As our community becomes increasingly diverse, the need for cultural advocacy as well as interpretation in healthcare settings continues to grow.
EvCC offers a certificate in Medical Spanish Interpreter designed for those who have native-like fluency in both English and Spanish and who either work in or seek to work in a healthcare facility that serves a multicultural clientele.
A 10-credit department certificate in Medical Spanish Interpreter is awarded to persons who successfully complete the following two classes with a grade of 2.0 or higher.
- HLTH 100, Medical Terminology, is offered quarterly in both traditional and online format.
- HLTH 160, Medical Interpreting – Spanish, is offered annually in the Spring Quarter.