sign language interpreter

Description

Sign language interpreters understand and convert sign language into spoken language and vice versa. They maintain the nuances and the stress of the message in the recipient language.

Alternative label

  • business sign language interpreter

  • interpreter of sign language

  • remote sign language interpreter

  • guide sign language interpreter

  • public service sign language interpreter

  • police sign language interpreter

  • social sign language interpreter

  • sworn sign language interpreter

  • conference sign language interpreter

  • community sign language interpreter

  • medical sign language interpreter

  • television sign language interpreter

  • court sign language interpreter

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/9a2147aa-a72f-4f83-8653-c3f50d4e1e73