Language-Only Communication Skills Test (LO-CST) 

Assesses the ability to effectively communicate with speakers in both English and another language. (Does not include evaluation of any industry-related terminology.)

For Admissions to the Foundational Skills for Every Healthcare Interpreter Program


Please use the form below to request your LO-CST for the Foundational Skills for Every Healthcare Interpreter program. If you prefer to make your appointment over the phone you can also call (678) 540-6394.

After you submit your information, you will be contacted with scheduling information within two business days (usually same day). Within the body of your scheduling and confirmation emails, you will find a link to more information about the test as well as examples of the different types of exercises.

Once you have scheduled a time, you will need to make your payment online or over the phone at (678) 540-6394, to confirm the appointment. If payment is not received within 24 hours of the tentatively scheduled appointment, the appointment time may be offered to other candidates. Your organization should provide you with a discount code that you can use on the final checkout page.

Results will be sent to the Foundational Skills for Every Healthcare Interpreter program, and to the candidate. If you have any questions about admissions or program information, please contact your local coordinator. For questions about testing and test scheduling, please contact or (678) 540-6394.

Scheduling Request form:

Your name *
Your name
Phone *
Please indicate if there are specific days or times when you would prefer to take the test, and we will do our best to accommodate your schedule if possible.