Reinan Center Projects and Events

Event Detail
TitleTraining for medical interpreters
 If you want to make use of your language skills, please join us!
Date of EventDec. 9, 2023(Sat)
VenueFukui International Activities Plaza
〒 910-0004 3-1-1 Hoei, Fukui City Tel 0776-28-8800
DetailsIf you are interested in medical interpretation, please join us!

This time, it will be held for English, Chinese and Portuguese interpreters.

[Medical Interpreter Supporter Training Course]

(Purpose) To develop human resources who will become medical interpreters in the future by deepening their understanding of the role of medical interpreters.

(Sponsor) Fukui International Association

(Place) Conference Room 1 and 2, 2 nd floor, Fukui International Activities Plaza

(Date and time) February 19, 2022 (Sat) 13 : 30 ~ 16 : 00

(Target) Those who have language skills in Japanese, English (Tagalog), Chinese and Portuguese that are beyond daily conversation skills and are interested in supporting medical interpreters.

(Capacity) English (Tagalog) / Chinese / Portuguese 15 persons each (on a first come, first served basis)

(How to apply) Please fill out the "application form" and apply by the following method.
① Take it to the International Center
② Email (nakamura-yu @ f-i-a. or. jp) or fax (0776-28-8818)
③ Apply through a web form

(Content) (1) Basic courses for medical interpreters - Roles and mental attitude of medical interpreters (70 minutes)
(2) Practice assuming a medical interpretation scene (practice by language) (70 minutes)
(3) Summary and office communication (Introduction to Medi-Sapo Fukui) (10 minutes)

(Instructor) Lorraine Sakka
(Associate Professor, Fukui Prefectural University Center for Science and Technology, Fukui-ken Saiseikai Hospital English Medical Interpreter)
<Chinese> Akira Fujita and Shizuka Watanabe (Medical Support Fukui, a Chinese medical interpreter)
<Portuguese> Yayoi Iwamoto (Director of MIC Kanagawa, Medical Interpreter in Portuguese, Interpreter Coordinator)

・ In order to continuously learn the skills and knowledge of medical interpreters, we are planning to engage in self-learning activities for medical interpreters with those who participated this time in cooperation with the MediSupport Fukui. (* Planned)
- In the event of the spread of the novel coronavirus, only Ms. Iwamoto's seminar (1) will be held online, with face-to-face meetings refrained from.
InquiriesFukui International Association
〒 910-0004 3-1-1 Hoei, Fukui City
Tel 0776-28-8800

Application for Attendance

Application for Attendance
Applications are no longer being accepted as of Dec. 9, 2023(Sat) .