Core Medical Interpreter Training at Penn State University – Lehigh Valley

This hybrid 80-hr Core Medical Interpreter Training (CMIT) program is organized in collaboration with the Office of Community Outreach and Engagement from Penn State University – Lehigh Valley, and the only 100-hour CMIT program in the Allentown Area.

It involves 40 hours of classroom instruction (skills development), and 40 hours of online instruction. Please complete the registration form below:

COST: $895
Partial Scholarship (Up to 10% off): Three (3) partial scholarships are still available for this training event.


This is a collaborative training event with the NICHC, Penn State Abington, and Penn State Lehigh Valley (Allentown).


Training Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm EST

Synchronous (Remote Delivery) Training Days: Saturdays and Sundays

Training Dates:

Remote access begins: Friday, May 22nd, 2020

Saturday, May 30th – Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Saturday, June 6th – Sunday, June 7th, 2020

Saturday, June 13th – Sunday, June 14th, 2020

Saturday, June 20th – Sunday, June 21st, 2020

Proof of Linguistic Proficiency for working languages (English – Target) Preferred method to prove linguistic proficiency assessment:

Communication Skills Test (CST)
Click here to sign up for a CST (Select “PA Penn State Lehigh Valley” from the “Location” drop-down menu)

Click here to get answers to FAQs


Online payment
Full tuition ($895):
An online processing fee (2.99%) will be applied for payments completed after Friday, May 15th, 2020.

Check/Money Order/Cash
You can send us a check/money order payable to “NICHC” at
971 Cornwells Ave.
Bensalem PA 19020.


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