British Sign Language Level 1

Middlesbrough Adult Education Service
In Middlesbrough

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Important information

Typology Course
Level Beginner
Location Middlesbrough
Class hours 60h
  • Course
  • Beginner
  • Middlesbrough
  • 60h

This course is designed to enable learners to communicate with Deaf people in BSL on a range of topics that involve simple every day language.
Suitable for: Those who: Wish to acquire basic language skills to facilitate simple communication with Deaf people. Wish to acquire new language skills as part of a programme of study. Wish to progress to more advanced study and/or employment using BSL in the future. Are studying for personal development. Are parents, family, friends or colleagues of deaf people.


Where and when

Starts Location
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Ormesby Road, TS3 OHB, North Yorkshire, England
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Starts On request
Ormesby Road, TS3 OHB, North Yorkshire, England
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City & Guilds 7303 Level 3 & 4

martin smith
4.0 23/04/2012
What I would highlight: Very worthwhile as regards gaining employment
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Course programme

British Sign Language Level 1

Course Information

This course is approved and validated by Signature (previously CACDP).

The course provides an introduction to BSL and is suitable for all learners.

What Will I Learn?

The qualification is divided into three units, each of which can be achieved separately. They are:

  • Introduction to BSL
  • Conversational BSL
  • BSL at school, college or work.

To achieve the full Level 1 certificate in BSL, candidates are required to pass all units. The short practical assessments take place at the end of each term.

What Can I Do Next?

Learners may wish to progress to Level 2 Signature Certificate in British Sign Language.

Course Duration:

  • Hours per Week 2
  • Number of Weeks 30
  • Terms 0
  • Total Hours 60.

Additional information

Payment options: Additional assessment fees for Level 1 is £53

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