What are translators qualification required by ISO 17100 ?
ISO 17100:2015 defines requirements for the translator qualification & competence and translation process directly affecting the quality and delivery of translation services:
The translator fulfils at least one of the following criteria:
- has obtained a degree in translation, linguistics or language studies or an equivalent degree that includes significant translation training, from a recognized institution of higher education;
- has obtained a degree in any other field from a recognized institution of higher education and has the equivalent of two years of full-time professional experience in translating;
- has the equivalent of five years of full-time professional experience in translating.