Post Conference Workshops

April 22 – Johnson Creek, WI and April 29 – La Crosse, WI 

Back by popular demand! For Spanish speakers.

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REGISTER NOW - Sunday, April 22, 2018 at the Comfort Suites Johnson Creek, WI. 8:30 a.m to noon

REGISTER NOW - Sunday, April 29, 2018 at the Viterbo University, La Crosse, WI. 8:30 a.m to noon

5th annual Ramp Up℠ the Conversation 

Session: Improving Consecutive Mode

Recall techniques; sensory integration; controlling the flow for improved communication via consecutive and simultaneous modes; note taking habits; performance strategies via TPR techniques; guided performance role play; language resources.

Description: Skilled interpreters will be challenged to improve consecutive mode focusing on scenarios and vocabulary related to brain trauma, seizure disorders and memory loss. Peer to peer feedback, self-assessment, and recordings. Guided practice engages attendees to use multi-level registers, vocabulary, and set new performance expectations. This 3.5 hour session challenges attendees to move out of the comfort zone into the top performance zone.

ShawnapicPresenter: Shawna Stevenoski, CCI, CMI-Spanish
Learning Objectives:

  • Guided practice of consecutive modes through multi-level role plays
  • Identify current skill levels and set new goals for improvement
  • Engage in multi-tasking while rendering the communication
  • Improve consistency and confidence
  • Identify and implement self-assessment and self-correction
  • Implement vocabulary resources and practice resources

*Pending approval IMIA/NBCMI

To participate in this session, interpreters are required to have completed a fundamentals training. Designed for the experienced interpreter. Individuals must complete session attendance and evaluation requirements to receive certificate of participation.

This session is nationally accredited for 3.0 instructional hours with CCHI. (

Session fee: $75.00 (Registration closes midnight April 10, 2017. No refunds.)

Included: interactive and challenging learning, qualified instructor, networking, demonstrations, materials, certificate of participation, assessment, CEUs-CCHI.

Our instructors will travel to your location on your schedule. Call or text for details. 262-617-0692