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British Sign Language (BSL) taster class

A short intro to BSL

  • 15 British pounds
  • Shropshire Chamber of Commerce

Service Description

Who should attend: People who want a friendly introduction to BSL. Learn some basic signs and find out more about a language used by more than 87,000 people. Topics covered: · Learn how to fingerspell the alphabet · And greeting signs · Discover the importance of facial expressions and body language · Find out about effective communication tips Imagine a place where everyone speaks the same language, and you're the only one that doesn't. BSL is the bridge that allows profoundly Deaf people in the UK to communicate with hearing people, and each other. British Sign Language is an amazing skill to have to communicate effectively with Deaf people. It consists of hand movements, hand shapes, as well as facial expressions and lip patterns to demonstrate what people want to say. This class is taught by Jo, who is Deaf herself. If you enjoy this session you might like to try our six week course also taught by Jo.

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • 5 Henry Close, Shrewsbury, UK