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Deaf Awareness and Introduction to British Sign Language

  • Where:
    St Helens YMCA, College Street St Helens, Lancashire, WA10 1TF
  • When:
    4 December
    10:00am to 4:00pm
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  • Contact:
    01772 305215
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Deaf Awareness and Introduction to British Sign Language
The course is designed for participants who want an overview of Deaf Awareness and an Introduction to British Sign Language. The course will give participants an insight into Deaf Culture and History to give them a better understanding of how Deaf culture has developed over the years.

The course will also look at how to make your organisation Deaf friendly looking at your environment, the way you make contact and also how to engage.

The course is also suitable for people who want to learn British Sign Language as a hobby.

The course will cover the following:
• The History of the Deaf Community
• Introduction to Deaf Culture
• Introduction to British Sign Language- Fingerspelling, greetings, numbers etc
• Statistic on Deafness in the U.K
• Legal responsibility
• Making your organisation Deaf friendly

The cost of the one day course is only £60. To book your place please:
• Visit our website -
• Email us – info@paisleytrainingandconsultan

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