SCRID and you

Upcoming SCRID Events:

SCRID Annual Meeting

May 17th, 2014
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Results of the SCRID Special Election will be announced
Reports from all SCRID officers and committee chairs
Networking            Door Prizes

“Interpreting in Post-Secondary English Classes”  Workshop

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Questions?  Email us at membershipchair@scrid.org.

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Welcome to SCRID’s new Website! 

Check out these new features!simple arrow right up

  • The new events calendar in the right-hand panel
  • A new “Organizational Member” info button in the top menu
  • All former access to documents and committee work – including procedures for requesting CEUs from the CMP committee (see “News” and “Earn CUS” above)

  • A member-friendly contact page, including pictures of SCRID’s leadership
  • Photo Gallery
  • Member online directory
    • (Members in good standing may be added to the directory by emailing websitechair@scrid.org with your directory info.)

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2014 RID Region V Conference

June 25-28, 2014
San Diego, CA

Click here to visit RID Region V on Facebook!

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RID Region V is thrilled to announce our conference
RIDing the Wave of Change
will be held at the Town and Country Resort & Convention Center
June 25-28
in beautiful San Diego’s Mission Valley
Sleeping rooms: We’ve reserved the Premium renovated rooms in the Regency Tower. Prices include in-room internet and resort fees; tax is not included.
      $109 for single or double
      $119 for triple
      $129 for quad
Parking: We’ve negotiated an overnight parking rate of $5 per vehicle. For those not staying at the hotel, the rate is $2/hour or $10 daily rate.  (Savings of 58%-79%; regular rate for all parking is $24/day.)
Fitness center: Conference participants may use the fitness center for $5/day.  (Half-price savings; regular rate is $10/day.)
Reservations: Reservations can be made by phone at 800-772-8527 and informing them you are part of the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Region V Conference. An online link for reservations will be provided within the next two weeks.
Win a Suite upgrade! All conference participants who register for conference by April 30 will be entered into a drawing for an upgrade to a suite. Registration information will be provided within the next two weeks.
We will provide additional conference information shortly. The conference website, registration, and schedule will be available by the end of March.  We look forward to RIDing the Wave of Change with you in June!

April 2nd Relaunch of New Web Member Portal

Friday, March 28, 2014 - The New RID Member Web Portal will reopen to RID members at 9:00am on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. RID headquarters appreciates your patience in accessing your member accounts while the development team has been focused on testing the data the last few weeks to give you the best possible member experience. We take full ownership of the frustration you may have experienced over the past few weeks in accessing your information and apologize for the inconvenience the delay has caused you.

VRS Reform Summary


Video by Shane Feldman, RID Executive Director>>

VRS reform is here and will impact the day-to-day work of video interpreters across the country. Executive Director Shane Feldman explains the changes that are happening and shares RID’s position on important issues. Join the conversation and send a message to govtaffairs@rid.org  NAD-RID NIC Validity, Reliability, 

Candidate Performance Report


RID in conjunction with the NAD released the NAD-RID National Interpreter Certification (NIC) Credential Validity, Reliability, and Candidate Performance Report.  This document provides an in-depth analysis of both the NIC Knowledge and Interview and Performance examinations and demonstrates that they are valid and reliable measurement instruments in meeting the identified needs of consumers of interpreting services.

Available for public consumption:

Introduction Video

NIC Credential Validity, Reliability & Candidate Performance Report (Summary)

NIC Credential Validity, Reliability & Candidate Performance Report (Technical)

2002 Role Delineation Study

2011 Pre-JTA Survey Results