Berkshire AHEC (Western Massachusetts)

Berkshire AHEC advances access to high-quality healthcare and healthy lifestyles through academic and community partnerships.

Berkshire AHEC promotes healthy communities and healthy lifestyles. This is done through the education of health professionals, promoting health and wellness, and engaging in population-based public health strategies, all in collaboration with community partners. For more information about Medical Interpreting Training Programs, please visit Medical Interpreter Training (MIT) – Berkshire AHEC.

** NEW 2024 FALL CLASS **

Fundamental of Medical Interpreting for bilingual and multilingual individuals

Classes will be held September 26, 2024 – December 14, 2024 every Thursday from 6:00pm – 9:00pm and every Saturdays 8:30am – 11:30am. 

Location via Zoom platform.

There is a non-refundable assessment fee of $50.00.  Candidates will be required to have a computer with sound, a microphone and a webcam.

Pre-assessment testing is required. Must attend one assessment (via Zoom) on the following dates:

  • September 12, 2024 @ 6:00 pm
  • September 14, 2024 @ 8:30 am
  • September 17, 2024 @ 6:00 pm

Register for Language Assessment.

2024 Fall Flyer: Fundamentals of Medical Interpreter Training

2024 Fall Schedule: Fundamentals of Medical Interpreter Training

Please visit to register for an assessment test.  

Payment can be made with all major credit cards.  For more information or registration support please email or call 413-842-5160.