Please ensure you provide/update your language(s) of Intent when registering for any California Court Interpreter exam.





September 17th - 19th, 2019
July 12th, 2019

August 12th, 2019

December 17th, 2019


*Please Note: All candidates must take and pass the written exam prior to registering for the Bilingual Interpreting Exam. The cutoff for the upcoming Exam window is February 10, 2019. All Written Exam are valid for four years.


Bilingual Interpreting Exam Test Site Locations

  1. San Francisco: 

    Embassy Suites Hotel Walnut Creek

    1345 Treat Blvd

    Walnut Creek, CA 94597
  2. Los Angeles: 

    Embassy Suites LAX-North 

    9801 Airport Blvd 

    Los Angeles, CA 90045

  3. Ontario: 

    Embassy Suites Ontario Airport Hotel

    3663 E. Guasti Road

    Ontario, CA 91761
  4. Sacramento Area:

    Staybridge Suites

    140 Promenade Circle

    Sacramento, CA 95834

  5. San Diego: 

    Residence Inn 

    12011 Scripps Highlands Drive 

    San Diego, CA 92131


Additional Resources

Effective January 1, 2011, the California Court Interpreters Program will offer test reciprocity to court interpreters who passed Consortium-developed oral interpreting exams administered in member states. Please note that the California Court Interpreters Program will only recognize oral interpreting exam standards and scores that meet or exceed the requirements in California. To find out more about the eligibility requirements, please see:

Information about licensing is available on the licensing agency Web site. The link below takes you out of the Prometric Web site and into the agency site; a new browser window will open when you click a link.

California Web site

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