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Modify Your Accent! Communication Training and Accent Modification for Interpreters
This two-day interactive workshop for interpreters will guide them to improve their American English pronunciation on the job.
Led by an expert in accent modification, and co-author of the guide, RULES for Understanding and Using Linguistic Elements of Speech, this hands-on and informative class will include facilitated break-out sessions and practical pronunciation activities and techniques. The techniques are clear and simple. You can continue practicing them at home after the workshop.
Course registration includes your ebook copy of the 205-page self-study workbook, RULES for Understanding and Using Linguistic Elements of Speech (retail value: $39).
Instructor: Marjorie Feinstein-Whittaker, MS, Co-founder, The Whittaker Group
Class Schedule: June 5 and 19, 2021 (Saturdays)
Timetable: 12:00-5:00 p.m. ET (9:00 a.m.-2:00p.m. PT) with a break from 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET (11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. PT)
By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
*Recommended but not required
This course is limited to 20 participants. Once the course has reached capacity, those interested will be added to a waitlist in the order in which their inquiry is received.
Training Participant Information Release
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Disruptive Behavior Policy
In order to uphold the collaborative nature of our online training programs, Cross-Cultural Communications reserves the right to remove any participant for abusive or aggressive behavior, spoken or written, towards CCC staff, trainers or other participants. We recognize that the past year has been difficult for everyone. However, our participants, trainers and staff have the right to a safe and respectful learning and working environment. We thank you for your understanding.