Legal Translation Course

Legal Translation Course

The Legal Translation Course provides an introduction to the basic characteristics of legal texts and legal constructions, laws and bylaws, official documents, commercial contracts, etc…

Who Should Attend?

  • University individuals majoring in English literature or translation, particularly freshmen and sophomores
  • Any qualified person interested in translation, especially those interested in developing their translation skills in legal contexts

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • absorb and do translation of legal documents
  • use the professional and ethical standards required for professional translators
  • demonstrate proficiency in utilising legal sources that could assist you in translating legal documents

Course Duration: 10 days

Course Content

TimelineTopics to be covered
Day 1Introduction of legal translation and its contexts (easy vs. difficult legal translation)
Day 2Translating general texts vs. legal simple texts
Day 3Technical and medical texts in legal contexts
Day 4Translation of legal forms
Day 5Time management and mental processing
Day 6Translation of contracts/ agreements (1)
Day 7Translation of contracts/ agreements (2)
Day 8Translation of Memorandum of Association & Articles of Association (1)
Day 9Translation of Memorandum of Association & Articles of Association (2)
Day 10Translation of Memorandum of Association & Articles of Association (3)

Before the course material given during the training: 
Compiled translated material related to the course

Each delegate will be asked to complete a Pre-Course Assessment Form to determine their current level and objectives for attending the course. The content of such Form will be used by the trainer only to give tailored training that is focused on each group of delegates.

At the end of the course

Each delegate will be asked to complete an Individual Development Plan and Vocational Completion Certificate.

Course fees

Please register your name and contact details to benefit from our discounted fees

The paid fees include training materials, lunch & refreshments.

* Discounts available for multiple bookings