2023thu12jan(jan 12)10:00 amthu23mar(mar 23)12:00 pmBritish Sign Language (Daytime) - FULLThis funded short taster course will introduce you to British Sign LanguageColeridge Community CollegeDay:Thursday length of course: 10 weeks
January 12 (Thursday) 10:00 am - March 23 (Thursday) 12:00 pm
Coleridge Community College
Radegund Rd, Cambridge CB1 3RJ
length of course
Brief Description: Are you interested in learning British Sign Language (BSL)? This introduction course will give you a taste of BSL. Explore British Sign Language as a communication, and a language
Are you interested in learning British Sign Language (BSL)? This introduction course will give you a taste of BSL. Explore British Sign Language as a communication, and a language tool.
Topics covered will include deaf awareness, lip reading and receptive language skills.
BSL is now a recognised language, if you have always wanted to find out more, get booked onto the short, funded course.
This course is funded by Cambridgeshire Skills, so full attendance is required; you will also need to complete an enrolment form so that the office can apply for the funding and complete an individual learning plan weekly with your tutor.
This course is fully funded if:
You are over 19 years old
You live within Cambridgeshire and Peterborough combined authority
and have lived in the UK / an EEA country for the last 3 years.
Contact the office if you would like to confirm your eligibility.
If you do not qualify for funding but would still like to attend contact the office for a price.
Previous Experience and Knowledge Needed?
This course is suitable for learners who are new to signing. No experience needed
By the end of the course, you will have the opportunity to:
• Learn the alphabet
• Introduce yourself in BSL
• Learn signs for colours, weather and transport
• Look at lip reading skills and receptive language skills
Extra costs on the course for example text book, materials or equipment:
For the first session you will need to bring:
Pen/Pencil and notepad/paper
On completion of this course, what might your next steps be?
A level 1 accredited course in BSL.
Adult Learn and Train offer courses through-out the year.
Try similar courses or maybe look at learning something completely new.
You will find provision on some Saturday and Sunday’s , you will also find courses available in the day and evening at different venues in Cambridge. Courses vary in length from one-off sessions to 10 weeks or more.
TO BOOK YOUR PLACE
This course is operating a waiting list. Contact the Adult Learn and Train office: firstname.lastname@example.org / 01223 712340 to get added to the waiting list