Instructors and translators from the colleges and universities of twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi are participating in the eight-day course, IRNA wrote.
The training course is being held under the supervision and guidance of renowned Iranian scholar and Professor Ali Bayat.
Director of Iran Cultural Center Ali Aqanouri said at the opening session that translation is the mode for conducting exchanges in the fields of culture and civilization among communities.
He said that the interpreter has to perform his duties with responsibility.
Participants in the training course include translators and teachers of Persian language from Sargodha University, International Islamic University Islamabad, NUML University (National University of Modern Languages), FG College for Women Islamabad and Asghar Mall College Rawalpindi.
The workshop will continue until January 3, 2017.