Interpreter Organizations



Conference of Interpreter TrainersCIT is the professional organization of interpreter educators. This site also provides information about the Commission on Collegiate Interpreter Education, the accreditation body for interpreting programs.

European Forum of Sign Language Interpreters - EFSLI

Mano a Mano – Mana a Mano is a national organization of interpreters who work in Spanish-influenced setting.

National Alliance of Black Interpreters, Inc.NAOBI is the national association that supports sign language interpreters from the African diaspora.

Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf - RID

World Association of Sign Language InterpretersWASLI is an international association that is committed to developing the interpreting profession worldwide.

RID Member Sections / Special Interest Groups (SIGs):

Deaf Caucus
Interpreters in Educational and Instructional Settings
Legal Interpreters
Interpreters With Deaf Parents
Interpreters for Deaf-Blind
Interpreter Service Managers
Interpreters and Transliterators of Color
Bisexual, Lesbian, Gay, Intersexed, Transgendered Interpreters/Transliterators - BLeGIT
Video Interpreter