Notification about the “Test of Business Interpreting Skills (TOBIS)” at I-JET 29. I-JET attendees who are interested in business interpreting should take note of the following:

The 19th Test of Business Interpreting Skills (TOBIS):

The Test of Business Interpreting Skills (TOBIS) is a test for evaluating the skills required for interpreters to work in companies (or organizations) as “business interpreters.” Participants receive individual feedback on their results and so writing the test is also useful for improving one’s skills going forward. The 19th test will be held in Osaka, Japan in July.

Date:                                   July 16, 2018 (on holiday Monday)
Location:                           Simul Academy Osaka Branch (Crystal Tower 22F, 1-2-27 Shiromi, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi)
Application period:           May 16, 2018 (Wed) to June 27, 2018 (Wed)

Please visit the following site for further details:

Sponsor: Center for Advancement of Interpreting Skills (CAIS) (NPO)
Address: Tsukiji Eto Bldg., 1-12-6 Tsukiji, Chuo-ku, Tokyo

CAIS is an non-profit organization (NPO) established for the purpose of contributing to society by providing support for enhancing the skills of those who are involved in the interpreting field and those who aim to be interpreters.