Maryland Courts

Interpreter Continuing Education

Court interpreting is a highly skilled profession that requires training, education, experience, and knowledge of legal terminology in both languages. If you are new to court interpreting and would like to receive initial training and gain experience, we encourage you to explore the interpreter training opportunities listed below:

Interpreter Training:

Interpreter Education Online Courses

Interpreter Education Online offers a convenient, comprehensive and language specific educational opportunity to students whether their ultimate goal is to:

  • pass a certification exam
  • improve interpretation techniques through language specific exercises
  • expand their knowledge of the legal system and specialized topics
  • improve their performance in the courtroom or in the other legal settings

Contact: Ana Cukovic
Course Administrator
Interpreter Education Online
Phone (313) 872-0787
Fax (888) 225-1912


Cross-Cultural Communications, LLC
10015 Old Columbia Road
Suite B-215
Columbia, MD 21046
Phone: 410-312-5599
Fax : 410-750-0332
Email :

Provides professional training for bilingual staff and community interpreters. Interpreters receive a certificate, which will make them more competitive in the field.

Legal Interpreter Bank

A project of AYUDA

1707 Kalorama Road, NW
Washington, DC 20009
Contact: Ms. Irfana Anwer at (202)243-7317

Provides free interpreter training in exchange for a commitment to accept future assignments.

More Resources

For more information, see the National Center for State Courts - State Interpreter Certification.