Educational Interpreter

The Educational Interpreter license is issued to individuals who serve as sign language interpreters in schools.

In order to qualify for an initial 5-year Educational Interpreter license, an individual must meet one of the following qualifications:
  • Hold a valid certification through the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID);
    OR
  • Have earned a score of 3.5 or higher on the Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment (EIPA) within 5 years of the date of application.
The license may be renewed by meeting one of the following qualifications:
  • Hold valid RID certification;
    OR
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree and have earned a score of 3.5 or higher on the EIPA within 5 years of renewal.
Issuance of the Educational Interpreter does not require employment by a Georgia LUA. If you meet the above qualifications, please submit the following documents to apply for the license: Please click here for more information about application procedures.