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MasterWord's Health Care Interpreter Assessment (HCIA) consist of two parts: written and oral. 

The written assessment contains 75 multiple choice questions and is only the first of two steps toward becoming a MasterWord approved health care interpreter. Examinees are allowed 45 minutes to complete the assessment. In order to pass the test and advance to the oral portion, you must receive a score of 80% or greater

The oral assessment consists of five mini-consecutive interpreting scenarios and one brief document to be sight translated. In order to pass, you must receive a score of 75% or greater

Price: $155

This assessment is for the following languages ONLY:

Spanish
Mandarin
Burmese
Vietnamese
Arabic

This assessment will test your ability to communicate in Spanish in four skill areas: listening comprehension, grammar, reading comprehension, and oral expression.

The assessment consists of 63 multiple-choice questions and 3 oral expression exercises. You will have 60 minutes total to complete the entire assessment. Please read the instructions for each section thoroughly before beginning.

The content of this assessment is proprietary and confidential and may not be disclosed at any time to any individual, entity, or third-party outside of authorized MasterWord personnel.


Price: $105

This assessment will test your ability to communicate in Spanish in four skill areas: listening comprehension, grammar, reading comprehension, and oral expression.

The assessment consists of 63 multiple-choice questions and 3 oral expression exercises. You will have 60 minutes total to complete the entire assessment. Please read the instructions for each section thoroughly before beginning.

The content of this assessment is proprietary and confidential and may not be disclosed at any time to any individual, entity, or third-party outside of authorized MasterWord personnel.


Price: $105

Please email the training and assessment department to check if your language is available before taking this assessment.  


Our email is tad@masterword.com .


This test contains 25 health care related questions. Your task will be to interpret the questions into the target language (this is the language you are interpreting into) as you would for a non-English speaking patient. Please listen carefully. You will hear each question once and then you will hear a beep. After the sound of the beep, interpret the question into the target language. 


Price: $105