Interpretation and Translation Programs

Welcome to the internationally recognized interpretation and translation training programs at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada. Established in 1985 and recognized by the Society of Translators and Interpreters of British Columbia (STIBC), our intensive programs provide field training and guided practice to prepare you for a successful career as a professional translator or interpreter. We also offer part-time courses to build your skills in specialized areas. 


Legal Interpretation and Translation Certificate (Mandarin Chinese/English)
10 months | part-time | online

Medical Translation and Interpretation Certificate (Mandarin Chinese/English)
3 months | part-time | online


Chinese/English Simultaneous Interpretation
2 months | part-time | online

Chinese/English Translation 
12 weeks | part-time | online

Japanese/English Translation
12 weeks | part-time | online

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