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British Sign Language Taster Session – Funded by Skills for Care

November 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

For Personal Assistants, Care Workers and Communication Support Workers who works for deaf, deafblind or hard of hearing Direct Payment/Personal Budget users/employers.

Who is the workshop for?

  • Deaf or deafblind people who have Direct Payment/Personal Budget/Personal Health Budget/Independence Budget or use their own money to employ PA(s)/CWs/CSWs.
  • Personal Assistants or Care workers working for a deaf or deafblind Direct Payment/Personal Budget/Personal Health Budget/IE employer.

About the workshop

This workshop will focus on learning basic sign language, simple gestures & facial expressions to assist with improving communication.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge on:

  • basic sign language
  • how communication works
  • some facial expressions and gestures.


November 10
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Events Team