Sight translator with patient - Valley Community Interpreters

Valley Community Interpreters (VCI) is a New Mexico based nonprofit organization committed to improve and increase language access by training Community/Medical Qualified Interpreters to meet national professional standards. Capitalizing on the valuable skills of our graduates, VCI provides interpreter trainings, onsite and remote telephonic interpretation to government agencies, local hospital, schools and social service organizations.

Mission:

Valley Community Interpreters (VCI) is committed to increasing language access in health, social and educational systems in New Mexico.  VCI accomplishes this by providing interpreter training and language services that meet national standards to improve the quality of life for Limited English Proficient (LEP) populations.

 

VCI Programs:

VCI has four program areas:

VCI Academy – offers two different courses:  Interpreting for Professionals Course 40 hours and the Bilingual Community Interpreter Training 80 hour course. Go to the VCI Academy pages for details.

VCI Agency– Providing language services by qualified and trained interpreters in small meeting or large conferences and public hearings.   Go to the VCI Agency pages for details.

Written Translations – The transferring of text from one language to another offered by professional translators. Go to the VCI Translation page for details.

Language Testing – to identify the level of fluency of staff and job candidates who will use language specific skills to perform their work. Go to the VCI Language Testing page for details.