STEP 1: Are You Eligible?
There are a few requirements that determine if a Healthcare Interpreter is eligible to participate in CCHI’s credential programs:
- 1 You must be at least 18 years old.
- 2 You must have a least a U.S. high school diploma (or GED) or its equivalent from another country.
- 3 You must have at least 40 hours of healthcare interpreter training (academic or non-academic program).
- 4 You must have linguistic proficiency in English and the primary language for which you are seeking a credential.
Please see CCHI’s Certification Examination Handbook for more information on these requirements.