Standards for Permanent Credential

Date Information Last Verified: 02/20/2023

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

  • Pre-Service Education: None Specified
  • Skill Verification: Utah Interpreter Program (UCPI or UDPI), NIC (all levels), CI&CT, NAD IV/V, SC:L, CDI, EIPA 4.0-5.0 (only for educational settings) 
  • Knowledge Verification: EIPA:WT for state certification by EIPA score (Utah and RID (CASLI) certifications include a written component)
  • Renewal Timeline: Annual
  • Continuing Education: 20 hours annually
  • Additional Comments:

Standards for Provisional Credential

  • Is a provisional credential available? Yes
  • What is required for the provisional credential? Depends on permit type- Student, Mentored, or Emergency. Student and Mentored require passing Utah Knowledge Exam within five years and a skills screening; Emergency requires a professional development plan
  • How long can one hold a provisional credential? One Year

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. 

Scroll to Top