Workshops for the Community

Workshops for the Community

TTC Workshop Policy

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 User Experiences in Hospitality
  2. Audiovisual Translation: Subtitling
  3. Becoming a Professional Translator
  4. Business Arabic Writing
  5. Dubbing – Bring out the Artist in You!
  6. Translation in Business & Finance
  7. Interpreting Basics
  8. Literary Translation
  9. Master the Technique of Note-taking
  10. Media Translation
  11. Medical Translation
  12. Professional Translator’s Toolkit
  13. Revision and Quality Assurance
  14. SDL Trados Studio and Project Management
  15. Translating Sports
  16. Translation of News and Views
  17. Translation Technologies: Mastering SDL Trados
  18. Translation of Legal Documents
  19. VO: Translation Strategies & Voicing Techniques

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

Workshops

Upcoming Workshops

Workshop Title Date Time Leader Availability
Learn the Basics of Professional Translation September 22, 2019 - September 25, 2019 4:00 - 7:00 pm Sayed Mohamed
Audiovisual Translation: Subtitling October 06, 2019 - October 09, 2019 4:00 - 7:00 pm Dr. Amer Al-Adwan
Business Arabic Writing - October 2019 October 13, 2019 - October 16, 2019 4:00 - 7:00 pm Dr. Omaima El-Hardlo
Interpreting Basics October 27, 2019 - October 30, 2019 4:00 - 7:00 pm Mazen Alfarhan
Translating Sports November 10, 2019 - November 13, 2019 4:00 - 7:00 pm Nabeel Rashid
Voice Over – Voicing Documentaries Demystified! December 08, 2019 - December 11, 2019 4:00 - 7:00 pm Dr. Rashid Yahiaoui
Accessible Hospitality and Events January 05, 2020 - January 08, 2020 4:00 - 7:00 pm Dr. Joselia Neves
Translation & Technology: SDL Trados January 19, 2020 - January 22, 2020 4:00 - 7:00 pm Wahba Youssef
Master the Technique of Note-taking January 26, 2020 - January 29, 2020 4:00 - 7:00 pm Mazen Alfarhan
Translation in Business and Finance February 02, 2020 - February 05, 2020 4:00 - 7:00 pm Hisham Ali
Business Arabic Writing - February 2020 February 09, 2020 - February 12, 2020 4:00 - 7:00 pm Dr. Omaima El-Hardlo
Revision and Quality Assurance February 16, 2020 - February 19, 2020 4:00 - 7:00 pm Dr. Ahmed Alaoui
Medical Translation Workshop March 08, 2020 - March 11, 2020 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dr. Ashraf Abdel Fattah
Business Arabic Writing - April 2020 April 05, 2020 - April 08, 2020 4:00 - 7:00 pm Dr. Omaima El-Hardlo
Basic Principles of Legal Translation April 12, 2020 - April 15, 2020 4:00 - 7:00 pm Dr. Ahmed Alaoui
Dubbing, Bring out the Artist in You! April 19, 2020 - April 22, 2020 4:00 - 7:00 pm Dr. Rashid Yahiaoui
Translating News and Views April 19, 2020 - April 22, 2020 4:00 - 7:00 pm Dr. Ashraf Abdel Fattah
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