If you have questions, please refer to our list of Frequently Asked Questions below, or, feel free to contact us directly if you do not see your topic listed.


Q: What is the difference between V.I.I.’s on-line and on-site courses?


Q: How much does it cost to enroll in the Interpreter Training Program?


Q: How much does it cost to enroll in other V.I.I. programs?


Q: Which language combinations are included in V.I.I. courses?


Q: Who develops V.I.I. courses?


Q: Can anyone who is bilingual apply for the Interpreter Training Program?


Q: What happens if I don’t finish the program in the allotted six month time frame?


Q: Does V.I.I. help students who complete V.I.I. courses with career placement?


Q: Are V.I.I. courses valid as pre-requisites for courses at other educational institutions?


Q: What are the language combinations?


Q: Am I certified when I complete the course?


Q: How much can I earn when I finish the course?


Q: Are there pre-requisites?


Q: Is there a language test?


Q: Where would individuals with this training find work?


Q: What is a professional interpreter’s career path?


Q: What does a professional interpreter’s job entail?


Q: What are some of the benefits of having a career as a professional interpreter?


Q: Are there any industry certifications for public services interpreters?


Q: Do you offer financial aid?