CCHI Community:Certified Interpreters

CCHI's Olympic Cheer


We are inspired by 2016 Olympic Games held for the first time in South America!


In celebration of Brazil’s achievement, CCHI offers a $50 refund for new CoreCHI™ certification applications to Portuguese applicants between now and the Olympics closing ceremony on August 21, 2016.



The rules are simple:

  • any Portuguese* interpreter who has not applied for the CoreCHI™ certification** yet (but is eligible) and
  • who submits and pays for their application*** between now and 11:59 pm EDT on 8/21/16
  • will receive a $50 refund (after they pay the fee of $210) within 5 business days of payment.

To apply, go to To learn more, check our Certification Steps. If you have any questions, contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


* Applicants from any Portuguese-speaking country or American-born Portuguese interpreters qualify.

**The CoreCHI™ certification is language-neutral. The Portuguese language is not attributed in the credential certificate.

***Applicants who have already submitted their applications by 8/8/16 or who wish to pay a re-test examination fee are not eligible for this promotion.