Level 1 Award in British Sign Language

COURSE AIM: This qualification is designed to teach learners to communicate with Deaf people in British Sign Language (BSL) on a range of topics that involve simple, everyday language use.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: A fun and lively course which develops learner’s BSL signing and receptive skills which will allow learners to participate in simple conversations with Deaf people. The course will introduce you to the local Deaf community and you will learn more about the language and culture of Deaf people.

WHAT ARE THE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS? The Level 1 award can be taken without any previous BSL experience at any level.

The Level 1 award consists of 3 units:

BSL 101,

BSL 102

BSL 103.

To achieve the Level 1 award candidates must complete 64 hours of taught sessions plus 26 hours of home study. In total the award will take 90 hours to complete.

Fees are split in to tuition fees and exam fees and must be paid at time of booking prior to the start of the course.

COURSE INFORMATION: 

DAYSTART TIMEFINISH TIMENO OF WEEKSLEVELSTART DATEFINISH DATEHOLIDAY DATEFULL PRICE
THURSDAY18:00:0021:00:0022BEG31/10/201719/06/201819/12/2017 + 26/12/2017 + 02/01/2018 + 20/02/2018+
03/04/2018+
10/04/2018+17/04/2018+29/05/2018
£275 TUITION PLUS £100 EXAMINATION FEE

DO I NEED ANYTHING FOR THE FIRST CLASS? Learners may find it useful to have access to filming equipment which can be mobile phone, iPad or camcorder.

Please inform learning4Life at time of booking of any special needs or requirements.

PROGRESSION: Once Level 1 is completed then learners can progress on to Level 2 Certificate in British Sign Language.

VENUE: Learning4Life at The Wordsley School. 01384 816043.

If Learning4Life are unable to recruit the minimum number required for this class, we reserve the right to cancel. Full refunds will be offered in these circumstances.