The following links are being provided because each of these testing services offers tests that are required for licensure. An applicant for licensure must pass an examination approved by the board and then have the testing service send the test results directly to the board prior to being licensed.
A temporary license holder shall practice interpreting through the end of the then-current biennial license period. A temporary license holder may renew a temporary once, for the immediately following biennial license period.
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc., (RID)
National Testing System Assistant
703/838-0030 ext 215
Suzanne Mannella, Executive Officer
Iowa Department of Human Rights
Lucas State Office Building, 2nd Floor
Des Moines, IA 50319
888-221-3724 toll-free v/tty
Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment
EIPA Diagnostic Center
Boys Town National Research Hospital
555 N. 30th St
Omaha, NE 68131
EIPA score must be 3.5 or better.