BSL Level 1

 Level 1  Award in BSL 

This qualification is designed to teach learners to communicate with Deaf people in British Sign Language on a range of topics that involve simple, everyday language use. 


Level 1 Award in British Sign Language is suitable for those who:

  • want to learn basic language skills to communicate simple conversations with Deaf people
  • want to learn new language skills as part of a programme of study
  • want to progress to more advanced study and/or employment using BSL in the future
  • are studying for personal development
  • are parents, family, friends or colleagues of Deaf people.

 Level 1 Award in British Sign Language is suitable for all ages, including pre-16.


The course is divided in to three units each with their own assessments.

  • 101 -  Introduction to BSL
  • 102 -  Conversational  BSL
  • 103 -  Communicate in BSL about everyday life

Entry Requirement:    None, just enthusiasm!

Course Length:           20 sessions (plus 1 hour weekly home learning)

Venue:                          CARDIFF

Fees:                             £325 inclusive (Installment Payment Plan can be arranged)

Dates:                           next course - September 2021

(register your interest by emailing us on [email protected])



Level 1 intensive course - none planned at present - we can arrange bespoke level 1 courses (minimum number of participants required)

Please contact the office for dates/ email us [email protected]

Venue:       Cardiff

This format is ideal for those wishing to work within the deaf community and  need to  understand and use BSL in a short space of time.

Contact the office to register your interest.


 Contact   us if you or your Company would like a tailor made  course.