Standards for Permanent Credential

Date Information Last Verified: 03/09/2023

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

  • Pre-Service Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Skill Verification:  RID Certification, EIPA 3.5
  • Knowledge Verification: EIPA:WT for Permit by EIPA
  • Renewal Timeline: Two Years
  • Continuing Education: 36 hours every two years
  • Additional Comments: PD requirement for 18 hours in skills and 18 hours in designated content areas

Standards for Provisional Credential

  • Is a provisional credential available? Yes
  • What is required for the provisional credential? EIPA Pre-Hire with “Hire with Caution” or better, application from school superintendent with documentation of the emergency need
  • How long can one hold a provisional credential? 4 Years

State Resources

For a list of current NAIE State Ambassadors click here.

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

Contact to update or correct the information above. 

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