Our expertise in languages, literacy and local climate will give you the edge with your employees and customers. Our team of consultants can help you communicate with limited English speakers:
- Effectively welcome and integrate Spanish-speaking employees
- Improve safety and morale by eliminating language barriers
- Provide interpreters for key meetings on safety, OSHA regulations, and orientation
- Understand and address cultural issues and challenges
- Train Spanish-speaking employees more efficiently
- Reduce conflicts and misunderstandings between your Spanish-speaking and non-Spanish-speaking employees
- Help educators work easily and effectively with Spanish-speaking parents/guardians
- Increase your profits by improving customer and employee satisfaction
- Assessment and personalized coaching for your interpreter and bilingual team
- Provide trained, certified on-site interpreters
- Provide phone message service and three-way calling via interpreters
- Link you to community organizations and resources
You and your team can enhance skills in the 3 modes of interpretation, improving customer satisfaction and communication, through enrollment in our interactive workshops and seminars. Earn continuing education credits, prepare for certification exams, and build your skills for employment opportunities. See a list of our current sessions.
We can help you assess the skills of your current team of interpreters or bilingual staff through training and performance evaluations. Before you hire or promote, let us evaluate literacy and oral skills. Take advantage of our workshops and on-site options for training your team on how to better service speakers of other languages. Ask us about our series on “Language, Liability and the Law”.
As interpreters, we are certified and trained to work in the legal, medical and communities fields. Our commitment to code of ethics is our guarantee of quality and completeness. Call today for a quote.
Our first step in a four step translation process is to work with you and the original document to ensure meaning before beginning the translations. As a team, we work together to identify the message and the desired end results to the translation. This cost effective approach helps improve clarity in the written document. We are held to the highest standards to provide true and accurate translations. Send us your document to give you an estimate.
What our customers say…
We are excited to start using the translation
Ann J., Opportunities Inc. regarding Spanish translation of employee manual
“Thank you for ALL your work on that!! I think it looks great!! We are excited to start using it!! I have another orientation booklet that we will need (it is about half the size) translated. I will send it to you as soon as I have the final proof in English…”
It was really great
Alejandra M., PADA (People Against Domestic Abuse) regarding training for bilingual advocates on the role of the interpreter and the difference between interpreting and being bilingual
“Thank you so much for the training. It was really great…Many times we get confused on what role we should have with clients.”
You did an excellent job
Candelaria F., regarding translation of academic records
“I received the translation. You and your team did an excellent job. Thanks a lot. I really appreciate all your hard work and patience.”
We are proud of the transformation
John P., Fort Atkinson School District
“Following a year of work with Bilingual Training Consultants, we are proud of the transformation that has happened within our District in servicing our Spanish speaking community…”
They challenge all to think and act outside of their paradigms
Jill O. Former Executive Director Jefferson County Literacy Council
“In addition to translation and interpreting services, Shawna and her team continuously look to bring organizations and individuals in our community together in new ways. Shawna’s ability to see the bigger picture and recognize others’ skills and gifts is an asset to the JeffersonCounty community. Whether she and her team are involved with medical providers, the courts, non-profits, school districts, youth or families, they continue to challenge all to think and act outside of their paradigms. Shawna and her staff are highly-prepared professionals with university degrees in English and/or Spanish language as well as specialized training and certification in the field. We value our partnership with Bilingual Training Consultants both for the high standard with which they perform as for the pro-bono work they have done for us. Their generosity helps our small non-profit organization on many different levels, and we know we can count on quality and accuracy.”