Court Interpreter Orientation
Cost for Orientation is $100. Scholarships based upon financial need may be considered for qualified Nebraska applicants who are required to travel more than 100 miles (one way) to attend Orientation.
Cost for Skills-Building Workshop is $100. Times are 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. each day. Space is limited.
- October 4 - 5, 2014, Omaha
Applicants for the oral exam for certification must have completed Court Interpreter Orientation and passed the written English comprehension exam in order to be eligible. Applicants are eligible to test once per calendar year. Exam is conducted in Lincoln and Omaha.
Cost for the Oral Exam is: $175.00 (In-state residents) and $300.00 (Out-of-state resdients)
Note: For purposes of the oral exam, an interpreter is considered "in-state" if he or she lives in the state of Nebraska, or within 50 miles of the Nebraska border and intends on interpreting for the Nebraska Judicial Branch.
- October 25, 2014, Omaha and October 26, 2014, Lincoln