Sign Language – Introduction
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* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information
* Only free for North Yorkshire addresses/Postcodes – there would be a fee for anyone in the West Yorkshire/Lancashire addresses/Postcodes – please ring before applying
Interested in learning sign language either to enhance your career, be able to support others or simply to learn a new skill
This course is for those who have no previous knowledge of British Sign Language. It aims to give students a basic knowledge of signs so that they can participate in simple everyday communicative situations.
The course may be of particular value for individuals seeking a career in health or education, or for those who have contact with deaf people through work, friends or family. The course does not lead to a formal qualification.
During this course you will learn how to:
- Understand short, simple messages
- Demonstrate an ability to use a basic vocabulary and a simple grammar
Part-time courses are term-time only.
See our term dates for further information.
Did you know that some of our courses are free if you earn less than £20,319 (£21,255 if you live in West Yorkshire, difference in qualifying earning amounts is due to local authority funding regulations). Call 01756 693 309 for further information.