|Interpreter Training at SBCD|
The North American Mission Board (NAMB) and the ITP will offer three courses for all interested interpreters and deaf leaders at the 2016 SBCD. Details are seen below:
in the 21st Century
offer 1 CEU from the Registry of Interpreters
for the Deaf and the NAMB/ITP. Interpreters of
all skill levels will surely benefit by taking
either of these courses which are being taught
by these Christian instructors.
Duane Martin and his
wife of 14 years, Dana, grew up in Florence,
South Carolina. They currently live in
Lynchburg, VA. They have 2 adopted boys — David
(10), that they adopted from Guatemala,
Central America when he was an infant and Daniel
(12). They have two biological daughters,
Delaney, (4) and Dylann is (2).
is one of the required core courses to receive
an ITP certificate through the North American
Mission Board (NAMB). This course will be taught
in ASL only. If you will be needing a voice
interpreter, you must request one before June 15
on the attached registration form.
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Carol Tipton's Biography:
Carol Tipton, CSC, CI
and CT, has been involved with the education of
interpreters for over 40 years. In the
mid-nineteen-seventies she coordinated the
National Interpreter Training Consortium out of
NYU, where she earned M.A. and Ed.D. degrees.
She has taught continuing education classes for
interpreters at Gallaudet University since 1978,
and credit classes in the Interpreter Training
Program at the Community College of Baltimore
County-Catonsville since 1988, where she is
currently an Associate Professor. She chaired
the RID committee which composed the RID Code of
Ethics, served on the Blueprint Committee, which
constructed the first generalist written
certification examination, was a member of the
RID Professional Standards Committee, developing
standard practice papers, served as a member of
the NAD/RID Certification Council and is
currently a member of the RID Professional
Development Committee. She is a Local Test
Administrator for RID and coordinates the RID
Supersite at Catonsville for administering
written and performance certification
examinations. She is also the Certification
Maintenance Program Coordinator for the Potomac
Chapter of RID and a charter member of the Open
Bible Deaf Church in College Park, MD.
This course will
be taught in voice only. If you will be needing
a sign, oral or tactile interpreter, you must
request one before June 15th on the attached
The class schedule
is as follows:
The course fee for participants desiring RID CMP/ACET credit is $80. The non-RID student fee is $70. The North American Mission Board is a RID approved sponsor.
Important Notice: Please understand that the course fee does not include cost of lodging, registration and meals. Each ITP participant is responsible for making these arrangements with the Southern Baptist Conference of the Deaf (SBCD) through the website. email@example.com Make sure to inform them that you are with SBCD/ITP if you plan to arrive on Friday evening. More information and all ITP forms regarding the conference can be found at the website above. The extra lodging fee for Friday evening is $30. Meals may be purchased as follows: $10/Friday evening dinner, $7.50/breakfast Saturday morning and $10/lunch noon Saturday.
Sorry, children will not be allowed into the class, and no childcare will be provided during the ITP on Saturday or Sunday.
Deaf individuals are welcomed and encouraged to participate in the ITP courses on Saturday and Sunday, July 16 and 17. Deaf persons who would like to attend the ITP Program must register and request an interpreter by June 15 to give the ITP Board enough time to secure an interpreter for their chosen class. A deaf person not registering by June 15 or wanting to attend the course at a later date cannot be promised an interpreter for their class. ITP registration fees must be paid.
Fill out the registration form and mail with check payable to the Southern Baptist Conference of the Deaf/ITP for the course registration fee only ($80.00 or $70.00) to:
Ina Faye Price
P. O. Box 1563
Danville, KY 40423
All other money (lodging, meals & registration) is to be sent directly to:
SBCD 2016 Registration
2674 Queen Bee Lane
St. Louis, MO 63129-5610
Refund /Cancellation Policy:
1. A full refund will be issued for cancellations made 60 days prior to the ITP date.
2. A 50% refund will be issued for 30 days prior to the ITP date.
3. No refund will be issued for cancellations made less than 30 days before the ITP date.
Call for interpreters for the 2016 ITP courses:
If you are an RID or equivalent, certified interpreter, you may apply to be hired as an ASL, tactile, or oral interpreter for one of the courses. Interpreters will be notified of hire on or before June 15th. If an interpreter applies to work as an interpreter and is not chosen/needed, the interpreter can register for an ITP course by June 20, 2015.
Please contact Barb Coffan (CoffanB@Juno.com), and let her know of your desire to apply. ITP team interpreters are paid $200 each, for their 10-hours of work.
(No RID/CEUs are awarded to those interpreters hired for the ITP courses.)
If you have any questions regarding the ITP classes this summer, please contact:
Ina Faye Price, ITP Chairperson, at 859-516-3865 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Click here to download the ITP Registration Form|