Advantages of working with a certified professional
Why should you work with a certified professional?
OTTIAQ, like other professional orders, has a mandate to protect the public by
• Applying high certification standards
• Ensuring that members comply with the Professional Code, the Code of ethics and OTTIAQ’s regulations
• Supervising the practice of the profession through a professional inspection program
OTTIAQ recognizes and validates its members’ level of qualification
OTTIAQ members must have a bachelor’s degree in translation or equivalent training. The quality of their work and management practices are also examined.
OTTIAQ members must follow a code of ethics and regulations
OTTIAQ members must follow a code of ethics and regulations, particularly regarding record-keeping and confidentiality.
OTTIAQ members must take out professional liability insurance
OTTIAQ members are covered by professional liability insurance.
OTTIAQ members must maintain their level of competency
OTTIAQ members must maintain their level of competency by attending various continuing education activities every year.