The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf strives to advocate for best practices in interpreting, professional development for practitioners and for the highest standards in the provision of interpreting services for diverse users of languages that are signed or spoken.

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RID offers many learning opportunities and resources with diverse populations.

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RID plays a leading role in establishing a national standard of quality for interpreters.


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From the Board

  • Transition Team Announces the Opening of Applications for the Position of RID Executive Director

Transition Team Announces the Opening of Applications for the Position of RID Executive Director

Message from the Transition Team:

Executive Director
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf
Location: Alexandria, VA

The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) […]

  • RID Announces Moratorium on Credentialing

RID Announces Moratorium on Credentialing

August 9, 2015, New Orleans, LA – The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. (RID) Board of Directors announce […]

RID National Conference 2015 Resolutions

Resolution A
Whereas, The 2015 RID National Conference takes a great deal of financial investment; and

Whereas, RID is committed to offering […]

 


 

From Headquarters

The Legacy Fund

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Q & A Series – July 6

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Q & A Series – June 26

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June Certified Member Spotlight: Caroline Partin

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Q & A Series – June 19

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2015 Conference Updates

About RID

The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. (RID), a national membership organization, plays a leading role in advocating for excellence in the delivery of interpretation and transliteration services between people who use sign language and people who use spoken language. In collaboration with the Deaf community, RID supports our members and encourages the growth of the profession through the establishment of a national standard for qualified sign language interpreters and transliterators, ongoing professional development and adherence to a code of professional conduct.