Membership Categories

The ATII welcomes translators and interpreters of all languages, areas of specialisation and levels of experience and has three categories of membership: Student, Associate, and Professional.

Professional Membership is available to qualified translators and interpreters who pass the ATII Professional Member examination AND who have (a) a primary degree or postgraduate qualification in translation and/or interpreting and at least three years professional experience OR (b) at least three years associate membership of the ATII including at least three years documented professional experience since becoming an Associate Member.

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Associate Membership is available to holders of at least a level 7 qualification on the Irish National Framework of Qualifications or equivalent in translation and/or interpreting and/or languages OR to holders of at least a level 7 qualification on the Irish National Framework of Qualifications or equivalent in any other discipline together with two years relevant and documented  professional experience in translation and/or interpreting experience (proof is, for example, an indicative list of invoices or POs, contract if staff translator/interpreter)

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Student Membership is available to individuals currently taking undergraduate studies in any discipline or those undertaking postgraduate studies in translation or interpreting.

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Submitting an Application

Please see also the benefits of ATII membership.

Membership of the Association is at the discretion of the ATII Executive Committee. The decision of the ATII Executive Committee is final.

Completed membership application form Yes Yes Yes
Full and up-to-date CV Yes Yes Yes
Signed codes of practice and professional ethics On approval On approval On approval
Proof of current registration as a student Yes
Proof of relevant qualification Yes Yes
Proof of professional experience Where applicable Yes