Basic BSL for Work

Ref: C2527747

In this beginner's course, you will learn the basics of British Sign Language with a view to applying it in a workplace setting. You will learn to finger-spell using the BSL alphabet, use the BSL number system, learn to ask and answer questions and hold simple conversations on everyday topics.

Course aim

To provide a basic understanding and working use of BSL with a view to applying it in a workplace setting

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Use the BSL alphabet to fingerspell names
  • Use the BSL number system
  • Ask and answer simple questions relevant to the workplace, using BSL
  • Engage in short conversations on everyday topics, in BSL
  • Use NMF (Non-manual features) to aid expression and meaning when using BSL

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

No

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

View full course information sheet

Basic BSL for Work

Is this course right for me? Request more information

This course is not available for online enrolment.

Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

Not sure or have further questions? Contact courseenquiries@wea.org.uk

Visa Credit payments supported by RBS WorldPay Visa Debit payments supported by RBS WorldPay Visa Electron payments supported by RBS WorldPay Mastercard payments supported by RBS WorldPay Maestro payments supported by RBS WorldPay JCB payments supported by RBS WorldPay Solo payments supported by RBS WorldPay
RBS WorldPay Payments Processing