Southern California Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf

SCRID is an affiliate chapter of the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID). It is the mission of Southern California Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf to provide local forums and an organizational structure for the continued growth and development of the professions of interpretation and transliteration of American Sign Language and English.

Put your hand in it! A recipe for relevant progress in our profession

  • 10/22/2022
  • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • TBA
  • 43


  • For members of Deaf communities who are not themselves current or student interpreters.
  • For interpreters and aspiring interpreters who are not a member of SCRID or any Region V Affiliate Chapter of the RID.
  • For non-student members of sister chapters of the RID within Region V.
  • For student members of sister chapters of the RID within Region V.
  • For SCRID members who attend both the workshop and the afternoon Annual Membership Meeting
  • For SCRID members who attend the workshop only.
  • For SCRID student members who attend both the workshop and the afternoon Annual Membership Meeting
  • For SCRID student members who attend the workshop only.

Put your hand in it! A recipe for relevant progress in our profession

Presented by Jonathan Webb

22 October 2022

9:00a - 1:00p PDT

0.40 PS CEUs Available

Location TBA

*No partial CEUs will be provided*

*COVID Vaccination/Negative Test Verification Required. See below*

Event Description:
Many of us, when confronted with the call to enter volunteer leadership, instinctively take several steps back. There’s a common belief that we don’t know how to lead. Yet, if we look back on our lives we can often identify multiple examples of courageous leadership enacted with our own hands. In this workshop participants will be encouraged to consider the leadership skills they already have, and how those talents can be employed organizationally for the benefit of the profession and the communities we serve.

Participants will:
Explain in their own words what leadership means personally and explain the relevance of such in organizational leadership.
Describe the challenges and obstacles to effective leadership, both personally and organizationally.
Explain the role of leadership in our affiliate chapter and determine one way to engage more actively as a leader. 

Target Audience:

Practitioners, students, educators, mentors, and others invested in the profession of sign language interpretation.

COVID Protocol: (The following information may be updated)

All participants are required to adhere to ECC's COVID protocol, requiring masks to be properly worn regardless of vaccination status. Proof of vaccination status and/or negative test is required in advance, or rapid testing is available at no charge on site in MBBM Rm134. If you select rapid testing on site, please ensure you arrive in plenty of time to complete the testing process and arrive in the Alondra Room on time to avoid missing the ability to obtain CEUs.

For detailed information on the campus entry process, click here.

Click on Step 1 of "Before Coming to Campus" to create your account and receive clearance to be on site.

For detailed information on current ECC COVID Protocol, click here.


This will be an onsite event. A recording will be made available for asynchronous engagement and the earning of CEUs for registrants unable to attend on site. Please note your participation mode on your registration form.


SCRID Member Interpreters - $15.00 with meeting attendance, $30.00 workshop alone
SCRID Student Members - $10.00 with meeting attendance, $20.00 workshop alone  
Deaf Community (Non-Interpreters) - $20.00
Non-SCRID Member Interpreters - $40.00

*Under the Region V reciprocity agreement, members of sister chapters within the region may register at member rates.

Click here to view the event flier and presenter bio

This workshop will be conducted in American Sign Language (no voice interpretation will be provided).

SCRID is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for continuing education activities. This workshop is offered for 0.4 PS  CEUs. 

SCRID Cancellation Policy: In the event that SCRID cancels an event, refunds or transfers to future SCRID events are possible. Pre-registrants will be notified immediately upon cancellation.

Refunds: For individual registration cancellations may be requested if SCRID receives notification of said cancellation 3 days prior to the event. Registrations are non-refundable for late cancellations after this date without verification of serious circumstances to be determined by the SCRID board on a case-by-case basis.  Email to request refunds stating the event name, event date and justification for late cancellation. All requests for refunds for late cancellations must be approved by the SCRID board.

Non-Discrimination: Presenter and participants agree to foster an environment of mutual respect free from bias of any kind.

Reasonable Accommodations:  Requests for reasonable accommodations must be received two weeks in advance of this event by contacting the email below.

For any questions, please feel free to email



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