TLS Learn, a new career development website for public service interpreters, has been launched by one of the UK’s leading language services providers, The Language Shop. The site is designed to bring together the ‘best in class’ development opportunities for those looking to start, progress or develop a career as a public service interpreter, making […]

TLS, the new career development website for public service interpreters brought to you by The Language Shop, is proud to announce the launch of a brand new ‘virtual’ exam-only Level 3 Certificate in Community Interpreting (CCI) qualification.

Simona Hodor (DPSI NRPSI RPSI MCIL CL) is a Romanian interpreter based in Romford. She shared her career journey with us.

If you are bilingual or multilingual, you might assume that the job of being an interpreter is an easy one. However, if you were to observe an interpreter at work you would quickly see that the role is about so much more than the language they speak.

Public service interpreters enjoy an extremely varied and richly rewarding role. But you may be wondering – what does it involve?

The Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL) recently published a ‘Career and Qualifications Insights Report’ as part of its commitment to produce research which allows both members and organisations within the language services industry to understand the upcoming challenges faced by the profession.