TONIGHT!!! Monday Night ASL Classes’ “Silent Night Christmas Party… and Christmas Caroling!!! Monday, Dec 19 2016 

Come Join us! Monday Night ASL Classes’ “Silent Night Christmas Party… and Christmas Signing Caroling on December 19th!!!

All are welcomed!

December 19th
5324 Canal Boulevard
(enter downstairs door facing side street Hawthorne Place)
New Orleans, LA 70124

We will begin our holiday vacation. Remember our Christmas party will be a SILENT party (get it, “Silent Night”). We will use the same songs for Christmas Sign Caroling as we practiced on our last days of class. Be sure to wear a tacky Christmas sweater or outfit and bring a potluck and a white elephant gift. Everyone is welcome to join us!!!

Hope to see you there!!!

Sponsored by Canal Boulevard Baptist Deaf Church

NEED CEUS??? Interpreter Business Practices Workshop -12/10/2016-10am — 4pm in New Orleans Thursday, Dec 1 2016 

New Orleans Sign Language Services, LLC

Interpreter Business Practices Workshop
This workshop will focus on best business practices for interpreters and the importance of keeping accurate business records, filing appropriate paperwork and knowing how to make wise ethical business decisions.

December 10, 2016
10am — 4pm
5324 Canal Blvd, NOLA, 70124
(Enter the side door, downstairs, facing Hawthorne Place)

LRID Members — $30
Non- LRID Members — $35
ITP Students — $20
Deaf — Free
(Pay at the door)

The participants in this workshop will be discuss the guidelines and tenets established by RID regarding standard business practices, proper code of conduct, and ethical decision making as required for interpreter professionalism. Discussion will include general business practices, business etiquette, interpreter protocol, introduction techniques, billing, invoicing, contracts, rates, HIPAA compliance, the importance of insurance, setting up an LLC, certification maintenance and professional affiliations. Hands-on practices, break-out groups, techniques, resources, and study aids will also be provided to participants. .5 CEUs will be provided.

For more information:
Barbara Lovas at
504-722-2967 cell/text/facetime

This workshop is sponsored by New Orleans Sign Language Services, LLC, Canal Blvd Baptist Deaf Church and Louisiana Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, a chapter of the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf