QA Rater Recruitment
2011 Rater Training Schedule
FRID is currently seeking talented members interested in furthering our profession by rating QA candidate tapes. This is a valuable service to our members and to the Deaf community.
FRID Rater training -
To become a rater, individuals must complete FRID rater training
Rater training will be held at least once a year
Not all rater training participants will be invited to become QA raters
Interpreter Rater Qualifications:
Experience working in a variety of settings
A letter of reference from either a Deaf consumer or a certified member in good standing attesting to your professionalism and your ability to remain neutral and unbiased.
Deaf Rater Qualifications: (Can be a deaf interpreter or deaf consumer.)
Be consumer of a variety of interpreting/transliterating services
Have experience in evaluating interpreters (please include a statement to this effect in your cover letter)
A letter of reference from a deaf consumer, certified member in good standing of RID, employer or other professional attesting to your ability to remain neutral and unbiased
Criteria for All Raters:
Willingness to commit to spending anywhere from 1 to 1.5 hours to evaluate each candidate's tape
Willingness to rate and return tapes in a timely manner as specified in the Rater Contract
Promise to follow the NAD-RID Code of Professional conduct and the RID Ethical Practices System guidelines.
Complete the attached application and return it with a letter of reference to –
QA Rater Training
P. O. Box 4500
Tampa, FL 33677
Any questions should be directed to:
Tanesh Smith, NIC, QA Chair