Deaf Awareness & BSL Taster Training – 3 hours Online

Training outline:

  • Causes and variations of deafness
  • Communication methods
  • Use of technology
  • Supporting Deaf employees and customers
  • Deaf facts
  • Q & A
  • Interactive Fingerspelling & BSL Tutorial

This Deaf Awareness training will give you a basic understanding of deafness, communication tips and methods. We’ll also explain how to best support deaf customers and employees, and we’ll share insights into deaf culture and our community.

Our interactive and fun session provides opportunities to discuss topics through breakout rooms online. The training also includes interactive BSL and Fingerspelling tutorials with our team.

For more information, please contact us.

What People Are Saying…

“Condensed within a couple of hours is a really effective introduction to BSL as well an an invaluable discussion on how to support our deaf and hard of hearing colleagues and visitors.”

“Great introduction to deaf awareness and BSL. Made me want to learn more!”

“This course is really useful especially the fingerspelling events.”

Company: m25 consortium of academic libraries

Kathleen Grehan - Tutor