Hawaii

NAIE State Ambassador

About State Ambassadors

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Date Information Last Verified

08/31/2020

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

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:    AA/AS  (Degree in Educational Interpreting)
  • Skill Verification:   RID, EIPA 3.5+, State Test (See documentation)
  • Knowledge Verification:   N/A
  • Renewal Timeline:  N/A
  • Continuing Education:  N/A
  • Additional Comments:  Hawaii Department of Education has three classification levels for interpreters;  two levels require an EIPA 3.5 or HQAS 3 and the other requires an EIPA 4.0+ or HQAS 4.

Standards for Provisional Credential 

  • Is a provisional credential available?   No
  • What is required for the provisional credential?  N/A
  • How long can one hold a provisional credential?    N/A

Interpreter Training Programs

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