Associate Level Translation Exam – Registration

April 30, 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Online

ATIA is pleased to announce that you can now register for the Spring 2022 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 April 23 at 10:00 am.  A Zoom meeting invite and link will be emailed only to registered candidates who have paid in full.
  • Registration Deadline:  April  18, 2022
  • 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

Associate Level Prerequisite Exams – Register Below For Fall 2021 session

September 18, 2021 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT LINKS IN BELOW TABLE:

Attendance at the online Zoom “Information Session” held Saturday July 24 was mandatory for candidates wanting to register for the upcoming exams.

    • ATIA 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 Inerpreters Exam ($45)
      • Tests the candidates reading-comprehension in English.  Multiple choice questions related to short reading selections.  Test time:  90 minutes

TO REGISTER:
Choose one exam or the other, OR if completing both the Code of Ethics and the English Proficiency for Translators OR the Code of Ethics and the Reading Comprehension for Interpreters then choose the combined fee link below, your total will be $90.  If taking just one exam this session then your total will be $45.

Prerequisite Exam Fee Link
Code of Ethics $45 Register & Pay
English Proficiency for Translators $45 Register & Pay
Reading Comprehension for Interpreters $45 Register & Pay
Code of Ethics + English Proficiency – Translators $90 Register & Pay
Code of Ethics + Reading Comprehension – Interpreters $90 Register & Pay

 

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.
Registration Deadline:  September 7, 2021

ALL registrations MUST be completed through ATIA’s website.
If you are paying by e-transfer, you must complete the on-line registration form first then pay the fee before the deadline. Late registrations will not be accepted under any circumstances. E-transfers can be sent to  admin@atia.ab.ca use only the password ATIAexams.

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 webstie or click the following link: Events/Exams