SPECIALISED COURSES IN INTERPRETING AT Presenter: James Nolan (AIIC, Miami) Working languages: English French Spanish JAMES NOLAN has served as Deputy Director of the Interpretation, Meetings and Publishing Division of the United Nations, Head of Linguistic and Conference Services of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, Chief of the UN Verbatim Reporting Service, UN Senior Interpreter, and Linguist/Legal Writer with The Garden City Group. A graduate of the Schoolof Translation and Interpretation of the University of Geneva andof New York Law School, Mr. Nolan is accredited by the interpretation services of the United Nations, the European Union, the U.S. State Department and the Canadian Government. Mr. Nolan has 30 years of experience as a translator, interpreter, language services manager and trainer. He has given lectures, courses and seminars on interpretation at several universities. WITS LANGUAGE SCHOOL Specialised conference interpreting skills for experienced professionals This refresher course is aimed at experienced conference interpreters. This year Dr Nolan will be focusing on interpretation for international court tribunals as well as the principles, norms and professional practice governing the interpreting profession in advanced conference interpreting contexts. Participants who receive a Certificate of Competence may receive credit for one module in the Honours/MA in Interpreting. This course is offered at NQF level 8. James Nolan will be presenting in Cape Town, so enjoy the beautiful Mother City!