The Community Interpreter® International

The Community Interpreter® International is a comprehensive 40-hour certificate program developed by Cross-Cultural Communications (CCC). We are now providing an additional 8 hours of Medical Terminology at no cost when signing up for TCII. This provides the prerequisite for national medical interpreting certification.

The Community Interpreter® International is the leading national community and medical interpreter training program.

Sign up for The Community Interpreter® International if you plan to launch or continue a career in:

  • Medical interpreting;
  • Educational interpreting; and/or
  • Social services interpreting

If you are a company or an organization and want a private course for you, click here.

The Community Interpreter® International is an interactive, skill-based program for spoken and sign language interpreters. It is also the most up-to-date program in the field. The sessions ground you in what you need to know to work as a professional interpreter.

The curriculum includes ethics and conduct, basic skills (from pre-session to post-session), positioning and terminology, modes of interpreting, steps for sight translation, strategies for intervention, cultural mediation, and other vital skills and topics. Role plays, activities and group exercises provide hands-on experience for skills development.

A 120-minute written assessment on the last day of training will be provided and three levels of certificates for successful candidates include:

Level 1: Qualified Interpreter (highest level)
Level 2: Professionally Trained Interpreter
Level 3: Hospitality Interpreter

The Community Interpreter – FAQ

What training participants have to say

“Xavi is a very dynamic and charismatic class leader. He makes everyone feel completely at home – honestly, like a dad for everybody. The 8 hr. sessions don’t feel that long when you have that.”

– TCI training participant

“Participants felt free to ask questions – the atmosphere was very conductive to learning and discussion.”

– TCI training participant

“Xavi’s delivery is very animated, which made it very interesting.”

– TCI training participant

“Overall, I was very impressed and felt it was worth the time and money.”

– TCI training participant

“ Great interactive classroom to learn from each other, and instructor was great to help guide – pointing back to ethics & standards.”

– TCI training participant

“Xavier is a very knowledgeable teacher, with great sense of humor.”

– TCI training participant


– TCI training participant


Next Courses: 

2021 Courses – Coming Soon!

Cost: $490 ($200 discount of the standards rate of $690)

*** Payment Plan Available***

It includes:

  • Six full-days of training with a highly qualified trainer.
  • 453-page manual.
  • 229-page workbook.
  • 300-page Medical Terminology handbook.
  • 120-minute written test.
  • Continental Breakfast/snacks throughout each day.
  • 48 hours certificate upon successful completion.


To register to the training, please email us the registration at and submit payment via the link below:

TCI Registration Form

Buy Now Button with Credit Cards


If you want a quality program that will prepare you for the real world of community interpreting, you have found it.

The Community Interpreter® International is for YOU. Sign up now!


To register, email us at:

Get in Touch

If you have translation or interpreting needs, Propio is ready to help. Fill out the form below and lets get started.