Terminology Management

Intensive Training Course based on the ECQA Certified Terminology Manager

On the three days following the FIT XXth World Congress, the CPD unit of the BDÜ (BDÜ Weiterbildungs- und Fachverlagsgesellschaft) together with the consultancy and training unit of the International Network for Terminology TermNet (TermNet Business GmbH) will host this 3-day seminar on Terminology Management.

The seminar is also open to colleagues who do not wish to attend the FIT XXth World Congress (Aug. 4th - 6th 2014 – in Berlin.

Target audience:

The seminar is designed as a theoretical and practical introductory training course on terminology management to help professional translators, interpreters and terminologists to develop their terminology management skills and set up or improve their terminology management system. For detailed contents and learning objectives, please refer to the attached programme.

The seminar will be held in English.


• Prof. Dr. Klaus-Dirk Schmitz, Cologne University of Applied Sciences

• Prof. Dr. Frieda Steurs, KU Leuven – University of Leuven

• Prof. Dr. Hendrik Kockaert, KU Leuven – University of Leuven

• Dr. Gabriele Sauberer, Director, TermNet Business GmbH

• Blanca Nájera, Deputy Director, TermNet Business GmbH


Optional certification:

The seminar programme has been developed within the framework of ECQA – the European Certification and Qualification Association (

After the seminar, participants will be given the opportunity to sit an exam to obtain the ECQA Certificate for Terminology Managers (basic level). The exam is taken online some weeks after the workshop to ensure that participants have enough time to work through the training material.

If you have any questions concerning the seminar programme and certification, please contact Blanca Nájera by e-mail at:


Registration: please register online at or send an e-mail to:

Registration closes on July 1st 2014. We reserve the right to cancel the seminar if the minimum number of participants (15) is not reached by April 30th 2014.

Datum und Zeit

 07.08.2014, 08:00 – 09.08.2014, 17:00 


Hotel Sylter Hof
Berlin, Deutschland (Google Map)



International Network for Terminology


BDÜ Weiterbildungs- und Fachverlagsgesellschaft mbH