Professional, Exceptional Interpretation
We require all IST interpreters to adhere fully to a strict Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct
And - We are Affordable
INTERPRETER SERVICE EXCELLENCE SINCE 1987!
Our interpreters are equipped with unique skills that rise above industry standards. Our understanding of cultural sensitivities and comfort with emotionally-charged situations help you overcome language barriers in any setting.
ORAL INTERPRETATION SERVICES
FACE TO FACE (IN-PERSON)
OVER THE PHONE
Video Interpretation is a visual connection between the parties, wherein the interpreter is able to pick up on non-verbal cues. Video assignments can be pre-scheduled like in face to face services.
Video interpretation can be used when your client is with you in person, or if you are meeting with your client by video.
Our interpreters are familiar with the various video platforms that are being used in public.
IST INTERPRETERS ARE HIGHLY QUALIFIED
IST INTERPRETERS ARE PROFESSIONAL
Successful completion of the Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration’s (MCI) approved Interpreter Language and Skills Assessment Tool (ILSAT)
IST understands the need for quality interpreters better than anyone.
IST’s non-profit arm, the Barbra Schlifer Clinic, consistently uses IST to serve its own clients.
Interpreting for the Barbra Schlifer Clinic is a job which requires exceptionally trained interpreters that are able to handle high stress situations with a nuanced understanding of sensitive topics.
We use the same interpreters to provide you with the highest quality services.
IST interpreters receive over 154 hours of training.
IST interpreters adhere to a strict Code of Ethics and they bring sensitivity and professionalism to each assignment.
All of our interpreters strictly adhere to the Standards of Practice and Ethical Principles as set out by the National Standard Guide for Community Interpreting Services (NSGCIS).
All of our interpreters strictly adhere to a Code of Ethics.
All of our interpreters sign Confidentiality and Nondisclosure Agreements.
“IST Interpreters display high standards of conduct which is vitally important, not only in the administration of justice, but in promoting confidence in our clients.”
“It has been my pleasure to work with BSCC interpreters. I commend the good work they do to ensure our clients have a voice in a process that is often unfamiliar, confusing and traumatic.”