OTTIAQ certification is not available to just anyone. All members of the Order must satisfy specific requirements and possess the necessary skills, which are outlined in the competency profiles.
As a professional order, OTTIAQ has a mandate to protect the public. This is accomplished by:
Therefore, the public is well advised to seek out the services of a Certified Translator, Certified Terminologist or Certified Interpreter, since the use of the title is a guarantee of quality.
Anyone wishing to file a complaint against a member of the Order may do so by contacting the syndic, whose role is to ensure that members observe OTTIAQ regulations.