AVLIC is issuing a

Call for Interpreters for the 2016 conference,

Together We Grow

July 12 – 16, 2016


The AVLIC conference planning committee is looking for ASL/English interpreters, ASL/LSQ interpreters, Deaf interpreters and intervenors. 

For more details, see the image below or click here.

Your professional Association, AVLIC, is governed by you, the members. Over the years, many of you have volunteered for AVLIC in one capacity or another; and it is because of you that AVLIC has grown and is respected as the representative for over 800 members. 


Translation Bureau of Canada Posting: 

American Sign Language (ASL) - English Conference Interpreting Accreditation Process - 2016


As a long-time provider of Sign Language Interpretation to the Government of Canada, the Translation Bureau is committed to delivering reliable and sustainable services of the highest standard to both Deaf and hard of hearing federal public servants throughout the country.


Reason for Delayed Replies from the AVLIC Office


The next offering of the Written Test of Knowledge (WTK) is in April, 2016

The test is offered every year in January, April, July and November, or by special offering with a minimum of five test takers. The date for this offering is Saturday April 16, 2016 and offering locations will be determined by the applicant's addresses or preferences.

Registration deadline is February 27, 2016

To register:

AVLIC Introduces New Executive Director - Chris Kenopic

video URL to be added here






[video: ASL welcome by Jocelyn Mark and introductory remarks by Chris Kenopic]


Steps to Complete Membership Renewal for the 2016 - 2017 Membership Year

What You Need to Know

Mentorship Development Committee Survey

Hello AVLIC members, 

The Mentorship Development Committee (MDC) was established by motion WP14G-25 at the AVLIC 2014 conference in Winnipeg, MB. Since that time, the MDC has been investigating innovative ways in which AVLIC can provide much needed support to members.



Job Posting - VRI for Maple Communications Group Inc.

Maple Communications Group Inc. is looking for Active AVLIC members, including Deaf interpreters, for video interpreting positions and call centre supervisor positions. Click on the job posting below for full details:


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