Why V.I.I.

Virginia Institute of Interpreting courses turn language skills into career opportunities.

Founded by language experts, Giovanni Donatelli and Rocío Txabarriaga, V.I.I. offers cutting-edge, highly effective courses for bilingual individuals aspiring to become spoken language interpreters in the public services sector.

We’re a school for interpreters created by interpreters.

From the very beginning our courses have been specially developed by a team of top interpreting and learning management systems experts, melding the best of online learning methods with the most widely accepted language industry standards and practices.

From conveying concepts to practicing skills to teaching you how to set up your own freelance interpreting business, V.I.I. courses are more than comprehensive; they’re an advancement above and beyond anything else available in the field today.

If you’re fluent in two or more languages, our doors are open to you.

Regardless of which languages you speak and your learning style, our courses utilize a proprietary teaching methodology unlike any other in the industry, which ensures success for all learning types. Whether you’re in a rush or can only devote an hour or two a day, V.I.I courses are a perfect fit.

  • If you’re already employed within the interpreting industry –V.I.I. offers courses for practicing interpreters who wish to specialize their knowledge.
  • If you are a language service provider – V.I.I. works as a training resource for you to ensure standardization and quality of newly contracted interpreters.
  • If you are with a company that employs linguists, V.I.I. provides you with a new recruiting tool:  A searchable database of students that have completed our program.  Therefore, no matter what the language pair or location of the student, all you have to do is enter the desired location and the language pair, and you will have access to the students who have completed our course and match your search criteria.

We invite you to browse our site and and learn more about V.I.I.