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Deaf Awareness Training

  • 2 hours
  • 200 British pounds
  • Shropshire Chamber of Commerce

Service Description

Who should attend: This session is aimed at anyone to may come into contact with people who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing and would like to offer an inclusive and accessible service. Overview: This 2 hour session will provide participants with an understanding of how to communicate with someone who is Deaf or someone struggling to communicate due to their deafness and think about the effective changes they can make in their workplace or at home. Topics covered: • Important communication tips, what to do and what not to do • British Sign Language (BSL) – learn how to sign the alphabet and get to know a few basic signs in BSL, the preferred language of over 87,000 deaf people in the UK • Find out how easy lip reading is and have a go yourself! • Learn basic Hearing Aid maintenance • The importance of using qualified and registered BSL interpreters

Contact Details

  • 5 Henry Close, Shrewsbury, UK