We help our clients "change the world one word at a time" by facilitating meaningful connections through linguistic support in more than 250 spoken languages, dialects, and various signed languages.
We serve our clients through every imaginable medium - in person, on paper, over the phone, through video, and online.
We consider ourselves "ambassadors of access". Ad Astra linguists possess native fluency and cross-cultural knowledge that ensures nothing gets lost in translation.
With internet access and a device with a webcam, you can connect to our VRI interpreters who provide interactive communication that allows you to hear and see an interpreter as if they are with you in-person. This means you can see facial expressions, nonverbal communication, and other visual cues that are part of any conversation. Our interpreters provide on-demand visual support in foreign languages and signed languages over our high-resolution platform.
Our high quality Video Remote Interpretation is made possible through rigorous training. Language ability is only one of many important qualities our professionals possess. Our professionals are held to a high standard of training and ethics in order to deliver superior services to our clients. Ad Astra is trusted by information sensitive industries including healthcare, legal, and government. To meet the demands of our clients, our professionals are trained on important aspects of confidentiality, cultural brokering, impartiality, and respect. We use this comprehensive training to ensure our client needs are delivered with superior service.
Our rigorous screening process ensures that candidates meet our high quality standards. We screen professionals for fluency as well as industry credentials and experience. Knowledge of our clients’ industry helps our professionals communicate with clients and understand the nuances of client needs.