Coaching Interpreters Workshop Little Rock, AR October 2020

Coaching Interpreters Workshop

October 28-30, 2020
Witt Stephens Jr. Central Arkansas Nature Center
602 President Clinton Ave
Little Rock, AR 72201
Instructor: Emily Jacobs

Please note: Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we would encourage you to hold off on purchasing any travel arrangements in partnership with this course (but do still register as it's one of our most popular offerings!). NAI will make a final determination later in the fall as we know more and if we cancel, you will be fully refunded. Any questions? Reach out to Emily at

Have you ever wondered how to be a better coach for your staff? Are you looking for new coaching tools such as language and methods to review your interpreters? Do you struggle with the difference between coaching and supervision? If so, this new 3-day workshop is for you!  Building upon the requests from our membership for more management skills training, NAI offers this course to give you a chance to both learn and hone your coaching skills.

During this course participants will study and practice skills including how to review a program, coaching styles and preferences and giving verbal feedback.  Throughout the offering, participants will take part in practicums designed to put new skills into practice, including coaching live interpreters.


The workshop will be held at the Witt Stephens Jr. Central Arkansas Nature Center, 602 President Clinton Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72201

There is no specific host hotel, however there are a number of hotels nearby. Hotels within the River Market District (within walking distance to the nature center) can be found at this link:  The Courtyard by Marriott is right across the street from the nature center access walkway.


Each day mid-morning and mid-afternoon snacks will be provided.  All other meals are on your own and there are several restaurants a short driving distance away.


The nearest airport is the Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport in Little Rock. Please do not plan to leave our course any earlier than 5pm on October 30th to catch your flight.


$350 USD for NAI members/$425 USD for non. Additional members from the same institution all receive $25 off for each additional staff member sent.  Please contact Emily Jacobs at or (970) 420-1032 for more information.

Special Terms and Cancellation

Cancellations must be made in writing and emailed, postmarked, or faxed. Emailed cancellations should be sent to Cancellations cannot be made by phone. If you cancel 1-3 weeks prior to the course you will receive a 50% refund. Cancellations made 1 week or less prior to the course will not receive a refund.

No refunds will be given after October 20, 2020.
10/28/2020 - 10/30/2020
Witt Stephens Jr. Central Arkansas Nature Center 602 President Clinton Ave. Little Rock, AR 72201 UNITED STATES
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