Upcoming Workshops/Training

1) Thank you all so much for your support & the large turnout at our “Ready, Set, Grow: Be the Change” Conference.

On the last day of our conference, LaVona Andrew presented “Idaho State Licensure Update.”  Her Power Point may be accessed here:


Please read the proposed rules and law before contacting IdahoRID or LaVona Andrew (after you have read the rules and law, you are welcome to contact LaVona by phone or text).

2) NIC Written Exam Preparation workshop for pre-certified interpreters will be held Jan 20, 8am-4:30pm, in Meridian. A flyer is forthcoming, but registration is already open. Registration is $25 and includes a binder of study materials for all attendees, plus lunch and parking for those attending in person. For interpreters not in Treasure Valley, there is an option to join online through Zoom meeting. Accommodation requests can be submitted on the registration form or by contacting me directly.

This Professional Studies program is approved for .7 ACET CEUs by Oregon Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, an approved RID CMP Sponsor for continuing education activities. Note: RID-certified members will not earn CEUs for attending.


3) RID Region V Conference — Vancouver, WA, July 11-14, 2018

Early bird registration now open until January 31st, $275

February 1 – July 10, $350

At the door, $400

Saturday night banquet & entertainment, $45 *early bird, $50 after January 31st