Wisconsin

NAIE State Ambassador

About State Ambassadors

Keith Burisek – wisconsin@naiedu.org

Date Information Last Verified

9/11/2020

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: AA/AS and degree from an ITP
  • Skill Verification: RID, EIPA 3.3+, BEI
  • Knowledge Verification: N/A
  • Renewal Timeline: Every 5 Years
  • Continuing Education: 75 hours per five years
  • Additional Comments: Interpreters have to re-test every five years until they achieve a 3.5+

Standards for Provisional Credential 

  • Is a provisional credential available? Yes
  • What is required for the provisional credential? District Admin Request and a Degree from an ITP
  • How long can one hold a provisional credential? Five Years

Interpreter Training Programs

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