Code Of Ethics

Our Interpreters are bounded by the profession Code of Ethics

|    Interpreters adhere to standards of confidential communication.
|    Interpreters possess the professional skills & knowledge required for the specific interpreting situation.
|    Interpreters conduct themselves in a manner appropriate to the specific interpreting situation.
|    Interpreters demonstrate respect for consumers.
|    Interpreters demonstrate respect for colleagues, interns, and students of the profession.
|    Interpreters maintain ethical business practices.
|    Interpreters engage in professional development.

Our Educational Interpreters are bounded by the EIPA Code of Ethics

|   The educational interpreter is a is a related service provider on a student’s IEP, which means that the interpreter is a     legally-defined member.
|    The educational interpreter must understand and implement a student’s IEP.
|    The educational interpreter is obligated to inform and discuss students’ programs with the educational team.
|    The interpreter is accountable for student progress, as is all other members.
|    Educational interpreters can provide information and advice to the educational team.
   Educational interpreters should understand basic information regarding schools, learning, development, and teaching.