Welcome to WAVLI

The Westcoast Association of Visual Language Interpreters (WAVLI) is the provincial professional association of interpreters who work between spoken English and American Sign Language (ASL).

Our Mission Statement: The Westcoast Association of Visual Language Interpreters is committed to advancing the profession of sign language interpretation and to ensuring that our members provide British Columbians with exceptional standards of practice.

WAVLI now holds three protected titles which are restricted for use by WAVLI members only:

(1) Registered ASL/English Interpreter
(2) Registered Sign Language Interpreter
(3) Registered Visual Language Interpreter