Introduction to British Sign Language

Level 1 Diploma

Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College

Further Details





Course Start Date

Tuesday 16th January 2024

Course Duration

Part-Time, 23 Weeks

Course Time

10:00 - 13:15

Course Fee

£ 225.00
You may be eligible for support with your tuition fees - please visit the college website - funding and finance page for further information

Course Code


Course Overview

This course will help you to develop both your skills and confidence in using British Sign Language.

Course Requirements

Ideally, learners should have undertaken an introductory to British Sign Language course.

What you will Learn


Learners will be asked to deliver two short presentations.


Enrol onto further language or employment training. Staff will advise the most appropriate next step.

Career Options

Further progress to the following may be possible –

SEN Teacher
BSL Instructor
BSL Interpreter
Teaching Assistant
Social Worker

Mandatory Units

The qualification is divided into three units as follows:

Introduction to BSL
Conversational British Sign Language
Communicate in British Sign Language about Everyday Life.

Contact Details

For further information please contact T: 0161 886 7070 or E:

Extra Costs Involved

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Hours Per Week

How Long To Complete

Programme Structure

Contact Details


Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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