BSL First Steps
This course is for anyone interested in learning BSL for personal, professional or social reasons, whether you're hearing impaired or not.
See our course listing for British Sign Language for details of the days, times, locations and fees for these courses.
Length of course
Normally 10 hours, made up of 2 hours a week over 5 weeks
- Signs for basic greetings
- Finger spelling
- Some differences between hearing and deaf cultures
This course is free
How to apply
Come to one of our enrolment sessions in September, or give us a call.
What you can do next
CERTA (OCN) Level One Unit with progression to Signature Level 1 and Signature Level 2.
Our Sign Language pathway leads to qualification which can be used by learners who want to become interpreters or work in a supportive role in schools or social services.
What our learners say
I enjoyed everything in the course. Great tutor and friendly people.
The tutor made it a relaxed and enjoyable course while creating the right atmosphere to learn
I enjoyed every single week and cannot believe how much I've learnt in this short time. Our tutor was fabulous. Thank you.