Nicolas Canadas Luque – IAPTI

Nicolas Canadas Luque

SKILLS

- SPANISH - ENGLISH


PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

- TRANSLATION

- INTERPRETATION

- LOCALIZATION

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

Interpreting

 

Official Spanish Interpreter in the following settings: Criminal and Civil courts (at the Local and District level); Family and Federal court; Administrative Appeals Tribunal and Worker’s Compensation Court; Worker’s compensation and Third Party Injury Claims tribunals; AVL’s (Audio-visual link) for court appearances and video conferences for Legal Aid matters; Family reconciliation sessions; Legal conferences at Barristers’ chambers; Legal conferences in low/high-security prisons and remand centres; Psychological assessments in prisons, remand centres and clinical arenas; Medico-legal conferences; investigations; The Spanish Club, conferences with liquidators and, telephone conferences between insurance companies and their clients in a number of different settings. 

 

Translation

 

Official Spanish>English Translator for the following type of documents: personal certificates (birth/marriage/death certificates; police clearance certificates; Driver licences and ID cards; Educational degrees and Statements of Attainment); medical reports (X-ray and other scans; medical certificates); newsletters; and, police reports.

 

Freelance work

  • Translation of personal documents for Information Planet (Migration Agency) and Bravo Migration;
  • Translation of personal documents for numerous private clients;
  • Translation of select historical journal entries for a PhD student;
  • Extract translations of various academic papers on marine archaeology;
  • Voice-over work in Spanish for the introduction and usage of various commercial products.

SPECIALIZATION AREAS

- ARTS AND HUMANITIES - BUSINESS AND INSURANCE - EDUCATION - ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION - ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY - FOOD AND BEVERAGES - GENERAL - INDUSTRY - LEGAL - MEDICINE AND HEALTH - PERSONAL AND COMMERCIAL CORRESPONDENCE

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Interpreting and Translation) from the University of Western Sydney in 1995 and have since been a practicing interpreter and translator.

Currently completing a Master in Interpreting and Translation at the University of New South Wales. 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • AUSIT (Australian Institute of Interpreters and Translators) since 2015;
  • Member of Professionals Australia (TIA branch)

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