Our Diploma in Translation (DipTrans) preparation course aims to give you progressive training in the various skills needed by translators and to pass the Diploma in Translation exam. The course offers you a unique opportunity to enhance your career prospects as a professional translator.
Before fully enrolling onto the course, all candidates are required to pass an admissions test. Please only book onto this course if you have passed the admissions test and we have provided you with a password.
If you have not taken the admissions test yet, you can sign up for it on the course page.
This course aims to help bilingual speakers become familiar with translation techniques and develop practical translation skills to the same standard as that expected of a university graduate.
The course provides you with a sound preparation for the Diploma in Translation (IoLET) course admission test, which will be held in the last week of the course.
When working as a translator the mindset you bring to your role as a freelancer plays a huge and often unacknowledged part in your success and is just as important your skills, knowledge and translation techniques. In this day-long workshop, through a series of discussions and discovery activities, you will explore varying attitudes to life and work as translators, and uncover a series of concepts that will help you move towards a more satisfying and fulfilling experience. The end goal is to acquire and serve more clients, make more money and enjoy your work more than ever before.