2016-2017 Membership Cards

This notice is an important update regarding your membership cards.

The AVLIC 2016 AGM: Call for Motions - Due May 4, 2016

  • Saturday, July 16, 2016
  • 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

AVLIC 2016 logo www.avlic2016.com

Carol Patrie Workshop-May 7th 2016

"Intimacy and Distance-

Using Critical Thinking to Land on Your Feet"

Job Posting - Bow Valley College, Calgary, AB

Sign Language Interpreter (Continuous Position)

Bow Valley College contributes to the vitality of communities and strength of the economy through innovative adult education programs and services. We equip students for successful living, lifelong learning, and employment in a global knowledge-based environment.

Serving on your AVLIC Board of Directors is an excellent opportunity to participate by taking an active role in shaping the future direction for our interpreting profession. We are seeking individuals from a diverse range of backgrounds and experiences who are able to give their time to work towards AVLIC fulfilling our members' vision for AVLIC, advancing our profession and providing support to our members.

Written Test of Knowledge (WTK) – July 2016

The next offering of the Written Test of Knowledge (WTK) is in July 16, 2016 or July 12, 2016 during the AVLIC conference.

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 regular offering is Saturday July 16, 2016 and offering locations will be determined by the applicant's addresses or preferences. The

Registration deadline is May 16, 2016

To register:

Request for Proposal - No. 10008: Canadian Evaluation System (CES) Test of Interpretation (TOI) Rating Revision

Issue date: April 1, 2016

Click here to view the full RFP No. 10008 document and details.

Contract Term:

The Contract will commence on or around June 1, 2016, and conclude prior to the 2017 TOI offering.



It is with regret that we inform you that Chris Kenopic has submitted his resignation from the position of Executive Director to the AVLIC Board of Directors. The Board, reluctantly, has accepted his resignation. We wish Chris the absolute best for all his future endeavours. 


Recommendations from the CES Review Task Force

The Canadian Evaluations System Review Task Force (CESRTF) submitted their recommendations to the AVLIC Board in September 2015.



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