Associate Level Translation Exam – Spring 2024 ~ Registration Open

May 4, 2024 9:15 am - 12:00 pm Zoom Online
ATIA Spring 2024 Online Associate level Translation Exam will be held on May 4, 2024.

 

 

Mandatory Prerequisites:

  • Pass the Code of Ethics Exam – within the past 2 years
  • Pass the English Proficiency Exam – within the past 2 years
  • New candidates/non-members who have passed the prerequisites MUST register for the same language combination confirmed prior to writing the English Proficiency Exam.
  • ATIA members adding a language combination must have passed the English Proficiency Exam required for the language combination and direction being applied for.
Important Steps:
Register for the Introduction to Translation ~ 4 Part Webinar Series ~ by Regina Landeck
  • For details go to the ‘Events/Exams” header on our website or click the following link:  Introduction to Translation
  • These webinars are not mandatory but highly recommended for all candidates taking the associate level translation exam!
Read ‘all’ of the following registration information:
    • The Translation exam is 2 hours long BUT you must allow 2 hours and 45 minutes (9:15 am – 12:00 pm) on test day.
    • The translation exam is offered online through the Mettl platform.
    • NOTE:  Following Registration and eight days prior to the exam date (April 26) you will receive by email:
        • Exam rules and instructions
        • Rules and disclaimer form to be signed and returned
        • Form to list the hard-copy dictionary/reference material you will have on exam day
        • A practice test invite – to familiarize registrants with the Mettl exam platform
        • A PowerPoint presentation to review the technical features of the Mettl online exam platform
    • Full refunds will be granted for cancellation of registration only if the Exam Coordinator is informed of the decision by e-mail within 10 days of the exam date. After that time no refund will be issued.
    • Examinations: Refunds (less a $25 administration fee) will only be given to those candidates who miss the exam due to medical reasons, provided a doctor’s note is submitted to the exams coordinator at least 24 hours prior to, or within two weeks following the exam. Refunds will not be given for any other reason. Alternate arrangements to write the exam cannot be made.
    • Registration Fees cannot be applied to other ATIA events or exams and cannot be carried forward to future exams. If you register for this exam without the pre-requisites you will receive a refund less a $25 administration fee.
Registration Deadline:  April 26, 2024 at Noon MDT
  • Hard-copy dictionaries and reference material only.  No Online searches tools are permitted during the online exam.
  • Questions:  Contact Exams Coordinator by e-mail Here
Register and Pay:

Click below on ‘Add to Cart‘ then click on ‘Cart‘ to be directed to the registration page.  Fill in blanks then click on ‘Proceed to Checkout’ and follow the prompts.

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Associate Level Prerequisite Exams – Spring 2024 ~ Registration now closed

April 6, 2024 9:15 am - 2:30 pm

 

Here are the details for the Prerequisite Exams to be held online April 6, 2024:

Important First Steps:

  • It is mandatory for All candidates to watch this “Information Presentation
    • [note: this pre-recorded presentation replaces the Information Presentation previously provided online through Zoom]
  • It is mandatory for All candidates to fill in thisLanguage Combination & Direction formafter watching the above presentation.
  • Candidates will receive an “information package” of documents with valuable information ONLY upon completion of the above Language Combination & Direction form. 

Prerequisite Exams:

    • Code of Ethics Exam (Translators/Interpreters ($45)
      • Case Study and multiple choice questions. Test time:  60 minutes
      • 9:15 am to 9:44 am report in time.  Test start time is 10:00 am
    • English Proficiency Exam for Translators ($45)
      • Candidates writing into English must pass an Editing test; candidates writing from English must pass a Reading-comprehension test (so you can only register for one language combination at a time).  Editing test time:  90 minutes – Reading-comprehension test time:  60 minutes
      • 12:15 pm to 12:44 pm is report in time.  Test start time is 1:00 pm
    • Reading Comprehension for Interpreters Exam ($45)
      • Tests the candidates reading-comprehension in English.  Multiple choice questions related to short reading selections.  Test time:  90 minutes
      • 12:15 pm to 12:44 pm is report in time.  Test start time is 1:00 pm

Exams Payment / Registration:

  • Register and Pay below.
  • Full refunds will be granted for cancellation of registration only if the Exam Coordinator is informed of the decision by e-mail within 10 days of the exam date. After that time no refund will be issued.
    • Examinations: Refunds (less a $25 administration fee) will only be given to those candidates who miss the exam due to medical reasons, provided a doctor’s note is submitted to the exams coordinator at least 24 hours prior to, or within two weeks following the exam. Refunds will not be given for any other reason. Alternate arrangements to write the exam cannot be made.
    • Registration Fees cannot be applied to other ATIA events or exams and cannot be carried forward to future examinations.
    • Candidates must be either a Canadian Citizen and resident of Alberta or a Permanent Resident of Canada and reside in Alberta.  Photo ID is required for entry into the exams.
  • ALL registrations MUST be completed through ATIA’s website.
  • Following Registration and within one week of exam date, candidates will receive exam instructions and rules.
  • Questions:  Contact Examinations Coordinator by e-mail at admin@atia.ab.ca or by leaving a message at 780-434-8384 (Edmonton and area), 1-888-434-2842 toll free.
  • Registration Deadline:  March 21, 2024 – 5:30 pm MST Firm

Exam Preparation Webinars:

  • Exam Preparation Webinars are offered:  For details go to the ‘Events/Exams” header on our website or click the following link:  Events/Exams 
  • These exam preparation webinars are not mandatory but highly recommended for all candidates taking the exams!

To Register and pay below, click “Add to Cart” only on the Exam/s you are registering and paying for, next click on “Cart” button to proceed to the cart summary, fill in all the fields then click proceed to checkout.  

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Associate Level Translation Exam – Fall Registration Open

November 18, 2023 9:15 am - 12:00 pm Zoom Online

ATIA is pleased to announce that you can now register for the Fall 2023 Online Associate level Translation Exam.

Mandatory Prerequisites:

  • Pass the Code of Ethics Examination – within the past 2 years
  • Pass the English Proficiency Examination – within the past 2 years

Note:  You MUST register for the same language combination that you confirmed prior to writing the English Proficiency Examination.

Registration:

    • Full refunds will be granted for cancellation of registration only if the Examination Coordinator is informed of the decision by e-mail within 10 days of the exam date. After that time no refund will be issued.
    • Examinations: Refunds (less a $25 administration fee) will only be given to those candidates who miss the examination due to medical reasons, provided a doctor’s note is submitted to the examinations coordinator at least 24 hours prior to, or within two weeks following the exam. Refunds will not be given for any other reason. Alternate arrangements to write the exam cannot be made.
    • Registration Fees cannot be applied to other ATIA events or examinations and cannot be carried forward to future examinations. If you register for this exam without the pre-requisites you will receive a refund less a $25 administration fee.
    • The Translation exam is 2 hours long BUT you must allow 2 hours and 45 minutes (9:15 am – 12:00 pm) on test day.
    • The translation exam is offered online through the Mettl platform.
    • NOTE:  Following Registration and eight days prior to the exam date you will receive by email:
        • Exam rules and instructions
        • Rules and disclaimer form to be signed and returned
        • Form to list the hard-copy dictionary/reference material you will have on exam day
        • A practice test invite – to familiarize registrants with the Mettl exam platform
        • A PowerPoint presentation to review the technical features of the Mettl online exam platform
  • Registration Deadline:  November 9, 2023
  • Hard-copy dictionaries and reference material only.  Online searches will not be permitted.
  • Questions:  Contact Examinations Coordinator by e-mail Here
To Register and Pay:  Click below on ‘Add to Cart’ then click on ‘Cart’ to be directed to the registration page.  Fill in blanks then click on ‘Proceed to Checkout’ and follow the prompts.

Associate Level Prerequisite Exams – Fall 2023 ~ Registration Open

October 14, 2023 9:00 am - 2:30 pm

 

All candidates MUST attend the online Mandatory Information Session”  August 14, 2023 to be eligible to register and write the prerequisite exams detailed below.

Here are the details of the prerequisite exams to be held online October 14, 2023:
    • Code of Ethics Exam (Translators/Interpreters ($45)
      • Case Study and multiple choice questions. Test time:  60 minutes
    • English Proficiency Exam for Translators ($45)
      • Candidates writing into English must pass an Editing test; candidates writing from English must pass a Reading-comprehension test (so you can only register for one language combination at a time).  Editing test time:  90 minutes – Reading-comprehension test time:  60 minutes
    • Reading Comprehension for Interpreters Exam ($45)
      • Tests the candidates reading-comprehension in English.  Multiple choice questions related to short reading selections.  Test time:  90 minutes

The package you receive after attending the information session will assist you to determine which exams are for you!

Full refunds will be granted for cancellation of registration only if the Exam Coordinator is informed of the decision by e-mail within 10 days of the exam date. After that time no refund will be issued.

    • Examinations: Refunds (less a $25 administration fee) will only be given to those candidates who miss the exam due to medical reasons, provided a doctor’s note is submitted to the exams coordinator at least 24 hours prior to, or within two weeks following the exam. Refunds will not be given for any other reason. Alternate arrangements to write the exam cannot be made.
    • Registration Fees cannot be applied to other ATIA events or exams and cannot be carried forward to future examinations.
    • You must be either a Canadian Citizen and resident of Alberta or a Permanent Resident of Canada and reside in Alberta.  Photo ID is required for entry into the exams.
Registration Deadline:  September 28, 2023

ALL registrations MUST be completed through ATIA’s website.

Following Registration and within one week of the exam date you will receive exam instructions and your online test invite by email.

Questions:  Contact Examinations Coordinator by e-mail at admin@atia.ab.ca or by leaving a message at 780-434-8384 (Edmonton and area), 1-888-434-2842 toll free.

Exam Preparation Webinars are offered:  For details go to the ‘Events/Exams” header on our website or click the following link:  Events/Exams

Click add to Cart only on the Exam/s you are registering and paying for, next click on “CART” button to proceed to the cart summary, fill in all the fields then click proceed to checkout.  

Associate Level Translation Exam – Registration

May 6, 2023 9:15 am - 12:30 pm Online

ATIA is pleased to announce that you can now register for the Spring 2023 Online Associate level Translation Exam.

Mandatory Prerequisites:

  • Pass the Code of Ethics Examination – within the past 2 years
  • Pass the English Proficiency Examination – within the past 2 years

Note:  You MUST register for the same language combination that you confirmed prior to writing the English Proficiency Examination.

Registration:

    • Full refunds will be granted for cancellation of registration only if the Examination Coordinator is informed of the decision by e-mail within 10 days of the exam date. After that time no refund will be issued.
    • Examinations: Refunds (less a $25 administration fee) will only be given to those candidates who miss the examination due to medical reasons, provided a doctor’s note is submitted to the examinations coordinator at least 24 hours prior to, or within two weeks following the exam. Refunds will not be given for any other reason. Alternate arrangements to write the exam cannot be made.
    • Registration Fees cannot be applied to other ATIA events or examinations and cannot be carried forward to future examinations. If you register for this exam without the pre-requisites you will receive a refund less a $25 administration fee.
    • NOTE:  We are offering a Free one-hour online ‘Translation Exam Information Session’ to be held on tba at tba.  A Zoom meeting invite and link will be emailed only to registered candidates who have paid in full.
  • Registration Deadline:  April  27, 2023
  • Hard-copy dictionaries and reference material only.  Online searches will not be permitted.
Following Registration and within one week of the exam date you will receive, by email, exam instructions.
The Translation exam is 2 hours long BUT you must allow 2 hours and 45 minutes (9:15 am – 12:00 pm) on test day.
  

Questions:  Contact Examinations Coordinator by e-mail Here