“The BIA is good for interpreters after they graduate, when they know they still aren’t ready for national certification. It provides confidence—not only to the interpreters, but to the Deaf community and the people who hire interpreters.”
--E.B. Deaf consumer, Pinellas Park
Welcome to the Benchmark Interpreter Assessment!
All professional Sign Language Interpreters need support to progress along their chosen career development paths. The Benchmark Interpreter Assessment (BIA) will provide needed support. The BIA is a two-part diagnostic tool designed for Sign Language interpreters who desire skills-based feedback on their work.