iBSL Level 6 course - September 2018

Due to the success of our current iBSL Level 6 course, qualified teacher Kathleen Grehan is excited that it will run again from September 2018. The course is open to students who have successfully completed BSL Level 3 and above. Preference will be given to candidates with Level 4 but Level 3 students with strong BSL skills should also apply. For full course details see iBSL Level 6  Please complete a booking form to express your interest.

Finished Level 4 – Ready for the next step?
Dot Sign Language are happy to arrange a FREE one hour, one to one session when we can tell you about the course and see if it is right for you.

Please contact us to book a session, if you are interested. Informal interview should take place between 2nd October and 22nd December.

Teachers cannot be contacted between 23rd December and 19th January. However, if you have any problems during this period office staff can offer support.

VENUE: BSL Level 6 course to be held at University of Surrey, Guildford on Saturdays starting September 2018 (timetable to be arranged).

If you are interested in the Level 6 course please contact us using the Get in a Touch button below.

Qualification Structure

The qualification is divided into three units as follows:

IBSL6AUN: Understand complex BSL in a wide range of work situations
(Unit Number: D/505/2884)

IBSL6ASN : Use complex BSL in a wide range of work situations
(Unit Number: H/505/2885)

IBSL6ALN : BSL Linguistics Theory & Practice
(Unit Number: K/505/2886)

All three units can be achieved separately, but the full Level 6 Certificate in British Sign Language Studies can only be given if there is a PASS in each unit.

The course is assessed using 8 units of assessment.


Course Schedule

DATE: Alternate Saturdays, starting 8th September 2018

TIME: 10am – 4pm

TEACHER:  Kathleen Grehan/Freelance Teachers/Deaf Models

VENUE:  15 AC 03, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH

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University of Surrey

University of Surrey


Course Pricing

The Level 6 Certificate in BSL consists of a total qualification time of 100 hours with a guided learning element of 40 hours. This is made up of classroom/teaching time, individual or group tutorials and feedback on observed practice and assessment.  In addition it is expected that students will spend at least 60 hours doing individual study/practice.



£1600 (including subscription to Signworld and Assessment fees)


£1800 (including subscription to Signworld and Assessment fees)

Fees are payable two weeks before the start of the course but we do offer the option of paying in instalments.

For full course details see iBSL Level 6

Dot Sign Language makes every effort to ensure that courses are run as advertised. However, a course may be cancelled if insufficient students enrol, so please do not delay in signing up!