Membership Services

We will have a desk at Conference dedicated to Membership Services. Why not come and say hello, it will be great to put a face to the name!

Whilst you are there you will be able to:

  • Purchase certification seals (MITI & FITI only)
  • Learn more about member benefits
  • Find out more about upgrading - what’s involved, costs, benefits etc
  • Explore the assessment options if you are looking to upgrade to MITI
  • Update your email or contact details on the database
  • Update your subject details on your Directory Profile (MITI and FITI only)
  • Learn more about the ISO 17100 Qualified status
  • Find out what’s covered in training courses such as Setting up as Freelance Translator (SUFT) and
    Advancing your Freelance Translator Career (AFT)
  • Pick up a list of future events such as webinars and training courses
  • Not a member yet? Then come and talk to us to find out what your are missing!
  • Meet the Membership team

Note: We can only accept card payments for renewals and seals.

Fellows' Help Desk

As at previous Conferences, Fellows of the Institute will be available at a Help Desk during the coffee, lunch and tea breaks to answer enquiries on a multitude of topics. These don’t have to be confined to queries about applying for fellowship. In the past, we’ve also provided information on :

  • How to set rates and the best way to apply rate rises
  • Progression between ITI membership categories
  • The assessment process for advancement to MITI status
  • Breaking into the interpreting scene
  • How to pitch to translation companies and public sector bodies
  • Insurance matters
  • How to choose a specialist subject
  • Translation and interpreting tools
  • Retirement plans and selling a translation/interpreting business

Don’t be shy. We’ll do what we can to help and if we don’t know the answer we can probably suggest someone who does.

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