Welcome to the Fundamental Non-Language-Specific Training Program!

This intensive 40-hour course has been designed for interpreter-students of all languages who are interested in becoming highly qualified medical interpreters. Unlike courses that mainly focus on the theory of medical interpreting, MITS course also focuses on developing your verbal interpreting skills. The content in this intensive course will significantly improve your language skills and the chances to pass the national certification exam.

MITS online course is accepted as the prerequisite to apply for the national certification exams with the Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters (CCHI) and the National Board for Medical Interpreters (NBCMI).  Our curriculum has been reviewed and approved by the University of Texas at Austin, so you can have absolute confidence in the quality of our course. 

This 40-hour course is comprised of ten (10) core modules that cover in detail all the subjects recommended by the certifying organizations.  Throughout these self-paced modules, you’ll have the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of interpreting, code of ethics, standards of practice, medical terminology, and practice with challenging medical documents, narrations, and doctor-patient conversations as if you were in an actual medical interpreting assignment with a patient.

The special 40-hour package includes more than 20 hours of complimentary exam preparation materials.  You’ll practice with many multiple-choice quizzes and dozens of oral interpreting exercises and in a computer software system similar to the certification test formats.  The perfect combination to help you prepare for both, the written and oral exams!

Our material is original, fun, and up to date.  No extra fees or material to buy. Order now to have immediate access to the core 40-hour course and all the additional free modules for one whole year!



Get the 10 modules for the price of eight, plus any complimentary course available! Kindly watch our webinar video for more information about the program.

Buy the Complete 40 Hour Fundamental Training (Non-Language-Specific)

All the Modules Below are Included in the COMPLETE 40-HOUR PROGRAM Package.  

The beauty of these 4-hour modules is that you don’t have to complete them all in one sitting or schedule them.

Earn your certificate of completion at your own pace!

You Can Also Purchase Individual Classes at the Regular Price as You Go.

The Glossaries for the Medical Terminology Modules are available in Arabic, Chinese and Russian at no additional cost!





 Additional Free Resources for MITS Students!

Because our focus is your success, MITS has created these laboratory modules for you to further prepare for the oral certification exam, or to simply become a better interpreter.  You’ll find more than 20 hours of exam-style exercises to strengthen your skills and confidence. These courses are included in the Complete 40-hour Program package.  

“Get more, be more with MITS!”



*Please note that these modules will be added to your profile after completing the core 40 hours of courseware.