Interpreter Guides in Japan

In Japan there are two types of interpreter guides: Accredited interpreter guides who may work and receive payment. In Japanese they are called ‘tsuuyaku annai shi’ 通訳案内士. Volunteer guides (also known as Goodwill Guides) who have no accredited qualification and who may not receive payment. http://www.jnto.go.jp/eng/arrange/travel/guide/guideservice.html Type 1 is divided into either prefectural or national… Continue reading Interpreter Guides in Japan