ITP 2013 Program

gbcditpInterpreter Training Program (ITP) – 2013

“A Silent Weekend”

March 8-9, 2013
CAMP KALEO – Forsyth, Georgia

The Georgia Baptist Conference of the Deaf’s ITP will offer one course for all interested interpreters and Deaf leaders at Camp Kaleo near Forsyth, Georgia, on:

CampKaleoFriday, March 8 and Saturday, March 9, 2013

The course offered will be:

“The Mentality of Spiritual Interpreters and Message Acquisition”

The class schedule is:

Friday afternoon – 2:00-9:00 p.m. & Saturday – 7:30-4:00 p.m.

Click here for the flyer!

Click here for the registration form!

The training program will gradually lead and immerse the participant in the use of the American Sign Language, conceptual signing, body language, and facial expressions to convey the messages of the Kingdom Story from the Holy Bible.

Ed Steele, Teacher

Ed, who is deaf, is currently self-employed as the CEO of DEAFCO, which provides interpreting services, counseling services and employment services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. He was educated in a public school without support services but graduated with honors. Ed attended Gallaudet University where he met other Deaf people for the first time at the age of 20. He learned ASL at this time.

All persons taking the ITP course are asked to arrive on Friday afternoon between

2:00-3:00 p.m.

You will receive one (1) CEU for the full ten hours.

Instruction will be on the Intermediate Level.

Participants may obtain a certificate of completion of the course, for $7.00 per certificate. Please indicate your request on the registration Form.

Note: Please be sure to bring your own linens (towels, sheets, pillows, blankets, or sleeping bag), since Camp Kaleo does NOT provide them.

This will be a silent weekend—signing only!

The North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for Continuing Education Activities. This Professional program is offered for 1 CEU at the Intermediate Content Knowledge Level.

Important Notices

**Please bring your own linens to Camp Kaleo**

Standard Registration is $75.00, which includes the Conference with Lodging at Camp Kaleo and all Meals.

Commuter Registration is $65.00, which includes the Conference and Meals only. This does NOT include lodging.

CampKaleoPlease note: If you are planning to stay at a hotel off Camp Kaleo property,


Sorry…children cannot attend the classes. There is no childcare provided.

Refund/Cancellation Policy:

A 50% refund will be issued for 45-30 days before the ITP date.

No refund will be issued for cancellations made less than 30 days before the ITP date.

Register before March 1, 2013

For registration questions contact:
770-936-5217, Video Phone 678-999-2766
or email

For a map to Camp Kaleo, open the link to the flyer above.

Provided by the Georgia Baptist Conference of the Deaf and Intercultural Church Planting & Missions Ministries of the Georgia Baptist Convention
6405 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth, GA 30097-4092

Supported by The Cooperative Program, State Missions Offering and
Annie Armstrong Easter Offering



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