Admission Requirements

  • High School Diploma with a minimum of 70% in English 30-1 or 80% in English 30-2. 
  • Applicants are required to demonstrate advanced American Sign Language skills (ASL)
  • An understanding of the Deaf community and the field of signed language interpreting​
Note: The best way to get these skills and knowledge is through our American Sign Language and Deaf Studies certificate or an equivalent program.

Selection Process

A selection process will also be used to determine your eligibility for the program. This may be personal interviews, transition courses and other screening.
 

Internship Requirements

  • A criminal record check (with a vulnerable sector check) is required and you are responsible for requesting one through the RCMP in your hometown. The cost may vary.
  • Applicants will also be required to possess a Child Interventions Records System (CIRS) check. 

Graduation Requirements

When you complete the requirements listed with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0, you will be awarded a Diploma in Sign Language Interpretation.

Selection Process

A selection process will also be used to determine your eligibility for the program. This may be personal interviews, transition courses and other screening.

Selection Process

A selection process will also be used to determine your eligibility for the program. This may be personal interviews, transition courses and other screening.