021 4:00 – 7:00 PM QAR 2,600

 

 

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Professional Translation Basics (Online) Sayed Mohamed September 26 – October 4, 2021 4:00 – 6:00 PM QAR 950
SDL Trados: Translating (Face-to-Face) Wahba Youssef October 10 – 13, 2021 4:00 – 7:00 PM QAR 1,300
Business Arabic Writing - 2021 (Online) Dr. Omaima El-Hardlo October 24 – November 1, 2021 4:00 – 6:00 PM QAR 950
Master the Technique of Note-taking (Face-to-Face) Mazen Alfarhan October 31 – November 3, 2021 4:00 – 7:00 PM QAR 1,300
Translating Sports (Online) Nabeel Rashid December 5 – 13, 2021 4:00 – 6:00 PM QAR 950
Legal Translation (Online) Dr. Ahmed Alaoui January 9 – 17, 2022 QAR 950
Business and Finance Translation (Face-to-Face) Hisham Ali February 13 – 16, 2022

4:00 – 7:00 PM

QAR 1,300
Business Arabic Writing - 2022 (Online) Dr. Omaima El-Hardlo February 20 – 28, 2022 4:00 – 6:00 PM QAR 950
Medical Translation (Online) Dr. Ashraf Abdel Fattah March 1 – 9, 2022 QAR 950
Revision and Quality Assurance (Online) Dr. Ahmed Alaoui March 20 – 28, 2022 QAR 950

 

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