Frequently Asked Questions
Please see the links below to learn more about refugee resettlement (links will open in a new tab):
Why do refugees flee their country? Learn about the conflict in the home countries of many of Tennessee’s refugees.
Below are some helpful links for getting certification for interpretation skills.
National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters (No Swahili certification)
American Translators Association (No Swahili certification)
Medical Interpreting and Translating Institute Online (Offers certification in ALL LANGUAGES, including Swahili.)