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WRIEC - Western Region Intrpreter Center

Certification Testing in the Region

The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) administers national certification testing for interpreters. To learn more about the testing process and prerequisites, please visit the RID website. See below for a list of testing locations within the WRIEC region.



University of Alaska - Anchorage

Anchorage, AK

Site Number: 225

Site Coordinator: Karen Haddock

Email: ankeh@uaa.alaska.edu

Phone: (907) 786-4536 (V/TTY)



Hands Accessing Reliable Interpreting Services (HARIS)

Scottsdale, AZ

Site Number: 212

Site Coordinator: Deb Stone

Email: Rid212@askharis.com

Phone: (602) 625-4280


University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

Site Number: 221

Site Coordinator: Barbara Borich

Email: bborich@email.arizona.edu

Phone: (520) 621-5176



Kapiolani Community College

Honolulu, HI

Site Number: 116

Site Coordinator: Debbie Jackson

Phone: (808) 392-2549



Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake, UT

Site Number: 128

Site Coordinator: Connie Spanton-Jex

Email: Connie.spanton-jex@slcc.edu

Phone: (801) 957-4642



Clark County School District

Las Vegas, NV

Site Number: 201

Site Coordinator: Janet Painter

Email: jpainter@interact.ccsd.net

Phone: (702) 799-8660



Western Oregon University

Monmouth, OR

Site Number: 236

Site Coordinator: Jill Baker

Email: ridsupersite@wou.edu



HSDC (SignOn Interpreting Services)

Seattle, WA

Site Number: 129

Site Coordinator: Herrieta Obriko

Email: Supersite@signonasl.com

Phone: (206) 838-0428


Sorenson Communications - Vancouver

Vancouver, BC

Site Number: 223

Site Coordinator: Suzanne Giroux

Email: sgiroux@sorenson.com

Phone: (866) 917-1440



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