American Translators Association
225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 590, Alexandria VA 22314
ATA has established a certification program to enable individual translators to demonstrate that they meet professional standards. Translators who pass a written examination are certified by ATA in a specific language pair and direction (from or into English).
Work Experience Required? YesEither training or work experience required, but not both? YesOral or Written Exam Required? Yes Renewal Required? Every 3 Year(s) Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)? YesRenew through Re-Examination? NoRenew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)? NoDoes applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)? No This certification is related to military occupational specialties. Read more about military occupations.. This certification is related to Career and Technical Education Career Clusters. Read more about career clusters.