Standards for Permanent Credential

Date Information Last Verified: 03/12/2023

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

  • Pre-Service Education:  None Specified
  • Skill Verification:  RID Certification, BEI Certification
  • Knowledge Verification:  Both certifications include written exams
  • Renewal Timeline:  N/A
  • Continuing Education:  N/A
  • Additional Comments:  Though the law does not specify a written exam requirement, credential length, or CEU requirement, certification maintenance for both RID and Texas BEI include a written exam and a CEU requirement

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

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 info@naiedu.org to update or correct the information above. 

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