Interested in learning British Sign Language?

Royal Association for Deaf people is running a level 1 British Sign Language (BSL) course at its Head Office in Colchester, starting on 20th September 2017.

The course is aimed at complete beginners and the learner will gain a national recognised qualification Level 1 Certificate in BSL.

The group will consist of a small number of learners and the course will be delivered by a qualified teacher who is a native BSL user and a registered/qualified tutor.


Every Wednesday, 2 hours – term time only, 10.30 am – 12.30 pm, starting in September 2017 until July 2018.


£380 inclusive of all resources and tutoring, registration and exam fees made to Signature.


64 hours of study and assessment during term time only.

3 Assessments:

101 Introduction to BSL

102 Conversational BSL

103 Communicate about everyday life

Further Information

For further details about the course and to secure your place, please email or contact us on 0845 688 2525 (voice phone) or via minicom 0845 688 2527.

Places will be offered on a first come, first served basis.