Georgia

NAIE State Ambassador

About State Ambassadors

Shasta Ralston- georgia@naiedu.org

Date Information Last Verified

11/10/2020

Contact info@naiedu.org to update or correct the information below. 

State Documentation

Additional State Documentation

State Agency Website 

Standards for Permanent Credential

The standards listed below reflect the minimum requirements to work as an educational interpreter in this state.

  • Pre-Service Education: BA/BS*
  • Skill Verification:  RID, EIPA 3.5+**
  • Knowledge Verification: No
  • Renewal Timeline: Every 5 years***
  • Continuing Education: Various options (see Additional State Documentation)
  • Additional Comments:  *Can obtain an initial five-year license without a degree, **EIPA score must be from within five years of the application date, ***Renewal of a license with an EIPA 3.5-3.9 requires a new EIPA score from within the past five years

Standards for Provisional Credential 

  • Is a provisional credential available? Yes
  • What is required for the provisional credential?   BA/BS, Request from Georgia school employer
  • How long can one hold a provisional credential?  One year

Interpreter Training Programs

For a list of currently available programs in your state visit the Conference of Interpreter Trainers (CIT) website