When you need in-person interpretation services to help you communicate across borders or cultures, ALTA will help you find the perfect interpreter or any scenario.
For over 30 years, ALTA has been providing language solutions to businesses, hospitals, government agencies, law firms, nonprofit organizations, and many more.
With a network of 2,500+ interpreters available in 30_ languages, we’ll match you with a high-quality on-site interpreter that understands your industry.Get your Free Quote
Consecutive interpretation is our most popular face-to-face interpretation service. In consecutive interpretation, a person speaks in one language and then pauses for the interpreter to convey what was said in the listener's language.
It often requires only one interpreter, so it is generally the most cost-effective on-site interpretation solution. Speakers must remember to pause from time to time to allow the interpreter to speak so it can create delays in communication.
Consecutive on-site interpretation is ideal for 1-on-1 or small-group interpretation scenarios where most attendees speak a common language, such as:
Simultaneous interpretation takes place in real-time, using specially-trained, two-person teams working together and broadcasting their voice to an audience wearing wireless headsets. You may hear it referred to as real-time interpretation or UN-style interpretation.
Simultaneous interpretation assignments require specialized equipment and it is not uncommon to have multiple booths and teams to cover several languages at large events.
Simultaneous on-site interpretation services are ideal for large groups and multiple-language scenarios, such as:
No problem! We know it can be confusing to understand exactly what you need. In addition to consecutive and simultaneous solutions, we can offer you all kinds of on-site interpretation services like liaison interpretation, whispered interpretation, bilateral interpretation, and more.
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We’ll help you find the best and most affordable way to deliver a superior communication experience for both you and your clients.