• Goldfield Court House
  • Lyon County Court House
  • Pershing District Court
  • Lincoln County Court House
  • Humboldt County Court House
  • Eureka District Court
  • Eureka Justice Court
  • Alamo Justice Court
  • Elko County Court House
  • Las Vegas Regional Justice Center

Become a Court Interpreter

Certification Process*
Current basic requirements for Court Interpreter Certification/Registration include:

  • Complete the Orientation Workshop for Interpreters in the NV Courts System.
  • Pass the NV Certified Court Interpreter Written Test with a minimum score of 80%.
  • Pass the NV Certified Court Interpreter Oral Examination with a minimum score of 70%.
  • Provide verification of 40 hours of Nevada courtroom observation or work.
  • Submit the Court Interpreter Certification Request Forms.
  • Submit 2 fingerprint cards.
  • Pay Administration fee of $50.00.
  • Submit a passport size photograph.

Reciprocity Process*
Current basic requirements for Reciprocity Certification/Registration include:

Please mail completed forms to:
    Court Interpreter Program
    Attn: Accounting Unit
    201 S. Carson St. Suite: 250
    Carson City, NV 89701

*Please refer to the State Court Administrator Guidelines for additional information.

Self Study Resources:

Exam Resources:

Need more information?
Court Interpreter Program Coordinator
courtinterpreters@nvcourts.nv.gov
775-687-9806