CASLI and RID Response to Open Letter

Response to Open Letter on YouTube: Greetings, On July 10, 2017, an Open Letter was posted on social media addressed to RID and CASLI. We recognize that communicating information about testing and certification to impacted communities is important, and appreciate that, while information is currently available through both the RID and CASLI websites and via [...]

August 11th, 2017|From the CASLI Managing Board, News, Resources|

Testing & Certification Forum LiveStream at RID LEAD-Together Conference

  This link provides access to the livestream video from the Testing & Certification forum at the RID LEAD Together Conference on July 20, 2017.

July 21st, 2017|News, Resources|

CASLI Board response to DTV News

  Transcript "Hello. My name is Dr. Patrick Boudreault. I’m the CASLI board’s vice president of testing. The CASLI board has seen the open letter which was posted to social media by CSD and other organizations. We at CASLI appreciate the community taking the time to share their concerns. We believe communication is important. We [...]

July 21st, 2017|From the CASLI Managing Board, News, Resources|

NIC Job/Task Analysis Report

This report, which can be found at the bottom of the page, is the culmination of many months of work by the 2013-2015 RID Certification Committee (CC) and the contractor the CC selected via an RFP process, the Caviart Group. It should be noted that the RID Certification Committee worked with the Caviart Group to [...]

July 10th, 2017|News, Resources|

History of the NIC

(as published in the original candidate bulletin) In November of 1993, the Massachusetts Association of the Deaf and Massachusetts RID held a joint conference. Each invited their association's president to attend and speak as keynote speakers; both agreed. Prior to the meeting, the two presidents, Janet Bailey of RID and Ben Soukup of NAD, had [...]

July 5th, 2016|Resources|


Frequently Asked Questions July, 1, 2016 1. What does CASLI stand for? Center for the Assessment of Sign Language Interpretation, LLC 2. What is CASLI and what is this organization about? The principal activity of the Company shall be the development and administration of knowledge and/or performance tests that measure the proficiency of an individual [...]

July 1st, 2016|News, Resources|

Testing Process Extension Request Form

CASLI Candidates must pass the appropriate knowledge exam and performance exam within a consecutive five year period. If candidates are not able to pass both exams within five years the testing process will need to be started over, or a once-in-a-lifetime one year extension can be requested. To request this extension please complete and submit the [...]

June 23rd, 2016|Resources|

Group Exam Payment

In order to receive a group discount on exam payment the appropriate exam applications must be submitted together from a single individual or organization/company. The exam fees must be submitted as a single payment for the entire amount minus the applicable discount. Please ensure that all candidates applying are paying the correct RID member or non-member price and [...]

June 14th, 2016|Resources|

Name Change Form

Do you need to update your name in your account? If so, please complete the Name Change Form.  

June 13th, 2016|Resources|

Exam Appeals

CASLI will review appeals related to exam administration only, such as CASLI testing policy or procedure violations, testing equipment or materials malfunction, or environmental problems. Exam appeals will not be considered on the basis of rater judgment (Motion 96.03). Appeals can be considered on the basis of: Misinformation regarding testing arrangements (e.g. test taker given wrong location, [...]

June 10th, 2016|Resources|