Tag Archives: British Sign Language Training

National Inclusion Week

Next week is National Inclusion Week – a time when businesses focus on what they need to do to make their work environment inclusive for everyone. Deaf Awareness is a key area where many companies are realising they need staff training in order to be inclusive and accessible for Deaf colleagues and customers. A busy […]

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Summer Coffee & Sign

This July we are trying something new – British Sign Language taster sessions in garden centre coffee shops. To be held on Wednesday mornings, 10.30am – 11.30am at a different venue each week, the aim is to share a little Deaf culture and an introduction to BSL signs (while eating cake and drinking coffee!) Ideal […]

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Santa’s Challenge

It’s a very important time of year for Santa, and how frustrating when the Christmas elves don’t understand him. Kathleen and Paul had great fun filming this clip to illustrate the importance of mouthpatterns when signing BSL. Sometimes signs have the same handshape and a completely different meaning. It is the non-manual features which make […]

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